USEFUL WEBSITES AND RESOURCES for Higher Education

Step 1 Research your options

Education USA ; Official source on US Higher Education :

www.educationusa.state.gov

United States India Educational Foundation: www.usief.org.in

US Department of Education : www.ed.gov

College Search : www.petersons.com , www.edupass.org , www.carnegieclassifications.iu.edu , www.mup.asu.edu , www.nsf.gov

College Navigator : www.nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator

Verify Accreditation status of an Institution or Program : www.chea.org

Step 2 : finance your studies

Financial Aid Data resources available at Education USA centers

Scholarship Search : www.fundingusstudy.org ,www.finaid.org

Step 3: Complete your Application

Standardised Test : GRE and GRE subject Tests : www.ets.org/gre ,

GMAT : www.gmac.com

English Proficiency Tests : www.toefl.org, www.ielts.org, www.pearsonpte.com

Step 4 : Apply your Student Visa

Visa Information: www.ustravelsdocs.com

Step 5; Prepare for your Departure

Pre Departure Information : www.educationusa.state.gov , www.usief.org.in