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Step By Step Guide To Study Abroad – Admission, Scholarship, Application, and Visa process.

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Guide To Study Abroad.

If you want to study abroad from Bangladesh as international student then you have come to the right place. In this article, we are going to talk all about the details you will need to know to study abroad.

Want to study abroad from Bangladesh?

Every year many Bangladeshi students move to study abroad from Bangladesh to obtain better education quality, a more comfortable lifestyle, and better employment opportunities. You can gain a better understanding of the world by studying abroad, from learning new languages to appreciating other cultures. In today’s business world, these are all traits that modern employers value. You may therefore want to prepare yourself in advance for wanting to study abroad and actually taking the steps to make it happen.

Find out courses, universities, and locations that fit for you

The first thing you should do is choose the course you intend to study before choosing a country. If you do your research, you will find out which countries offer the best teaching methods for that course. A person’s student experience, their ability to connect, their memories, and their career path can be greatly influenced by the setting they are in. It includes the local culture, language, and surroundings as well as professional opportunities. Yet there are some things you might want to consider before selecting a country you want to study, like- affordability, lifestyle, safety, career, etc.

Talk to our OEVS international education counselors

It is very common to have confusion regarding the course and countries you choose when you decide to do your higher studies abroad. To help you with your decision the OEVS (Optimus Education & Visa Service) team is always there. The aim of Optimus Education & Visa Services is to create a link between your inner and outer expectations. With expert consultancy, we will give you information about where to apply, how to proceed, visa issues, tuition fees, and living expenses. OEVS’s consultancy will help you to study in abroad from Bangladesh. Hence, you can consider OEVS as a one stop solution for your step to higher education.

Check the requirements, policies, and procedures of Study Abroad from Bangladesh

After deciding the course and the country, you must check the requirements you need to have before applying. If you have the requirements to apply you should proceed accordingly. The requirement usually includes completing a minimum study. For example, if you are going to study for a bachelor’s then you must complete study till 12 grades. If you want to study for a master’s then you must finish bachelor’s. Then you would need to send the CV, application, educational documents, etc. to apply to your desired universities of your chosen country. If your application gets selected then you will be asked to give an admission test. If you pass then they will send you an acceptance letter.

List of documents required to study abroad from Bangladesh

  • The documents you will need to study abroad are-
  • Properly filled application form
  • Statement of Purpose (SOP)
  • Academic Transcripts
  • Academic Certificates
  • Letter of Recommendation (LOR)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV) or Resume
  • Related test scores such as IELTS, TOEFL, GRE, GMAT, etc.
  • Essays

Eligibility for Studying Abroad

Different programs may have different eligibility requirements for studying abroad. The different programs and their eligibilities are given below:

Bachelors

  • Any student above 16 years of age
  • Any student who have completed 12 years of education
  • Minimum GPA 4. in HSC
  • IELTS score of 6.5 or higher
  • Passport size photo
  • Study gap not more than 1.5 years
  • Apply to your chosen institution by filling out the admission application.
  • Ensure that you have applied for financial aid and scholarships.
  • Master’s
  • No age limit

Graduated with a bachelor’s degree

  • Result not be below CGPA 3 (some university also accepts below 3 CGPA)
  • Passport size photo
  • Proven interest in research-based studies
  • Proven proficiency in the English language by gaining required score on IELTS
  • Post-major experiences of at least 2-3 years
  • IELTS Score 6.5
  • Minimum GMAT score if you choose business courses
  • 2 recommendation letters
  • Your career objectives in the application letter

PhD

  • Minimum 16 years of completed study
  • Hold a Masters’s degree from a well-known university
  • Acceptance of the research proposal
  • Proven interest in research
  • Required IELTS, GMAT, GRE scores of the countries (varies from courses and counties)
  • Personal documents
  • Academic documents
  • Resume
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Post Work Permit

Create the winning application

While you send an application, everything remains common except the statement of purpose (SOP). This is where you can make the difference and it is essential that you craft a statement of purpose that will make you stand out. Describe the course you are passionate about and how you plan to complete it properly before building up a career in that field and making a difference. You will definitely get selected if you can write this convincingly in the application essay.

Offer acceptance

After you apply for the program in your chosen country and fulfill all the requirements and eligibility requirements, you will have to wait for some time before your application is accepted.

Apply for the visa

If your application gets accepted, you will receive a letter from your desired university. Then you can start applying for a student visa. For a student visa, you will need some basic things, like-

  • A valid passport
  • Acceptance letter of the approved school
  • Application fee payment
  • Non-immigrant visa application
  • Your passport size photograph
  • Previous academic documents
  • Evidence that you have sufficient funds to maintain your living expenses
  • These things might vary from country to country but, these are the basic documents you will need. You will get to know more about your course information and universities from your accepted university and other websites.

Finally, time to go

After completing all the application processes step by step, if you get the visa, you will be ready to go.

FAQ

The basic requirements for studying abroad are-

  • To be eligible, you must pass IELTS, TOEFL, and PTE, as well as general exams such as SAT, GMAT, GRE, and ACT with the expected marks of your desired country.
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • Passing previous academic classes with good grades
  • Previous academic documents
  • Financial ability

Visa

  • The application process to study abroad from Bangladesh are given below-
  • Check the requirements to study abroad
  • If you are already eligible then select desired program, course, and desired country
  • Apply to the desired university with necessary documents
  • If selected then apply for the visa

Governments and universities of different countries all over the world offer scholarships for international students who wish to study abroad including Bangladesh. So, yes. You can get a scholarship to study abroad if you have all the required qualifications.