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Study In USA

Top Universities, Courses, Eligibility, Tution Fees, Scholarships And Visa Requirements

Find Out The Top Universities Intakes, Courses, Eligibility, Tuition Fees, And Scholarships to Study In USA.

The USA is one of the best and most standardized countries that can provide international education. If you plan to study abroad, then the USA can be the best option for you. It is the study destination of most international students in the world. There are many reasons why international students want to study in the US including the quality of the education, the unique curriculum, the multicultural environment, and the abundance of opportunities.

Why Study in USA?

As more and more international students choose the United States to broaden their experiences and continue their education, the number of students from many other countries. So, why do you think most students study in the USA? According to education experts, the reason one chooses to study in the USA is because of the academic excellence, flexible education system, a great support system for international students, vibrant campus life, research opportunities, and cultural diversity in the USA.

Entry requirements for international students

You must meet minimum academic and English level entry requirements in order to apply for a US degree as an international student. For entry into your chosen degree, you will need a minimum Grade Point Average 4-point scale GPA equivalent to your grades from your previous study – high school diploma or undergraduate degree.

Undergraduate Bachelor Degree

To obtain the undergraduate Bachelor Degree in USA, you need to-

  • Pass standardized tests like- GRE, GMAT, MCAT, LSAT
  • Diploma from a high school or its equivalent
  • Minimum GPA of 2.50 to 3.60 in the previous study
  • The TOEFL score has to be between 61 and 89, or an equivalent score
  • Motivation letter or statement of purpose
  • Writing sample
  • Application fee

Postgraduate Master’s Degree

USA Higher education is a popular choice for many students. To obtain a masters degree in the USA you will need-

  • A recommendation letter;
  • In the case of PhD and postdoctoral candidates, a research proposal;
  • Results from the GRE or GMAT, if needed;
  • Evidence of fluency in English (TOEFL/IELTS tests)
  • An explanation of your goals and how you can contribute to the course.

Doctoral Degree

To obtain a doctorate or post-study degree as an international student, you will need-

  • Transcripts for your university degree or courses
  • Completed application form
  • Resume or CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • GMAT or GRE scores
  • Recommendation letters
  • English language tests, such as IELTS or TOEFL
  • Application fee

Best courses to study in USA

International students in the United States usually select Engineering, Health Sciences, Computer Science, Business Management, Information Technology, Physics, and Information Technology, etc. courses to study.

What is the Cost to Study in the USA?

International students remain attracted to the US for its popularity and affordability, but it is also one of the most expensive study destination choices. So, it is better to be prepared for the cost you will be paying. The cost of tuition fees and other costs in USA are given below:

ProgramsTuition fees Living Cost
Undergraduate $20,000 to $40,000 per year$800 -$3,000 per month
Graduate $20,000 to $45,000 per yearSame as above
Doctorate $28,000 to $55,000 per yearSame as above

Available scholarship to study in USA

In order to assist international students in funding their studies, USA universities and colleges provide a variety of scholarships depending on the field of study. Generally, you need a good academic score to qualify for most scholarships, but it can also depend on the subject and the level of your degree. The fact that extracurricular activities and volunteering can be taken advantage of in some scholarships.

The scholarship programs offered by the USA government are given below:

  • Microsoft Scholarships- For undergraduate students
  • Humphrey Fellowship Program- For Master’s students
  • Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation scholarship- For post-graduate students
  • Foreign Fulbright Student Program- For Ph.D. and Masters Students
  • Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarship- For students studying topics such as Disease prevention and treatment, community and economic development, peace and conflict prevention, etc.

Best University list to Study in USA

Some of the best universities to study in USA are:

  • Harvard University
  • Baylor University
  • Roosevelt University
  • MIT
  • James Madison University
  • The University of Tulsa
  • Stanford University
  • Queens College, City University of New York
  • University of Manitoba
  • Arizona State University

University of California – UC Berkeley

How to Apply as an International Student?

As an international student, you first need to check the requirements of the application to study in the USA. then you need to choose a university you want to get into, then the desired program. University admissions and college admissions are both used to admit students to tertiary education. In some countries, independent organizations or government agencies conduct the standardized admission exam and process applications. In order to apply, you must do so by the deadline. British council offers you tests and more information.

The application process for Admission

Applying for admission usually involves the following steps:

  • Discover the colleges and courses you’re interested in
  • Information can be found on schools’ websites and by contacting them
  • You have to take the SAT, ACT, GMAT, GRE, TOEFL, and IELTS entrance exams
  • Ask for LORs and write SOPs
  • You should apply to colleges that match your interests
  • Interview yourself via video with the colleges you were shortlisted for
  • When you are accepted, you should apply for a student visa

Visa Requirements for studying in USA

International students have the opportunity to study in the US, but first, they must apply for a student visa. Applicants for this visa must have earned a place at a SEVP-approved university and show proof that they have sufficient funds for the duration of the course along with a confirmation that they plan to depart the US after the course is concluded. A US embassy interview will be scheduled for you, and you must bring your complete application form and supporting documents


So, that was all about studying in USA. If you decide to take part in the social and cultural scene surrounding you while you study abroad, you will likely find that colleges and universities in the United States offer a wide variety of academic, cultural, and athletic activities that will enrich your experience.


The top universities for international students are- Harvard University, Baylor University, Roosevelt University, MIT, James Madison University, and Stanford University.

The cost if studying in the USA are- Undergraduate costs $20,000 to $40,000 per year, Graduate programs cost$ 20,000 to $45,000 per year and Doctoral degree costs $28,000- $55,000 per year.

Yes, you can work while studying in a USA community college. The experience is valuable while you are studying abroad and you can earn some money to pay expenses. Students from foreign countries have the right to work in the US for up to 20 hours per week during academic sessions and part-time during the summer. However, after the completion of a degree student may get a full-time job under optional practical training (OPT).

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