Study in USA

Study in USA is one of the best educational place in for Indian students. Most of the aspirants today go for USA for their higher studies. USA has world’s top Universities, top educational institutes, American schools that provide the best education to the candidates.

Most of the candidates go to study USA for graduations and post graduation courses in all the fields.  Most of the students from India start studying Graduation degree from US. Graduation is the First course that most of the students opt to study in USA.

Then comes the professional programs or a master level degree programs. There are various Professional programs also being offered like MD, D.Pharmacy, and Doctor of Physiotherapy etc.Post graduate degree is also provided in USA at various levels. ‘Master of Arts (M.A), Master of Sciences (M.S), and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). Duration of these programs range from one to five years, depending upon the course and level of study. Most of the Master’s level programs are of two years and Doctoral level are of four years duration.

Admission to Post graduation Degree:

In order to get admission to these Post graduation courses in USA one should have a graduate degree in hand. There is certain entrance exams conducted for seeking admissions to various post graduate colleges in USA.  For MS and MA programs TOEFL and GRE General Test is conducted and For MBA and other Management related programs   TOEFL and GMAT entrance exam is conducted.

IELTS entrance exam (International English Language Testing System) is becoming popular even in the US too and is being accepted by many universities now.

Doctorate Degree:

Admission to doctoral level programs in usually done after completing Master's degree. But there are certain US universities that accept even those with a Bachelor’s degree. But, the length of program might be longer than for those with a Master’s degree. Typically, the duration of Doctoral level programs is between 3 and 6 years, depending on the field of research and university.

Compared to other countries admission procedure in USA has lot of competetion.There are various universities and colleges in USA who have their own selection criteria for seeking admissions. Students start applying from one year before to the colleges.

VISA Requirements and Stay

Students have to apply their VISA once the respected institution or school will accept the student. After accepting the students the respected institution or universities will send the required documents which are required to submit along with the VISA.

There are certain general requirements like the candidates should the certificate of completion of course study, should have sufficient funds to complete the course and few more requirements that are mentioned in the proposals.Accomadation is also very important in USA . In USA you are provided with two options- campus and off campus housing. Universities provide dormitories with necessary facilities. Or else you can easily a rent house off campus.

There are many good consultancies in India that provide the complete details regarding the Living expensed and complete US Education cost in India. Students can also work while studying in USA.Students are allowed to do part time jobs up to 20 hours per week as a full time student. During holidays this is extended up to 40 hours per week.

There will be few test conducted for seeking admissions in US Universities.

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language): TOEFL is the entrance exam conducted to check the English Proficiency for those students   those whose native is not english.The TOEFL Entrance exam syllabus includes speaking, listening, reading, and writing.

Graduate Record Examination (GRE): The GRE test is required for students to enroll in masters or doctoral programs in the arts, sciences, humanities, and engineering fields.

Students should get F1 Visa to study in USA.The cost of education in USA includes both Tution Fess and living expenses. The Admissions Office or postgraduate school department will send you information about their academic programs. This will include an application form. (You might be able to obtain a specific school's application form at your local educational advising center.) .

Students applying to U.S. colleges and universities have to write the examination like GMAT and GRE. International students must also take a test that measures English proficiency (TOEFL).These tests are given at test centers around the world.

In India these tests are held in most major cities round the year. You should send the test scores directly to the colleges or the universities you are applying.

There are many more things that has be submitted to the colleges and the universities but there are consultancies in India that will let you know regarding the other procedures, regarding the VISA Details, regarding the deposit and many more.

Cost of USA Education

The tuition fee is different for different universities and courses

Institute Type

Approx Tuition Fees

Private Institutions (High Cost)

$ 25,000

Private Institutions (Low Cost)

$ 15,000

State Institutions (High Cost)

$ 20,000

State Institutions (Low Cost)

$ 10,000

Approx Living Expenses
The approximate living expense in USA is about $10,000. It includes accommodation as well as other daily expenses. The main expenses can be approx. as below


$ 400 per month
(you can live alone with that amount in a place like Auburn or share an apartment with 6 people in NY)


$ 100 per month


$ 100 per month


$ 100 per month


$ 200 per month

Last Updated on Monday, 18 November 2013 14:36

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#168 Allison Sequeira 2014-09-25 20:04
I want to do my MBA in the USA please give me details about colleges, documents required, accommodation, fees...and how to apply
#167 mahesh jain 2014-08-22 11:30
i want to study in usa
pls send me all information
#166 Councelor2 2014-08-20 15:09
@sumit kumar
The bachelor of technology (commonly abbreviated as B.Tech. or B.Tech. (Hons) or BT) is an undergraduate academic degree conferred after completion of a three or four-year program of studies at an accredited university or accredited university-level institution.
In general, the degree is awarded to those who have undertaken a degree program which is additionally supplemented by either occupational placements (e.g. supervised practice or internships), practice-based classroom courses, or associate degrees. Due to these requirements, the degree normally takes at least four years.
#165 rita 2014-08-20 13:12
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#164 shyam 2014-08-19 12:03
i need assistance for study in USA, i want to apply for it
#163 manisha 2014-08-18 11:51
please provide contact details for guidance to apply for study in usa
#162 suman 2014-08-16 13:11
what are the entrance tests fr study in usa
#161 neha 2014-08-14 12:56
i want to do mba in USa pls tell the fees
#160 Councelor2 2014-08-12 13:26
@ buvanakarthik
these are some of good institutes for biotech in USA-
University of California - San Francisco
- University of Pennsylvania
- University of California - San Diego
- Johns Hopkins University
- Washington University - St. Louis
- University of Washington
- University of California - Los Angeles
#159 om prakash 2014-08-12 11:42
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#158 divya 2014-08-11 13:23
i want to study in usa and work as well pls guide me
#157 rajni 2014-08-08 08:24
i want to study MBA in usa, pls provide me details
#156 rita 2014-08-07 11:08
i hv completed my college now want to study in usa my mba pls suggest college
#155 sheetal 2014-08-05 11:45
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#154 vartika 2014-08-04 10:17
provide contact details for universities in USA
#153 arvind 2014-08-02 13:01
i want details for colleges in USA and student exchange program
#152 mukta 2014-08-01 14:26
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#151 niharika 2014-07-31 14:11
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#150 shimla 2014-07-25 13:15
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#149 mehar 2014-07-24 13:43
how much it cost to study in USA
#148 nirmal 2014-07-23 12:02
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#147 Priya 2014-07-21 12:55
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#146 mayank 2014-07-18 08:04
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#145 hari 2014-07-16 12:44
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#144 gaynesh 2014-07-15 14:01
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#143 mithun 2014-07-14 12:26
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#142 nilesh 2014-07-12 12:38
pls provide me details of some colleges in USA to study mba
#141 Councelor2 2014-07-12 07:04
Some universities to apply for MCA in USA are
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Nova Southeastern University
Stratford University
Texas A&M University Commerce
#140 prathamesh 2014-07-11 15:50
please provide me affordable collages to apply
and course in MCA pls tell me
#139 zulfi 2014-07-10 12:15
can i do mba course from university in usa from india