You want to study abroad and have decided to make your dream come true. But the question is how you will proceed. Where will you go? How will you find or research a university fit for you?
This is not too complicated. You just have to think once and start the whole process of finding a good university. As much as you proceed in your research you become near to your goal. So, do not wait for it. Start it today!
You may think that it as a huge mountain to apply for a European university or in countries like China or anywhere else. Forget about all these things and focus on what you need and how you will get it.
To help you out we have assembled some things that will help you out. Give it a read.
Keep more than one option for study
Everyone has goals and dreams but it is not like you will get everything you want. It is good to have a goal but always be ready for any situation. Make a plan, in case you do not get admission to the desired university, what is the second option for you?
Always Stay Updated
It is important to be well updated about university requirements, criteria, the application process, and deadlines. If you are not aware of any of these things, you should contact any responsible person at the university. They can guide you better. If you do not do so, you may miss a chance.
Know the Process of Application
The application process may be different for different universities. Online application processing through the website is the primary way of submitting your documents. There may be an option to send documents by post. Some countries have special platforms for foreign students, to help them through the application process.
Pay Attention to Details
Applying through a proper process and fulfilling all the requirements is necessary so make sure you are applying in the right way. You can follow the described procedural steps of the online application processing system. Choose every option carefully. Read all terms and conditions.
If you do not do this thing carefully, you may miss some important information and even can miss a great opportunity.
Inspiring Cover/Motivation Letter
The motivation letter is required by most of the universities with the application form. Universities use this letter to assess student credibility. Therefore, make it interesting and inspiring by mentioning your aims and goals.
Follow our article “How to Write Motivation Letter” for details.
Paper Work and Documents
All documents should be verified by the respective authorities. Check before sending that stamp and signatures are present. Documents should be in the National language of the country where you are going to travel or study. Documents are your first impression and prove of your qualification so ready them with great care.
Not all countries have the same requirements and application procedures. Some have their own requirements like if you are applying to any university in Europe their requirements will be different from any Asian university.
Here we list out the requirements of some major countries.
Some famous European countries for study are Belgium, Italy, United Kingdome, Finland, Poland, Spain, Portugal, Denmark, Netherlands, France, Germany, Norway, Sweden, and Switzerland.
Universities of the United Kingdom have a UCAS system through which you can apply for a bachelor’s and postgraduate program. You have two options to process application
- UK PASS system
- University Website
Germany, Spain, Portugal, and Italy have a pre-application process. This is to check the eligibility of the candidate. This is processed through the embassy or any international office of the university.
Swiss equivalent for international baccalaureate that is also known as maturity the examination is a must to study in Switzerland.
The entrance test is required by EEA countries. This test is mostly written but it depends on the type, of course, you select for studies.
Universities in North America
If you want to study in the United State of America or Canada then get information and search for university before two years of application. To get authentic information, contact any responsible person from the university.
China is most famous for its studies among all Asian countries. To apply for a bachelor’s degree your age must be less than 30 years. For a Master’s degree or Ph.D., age should be less than 40.
Most of you dream to study in Australia as it has an ideal and most helpful system for foreign students.
UAC website is available that guides you for admission. The adviser gives you information about your course, syllabus, and qualification framework for higher studies. You can apply anywhere in the world through the online system. The need is to stay updated and informed.