USA is one of the study destinations which are very popular among students for PhD programs because of the below reasons:
- Internationally recognized degree programs
- Diverse range of courses
- Research and international exposure
- Funding. Universities offer Teaching and Research Assistantship also.
- Renowned faculty
The U.S. is the preferred destination for students because U.S. higher educational institutions offer: academic excellence, cutting-edge technology, extensive support services for international students, generous funding opportunities, and a wide variety of educational options, flexible curricula and hands-on training.
Duration- The duration ranges from minimum 3 years -5 years.
Average Cost- PhD is a university funded course. However, university may give partial funding too. The cost can range from US$28,000 to US$40,000 per year.
Admissions Requirement- GRE is a mandatory requirement. GRE subject test is recommended in most of the universities and required in few top notch universities.
Language Test Requirement: TOEFL or IELTS.
Intake- Major Intake is September (Fall) Intake. Very few universities offer spring intake.
Deadlines- November- February