Q. When can I start the preparation for the admission to foreign universities?
You need to look beyond ‘only academic’ excellence while considering admission abroad. It’s advisable to start as early as 9th or 10th grade so that you get sufficient time to build an overall strong profile.
Q. What is the right time to apply to foreign universities?
Preparation for standardized tests and profile building can be started as early as possible, yet one should plan to appear for test only in 11th or 12th (as per one’s level of preparation). Though, one can apply to university for undergraduate program only in the beginning of 12th class.
Q. Can I avail any scholarships to study abroad?
Definitely, you can avail partial or full scholarship depending on your academic credentials and performance. The desired country for admission also plays an important role in getting the scholarship. For more details, contact us our AGSD department.
Q. Do I need to be an ALLEN student to enrol with AGSD?
No, any student seeking admission in foreign universities can apply for the courses provided by Allen’s Global Studies Division.
Q. How can I pick a suitable entrance exam to get into a foreign university?
You can choose any entrance examination among SAT, ACT, TOEFL, and IELTS. The examination will be subjected to the university you are willing to get admission to. You have to target the universities and accordingly decide the desirable entrance test for it. As mentioned earlier, each examination has different validity period of its scores.
Q. Do I also need to appear for a university interview?
Some universities offer an optional interview before cementing their decision on your application. We believe that it is an opportunity for you to exhibit your confidence and what unique talent you can bring to the university.
Q. Can I get admission to foreign universities without knowing any foreign language?
Again, it depends on the countries you are targeting. Before applying to any university, you should know about language requirement of the university and commonly spoken language in the region where the university is located.
Q. How expensive is it to study abroad?
Living standards and lifestyle vary country to country. Your desired university and scholarship level make a significant difference in the expenses.