IELTS – English Proficiency Test

IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is the world’s most popular English language test. More than 2.5 million IELTS tests are taken each year. Taking IELTS can help you live, study and work around the world. More than 9,000 organisations in 140 countries accept IELTS, including government, academic and employment institutions. IELTS is the only English language test accepted for immigration purposes by all countries that require one.  IELTS is jointly owned by the British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Read More …

MBA Programs that Accept the GRE General Test

The following business schools accept GRE® General Test scores for admission to some or all of their MBA programs. In addition, there are many specialized master’s and doctoral programs in business that accept GRE General Test scores. See the complete list of institutions (PDF) using GRE® scores and their official ETS code number. United States and U.S. Territories Alabama Auburn University Auburn Auburn University Montgomery (EMBA) Alabama A & M University Florida Institute of Technology Redstone Samford University South University Read More …

Introduction to the Verbal Reasoning Measure The Verbal Reasoning measure of the GRE® General Test assesses a candidate’s ability to analyze and evaluate written material and synthesize information obtained from it, analyze relationships among component parts of sentences and recognize relationships among words and concepts. Verbal Reasoning questions appear in several formats, each of which is discussed in detail in the corresponding sections linked to below. About half of the measure requires the test taker to read passages and answer Read More …

TOEFL overview

TOEFL stands for Test of English as a Foreign Language. It measures the ability of non-native speakers of English to students utilise their skills of listening, reading, speaking and writing and is one of the most widely respected and recognised English-language tests in the world. Most people who take the TOEFL are planning to study at a university or college where English is the medium of instruction. However, the test is also used by immigration departments to issue residential and Read More …

All about IELTS

The IELTS is a globally recognised English test. Statistics show that over 1.4 million applicants take the test each year to apply for overseas education and employment. Over 6,000 institutions in 135 countries recognise this test. The IELTS is conducted in over 500 international centres, four times in a month. A number of people from different backgrounds appear for the test, making it one of the most accepted forms of international testing. This makes it imperative for aspirants to plan Read More …

Studying in the US – Cost estimate

What will be the budget for studying in the USA? Here are some pointers to expenditure types. Pre-departure Expenditure When we talk about the budget for studying in the US, we also have to consider the amount you will spend before departure, during the application process. i) University Application Fee The fee will vary from USD 30 to USD 110 (INR 2,004 to INR 7356). You will also need to mind the courier charge you will have to incur since Read More …