Study Abroad - How To Identify A Fake University?

Study Abroad - How To Identify A Fake University?

Study Abroad - How To Identify A Fake University

When they think about their study abroad dream, many candidates forget about other things and due to their lesser focus on other areas, some of them are getting deceived by fake universities operating abroad. Recently, the University of Northern Virginia was shut down on the grounds of absence of proper accreditation and this is an alarm for Indians and students from other nations to be careful about identifying fake universities.

For students aspiring for foreign education, the most important process involves selection of the right university and it is generally a time consuming process. Getting into a good school can surely enhance the chances of succeeding in the future with respect to acquiring knowledge, career prospects and getting lucrative job opportunities as well. If a wrong selection is made, there are heavier chances of the career coming to a stake. Earlier, until around 1990s, bad educational institutions were restricted to their respective geographical areas. On the other hand, in the present circumstances, the great tool called internet has revolutionized the way in which education is turning out to be a business all over the world. This development of the internet world has made the dodgy operators to move swiftly and easily into the virtual world. Here are the tips for identifying fake universities abroad:

Watch out for tall promises and claims:

Some institutions claim to be a part of college or university, it is highly important to check the claims made. The important point to remember here is that the strengths of good institutions are expert faculty members and the courses offered and not tie-ups.

Type of course:

As per the immigration laws of many countries, it is important that most of the international students should enroll into full-time courses and should maintain full-time student status.

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When they think about their study abroad dream, many candidates forget about other things and due to their lesser focus on other areas, some of them are getting deceived by fake universities operating abroad. Recently, the University of Northern Virginia was shut down on the grounds of absence of proper accreditation and this is an alarm for Indians and students from other nations to be careful about identifying fake universities.

For students aspiring for foreign education, the most important process involves selection of the right university and it is generally a time consuming process. Getting into a good school can surely enhance the chances of succeeding in the future with respect to acquiring knowledge, career prospects and getting lucrative job opportunities as well. If a wrong selection is made, there are heavier chances of the career coming to a stake. Earlier, until around 1990s, bad educational institutions were restricted to their respective geographical areas. On the other hand, in the present circumstances, the great tool called internet has revolutionized the way in which education is turning out to be a business all over the world. This development of the internet world has made the dodgy operators to move swiftly and easily into the virtual world. Here are the tips for identifying fake universities abroad:

Watch out for tall promises and claims:

Some institutions claim to be a part of college or university, it is highly important to check the claims made. The important point to remember here is that the strengths of good institutions are expert faculty members and the courses offered and not tie-ups.

Type of course:

As per the immigration laws of many countries, it is important that most of the international students should enroll into full-time courses and should maintain full-time student status. So, it is important to consider the final degree or diploma that will be awarded at the end of the course. The reason is that part-time classes, weekend, once in a week or evening courses do not have any good value in the job market as well. So, it is crucial to check the type of courses offered by the university before enrolling.

Name of the institution:

The important point to be remembered by applicants is that the college named ‘Cambridge College’, need not be part of the great Cambridge University. This is the arena, where many students get duped. It is also important to remember that the term ‘University of XYZ’ denoting a university, need not denote the same university, when it is called as ‘XYZ University’.

Course length:

If an institution claims that a long-term course will be offered within a short period that too with internships and job offers, the applicants must be much more careful. For instance, if an individual can earn a Bachelor’s degree within 6 months or a year, it is surely going to be an offer made by a fake university.

In addition to these signs, the applicants should also be careful, when there are some irregularities in the fee structure and errors in the official website of the institution.

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0 # Aarush 2018-07-18
Hello, I want to make career in engineering but so confused about its branch, Please suggest me the best branch which would have good scope in future, also suggest good colleges in Navsari.
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0 # Pallavi 2018-07-19
You should take branch according to your interest, if you have interest in software or programming choose computer science, if you have interest in machines, choose mechanical, etc, some good engineering colleges are Smt Niruben D Patel PTC for Girls ; S.s.agrawal Institute Of Management & Technology
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0 # Lakshay 2018-06-27
Hello. I am from North Sikkim, plz tell me What are the points to consider for selecting a B. Ed college?
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0 # Pallavi 2018-06-28
You should consider the fee structure and if you consider doing this course from other place except North Sikkim, you should consider hostel facilities, you shouldalso consider whether the subject in which you wish to continue this course is available in the college.
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0 # Aarush 2018-06-20
I am from Solan, plz tell me the time duration of MBBS course in India
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0 # Shruti 2018-06-21
In India, the present duration of MBBS course is 5.5 years, The actual course period is 4.5 years and one year of rotating internship should be completed, you can find some good MBBS colleges in Solan-Solan Homeopathic Medical College And Hospital, Barog Bye-pass, Kumarhatti, Distt. Solan
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0 # Aarav 2018-05-16
Hii, I am from South Garo Hills, plz tell me Do all the IIMs provide a degree or Diploma?
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0 # Shruti 2018-05-17
Hello, good to see that you are from South Garo Hills, The IIMs provide a diploma certificate at the completion of the course.
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0 # Aarav 2018-05-02
Hello, I am from Mathura I have secured 8,000 rank in NEET, plz let me know whic college I can get
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0 # Mukesh 2018-05-03
Hii, for finding MBBS college you can go through mock counselling , please visit here- mock counselling, you can also get good MBBS college in Mathura.
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0 # Priyansh Older than three months
Is there any entrance test for B. Ed course, can you plz suggest good colleges in Tirunelveli
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
Different states in India conduct different entrance exam for admission in this course, These entrance tests generally test the language & proficiency, subject knowledge, reasoning and general awareness and teaching proficiency of applicants, find the list of B.Ed college in Tirunelveli-B.Ed in Tirunelveli
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0 # Himmat Older than three months
Hii, I am from Medinipur, I have completed 12th in science stream, looking career in engineering,Tell me about the fee details of best engineering colleges
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
hii, good to see that you are from Medinipur, There are very good career opportunities in engineering, you have taken very good decision, but if we talk about fee of best colleges its depend on college to college but the range is Rs. 50,000 to 1,50,000 per year
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0 # Nishith Older than three months
Hii, I am from Dharmapuri, I have completed 12th in science stream, looking career in engineering,Tell me about the fee details of best engineering colleges
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
hii, good to see that you are from Dharmapuri, There are very good career opportunities in engineering, you have taken very good decision, but if we talk about fee of best colleges its depend on college to college but the range is Rs. 50,000 to 1,50,000 per year
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0 # Lakshay Older than three months
Hello, I am from Thiruvallur, want to know How to get admission to MBBS at JIPMER
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0 # Mukesh Older than three months
For getting admission, you should go through online entrance test known as JIPMER MBBS, after clearing this you can get admission in this institute, you can also find other good MBBS institutes of Thiruvallur-Medical in Thiruvallur
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0 # Jayesh Older than three months
I belong to Kollam, plz tell me As per 2016 ranking, which is the best MBBS college in India
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0 # Mukesh Older than three months
The first position is held by Delhi AIIMS, followed by Vellore’s Christian Medical College, AFMC, Pune, Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi and the fifth position is held by the GGMC & SIR J.J. Hospital in Mumbai, you can also find some good colleges in Kollam- Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham - Kollam
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