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All About TOEFL

All About TOEFL – Simplified !!! The TOEFL is basically a test of your proficiency in the English language. It consists of three sections which are timed individually. The first section is on Listening Comprehension where you are expected to listen to a recorded conversation and then answer a few questions based on what u’ve heard. What u’re being tested ...

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Changes in GRE

Started Oct 2002, the GRE is tougher on engineering junta. JAM tells you why The GRE has traditionally consisted of verbal, quantitative, and analytical sections. Engineering and science students from India have always found the quantitative and analytic sections to be relatively easy nuts to crack. It’s the Verbal that they dread. Now, the analytical section is undergoing a radical ...

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GMAT Fundas

There was a time when every engineering student’s dream was an MBA. Thanks to the IT boom, that’s not the case any more. But for those of you who still dream of a foreign MBA here’s the dope on the entrance test. Although it is is often referred to as the American version of apna CAT it’s not exactly of ...

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Medical Abroad

Set your sights on a post-graduate degree abroad? The complete lowdown You’ve had enough of the scramble for PG seats, free seats, reserved seats and the lack of proper opportunities in India, even after that. So, you’re looking for greener pastures abroad, most likely in the US. You have 2 options: a) Give the GRE and go for an MS/ ...

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Write a Great SOP

Statement Of Purpose (SOP) How to write a winning Statement Of Purpose. The Statement of Purpose is your first personal contact with the Admissions committee. Use it to distinguish yourself. The SOP should speak about you, your aspirations and professional goals and relate these to the graduate program that you intend to pursue. It should basically answer the question…”Why should ...

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Visa procedure

After going through the whole shindig, you don’t want to be rejected at the last and final VISA stage…do you? So, here’s how to sail smoothly through this last and final stage. Before you apply for the Visa, it helps to know what exactly the visa officers are looking for. There are basically two things that the visa officers are ...

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Short list universities

How to short-list your Universities? Firstly, get the entire list of Universities that offer your subject from www.gradschools.com As pre-apps don’t cost, u could send a mail to each of these Universities telling them about your back-ground and request for an application packet to be mailed to you. Most of them will oblige. U can then go through each individual ...

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