There was an interesting read on linked in last week from Vital and it resonated with some of our thoughts and mistakes we see international applicants make while applying to US colleges and Universities. The posts talk about couple of important points students should consider while applying to US colleges […]

Avoid these mistakes when applying to US Universities


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Happy Halloween dear readers. If you are new to US, you would be really amazed and spooked be the Halloween and how it is celebrated across the country. While for kids it is trick and treat, for college kids it is party time. Fraser college has a party to introduce […]

Happy Halloween


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  For students who wish to pursue Masters in US in civil engineering, here is a sample Statement of purpose (SOP) by one of the prospective students. Can you point out what is incorrect in this SOP and how can it be improved ? My desire and the motivation behind graduation in civil […]

Sample SOP for Civil Engineering



From October 28-30, Study in US team will be attending the Regional X conference in Albnay, NY. It is a little late for fall colors but we are excited about the NAFSA conference which brings in the best brains in International education. NAFSA: Association of International Educators is an association of individuals worldwide […]

We are travelling to Albany for NAFSA conference


Question of the day
Time to work those grey cells and answer today’s question of the day. A to-go restaurant is running a special where customers can choose from among 10 dishes to make up a takeout box with 5 choices. The manager finds that the number of different boxes possible is: A) 50 B) […]

GRE Quantitative Reasoning Question Of The Day – Oct 26


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Yesterday Linked in announced University ranking based on Career outcome. The noise over the rankings of the colleges has been increasing over last one year with Obama Administration announcing its own plan to have a ranking for colleges. Here are the rankings system 1. US news ranking 2. Forbes Ranking 3. […]

LinkedIn Introduces University Rankings



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Definition of Embedded System An embedded system is a computer system with a dedicated function within a larger mechanical or electrical system, often with real-time computing constraints.It is embedded as part of a complete device often including hardware and mechanical parts. By contrast, a general-purpose computer, such as a personal […]

Masters in Embedded System Engineering


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According to  Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) ,  Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering is defined as A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of computer controlled electro-mechanical systems and products with embedded electronics, sensors, and actuators; and which includes, but is not limited […]

MS in Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering


Still studying for GRE ?  Time to work those grey cells and answer today’s Quantitative Reasoning  Question of the day. A to-go restaurant is running a special where customers can choose from among 10 dishes to make up a takeout box with 5 choices. The manager finds that the number of different […]

GRE Quantitative Reasoning Question Of The Day – Oct 8



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It’s time for a little vocabulary workout for your GRE exams. Taking in small ‘bite size’ test of vocabulary on regular basis is the only way to overcome the mammoth size syllabus. Today we have a pool of six words. Below are four questions, try and select the word that […]

GRE Vocabulary Question Of The Day – Oct 7