About Admission Services
Under Profiling, our admissions experts conduct a detailed brainstorming session with students to understand their profile and background in terms of academic and/or professional background, career aspirations, financial budget and preferences.
a) Country Selection
Under Country Selection, the aim is to assist students in choosing the most appropriate study destination basis their preferences, overall profile, financial budget and career plans. Manya-The Princeton Review has a proven expertise in enabling students secure admission offers in countries across the globe such as USA, UK, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Germany, France and several other European nations.
b) Course Selection
Course selection is the most important decision for a student. Our expert counsellors provide extensive information/guidance on this critical piece to students and help them choose the most appropriate course.
Identifying the best set of universities to apply to is an extremely challenging and time-consuming activity for study abroad aspirants. Our admissions services aim to make this process simple and systematic, hassle-free and most result-oriented for students. Our top consideration is to help students choose the most appropriate list of universities based on their profile, preferences and aspirations, with the objective of maximizing their chances of admission. The counselors at Manya help students to apply to the right schools in the right way.
Our editing service is a class apart. It is a comprehensive & personalized service wherein the editing specialists play an instrumental role in enabling students maximize their chances of admission, in the universities of their choice. The editors engage personally with students to help them project their profile, achievements and goals in the most impactful manner via their written documents such as statement of purpose, essays, letters of recommendation and resume. The editing process at Manya does not involve any ghost writing. Editors do not write the documents from scratch. They conduct brainstorming sessions and guide students to think, research and discover themselves while writing the documents.
University Interview Preparation
An interview with a university’s admissions committee, most importantly for MBA applicants, plays a decisive role in the admissions process. Manya-The Princeton Review provides university interview prep service in order to prepare students (who have received interview call(s) from universities) ace the actual university interview and secure an admit. The service involves (i) sharing with students Tips/guidelines/probable questions for interview preparation, (ii) conducting 2-3 mock interview sessions with students (iii) providing feedback post mock sessions.
Application Review and Assistance
The entire process of applying to universities is a challenging exercise for students since it involves multiple steps. In this process, students should follow a university’s instructions to the letter and ensure that they submit the application as per the deadlines. Any type of error can jeopardize their chances of admission. Apart from preparing the written documents, there are so many other aspects involving a university application such as filling the application form, arranging for and sending transcripts and financial statements, submitting test score reports etc. Manya-The Princeton Review understands the application process inside and out by virtue of reviewing thousands of applications every year.
Our expert ACS members guide students through the whole visa process, regardless of the country they apply to, be it USA, US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong or any other country. Our Visa Counselling specialists guide students on the student visa process, giving comprehensive advice related to the visa application, required documentation, visa interview, etc. They keep a track of updates in visa regulations which ensure that our students get up-to- date information. Whether it is comprehending visa requirements, advising students on filling the visa application, answering queries, reviewing visa applications, or conducting mock visa interview sessions, our experts extend full support for all of the above.
Pre Departure Orientation
Each year we organize comprehensive sessions to prepare our students for smooth arrival at their destination college/university. We want students to feel comfortable in a foreign land right from the moment they arrive in that country. In these sessions, we also invite alumni to share their experiences and answer students’ queries.
The following aspects are covered during the pre-departure orientation sessions:
- Importance of attending the University Orientation and how to book etc
- Requirements for Enrolment
- IT requirements
- What to carry to the University
- Customs and quarantine
- Airport pick-up service
- Cost of living
- Cultural differences
- Visa Restrictions-Part time and post study
- Safety and security
- Teaching Methodologies
- How to make the best use of the international exposure?