What and How to Prepare for Masters Degree Abroad
 

What and How to Prepare for Masters Degree Abroad

In order to apply abroad, a graduate applicant needs to prepare the following:

1.    Standardized Tests
  • GRE (General + Subject)
  • TOEFL/IELTS
2.    Academic Transcripts
  • Semester wise marks card + Consolidated marks card (if offered by the university) of candidate's Bachelor degree's coursework

 3.    Application Forms
  • Applicants should fill the application carefully and with correct information
  • Education systems in different countries vary; hence the language on the application form should be read carefully before form filling.
  • Get the completed form proof read prior to final submission

4.    Extra Curricular Activities
  • Shows overall development of the student in varied interests
  • Community Service however not essential, but can help a lot
  • Display your ability and experience in management, organization and working with teams

5.    Recommendation Letters, Essays/SOP & Resume
  • Must Show Distinctiveness
  • Diversity
  • Intent in applying for a particular course
6.    Financial Documents
  • To assess the financial capability of the applicant.
  • These documents are required by the universities for issuing the I20.
  • Universities ask applicants to show amounts equivalent to 1 year’s tuition fees and living expenses
7.    Visa
       Getting a Visa is not easy; any of the following can lead to rejection:
  • Incomplete application
  • Wrong information
  • Improper documents
  • Insufficient proof of funding
  • Criminal activity
  • Possible intent of immigration

Tests to take:
  • GRE
  • TOEFL
  • IELTS