How to deal with homesickness when studying abroad?

Everyone expects studying abroad to be an incredibly exciting experience. However, one phenomenon that can hamper the entire experience is “homesickness.” Mostly fuelled by the cultural shock, homesickness can be a little daunting to deal with. Here are a few valuable tips, which will help you overcome homesickness with ease during your study abroad journey. 1. [...]

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Collegepond October 30, 2019 0 Comments

Saving on US taxes

Income Tax is something you can never escape, except in countries that have made themselves tax havens. As many Indians emigrate or go for their higher studies in the US, it is imperative that they acquaint themselves with the Income Tax architecture of the country. Being knowledgeable about the system ensures compliance, as violations of [...]

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Collegepond October 27, 2019 0 Comments

What is the US visa procedure?

The sheer happiness and feeling of euphoria on getting selected and receiving the confirmation of enrolment (COE) from your dream university is indeed unparalleled. But you are still one step away from living your dream and that is – getting your student visa.  Visa interview is an important step prior to the final confirmation of student [...]

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Collegepond August 27, 2019 0 Comments

Student Loans

Pursuing higher studies abroad has gained popularity over the years with young students aspiring to learn in a globally diverse environment provided by internationally reputed institutions. With the rising demand for skilled professionals in every field, studying abroad brings in excellent career growth opportunities. The variety of disciplines and interdisciplinary programs offered by Universities allow [...]

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Collegepond August 21, 2019 0 Comments

What are the tips to avoid visa refusal?

Your higher study dreams can come crashing down on your face, if you are not amply prepared for your F1 visa interview and trust me there is nothing more disappointing than getting your visa rejected even after having secured I-20 from a much sought-after college. Every visa category has some underlying eligibility criteria set forth [...]

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Collegepond June 18, 2019 0 Comments

ACT vs SAT – which is better?

While SAT VS ACT is an on-going debate, it is like comparing apples to oranges. Both vary considerably in their in structure and syllabus. You must ultimately opt for format you feel more comfortable with. Let’s examine two in detail and look at the main differences: ACT vs SAT 1. While SAT is an aptitude test, [...]

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Collegepond June 11, 2019 0 Comments
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