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Post Graduation (PG) in USA

Course overview

Pursuing post graduation in the USA is a dream of several students all across the world. With renowned faculty, exceptional learning atmosphere, world-class amenities and facilities, USA has been an ideal destination for higher studies. The course structure and the degree after completion of the course give an added advantage to the students to get through their dream careers.

Finding a university:

With over 1700 universities offering varied post graduation programs, selecting one is not an easy task. There is no limit to the number of universities that a candidate can apply for. So, they have to do thorough research on the university, institution, location, faculty and culture of the place, while setting preferences. Ideally, a candidate should finalize 5-6 universities for initiating the application process.

Application Requirements for Post graduation in USA:

Most of the universities have similar format for Post Graduation applications, which include: 

  1. Application form with basic information like contact details, schools, marks, work experience, community or school-related activities.
  2. Standardized test scores
  3. Personal statement describing academic interests, professional and personal goals and relevant experience
  4. Research statement describing about research interests & plans
  5. Transcript, or listing of academic results
  6. 2-3 Recommendation Letters
  7. A CV listing your professional and extracurricular accomplishments
  8. Application fee of approximately $50-100 per application

How IDP can help you?

Counselors at IDP will assist the candidates enrolling for Post graduation in USA with:

  • Course and university selection
  • Application Submission
  • Offer Acceptance
  • Visa Counseling
  • Tuition fee payment
  • Pre-departure orientation

 

Student Speak

Study abroad intakes in the US

American universities offer three major terms for students – Fall, Spring and Summer. Know all about it.

Cost of studying in America

Studying in America can be quote affordable if planned well. Look at our guide of estimates to help ease your financial budgeting whilst your stay as a student in America. Yes, we’ve covered expenses like accommodation, food, health coverage and travel too!

Ask IDP

Does IDP provide assistance with writing an SOP?
by ranjan
We can't directly help but we can give you suggestions how to modify your SOP.
Can I visit a branch in Australia if I need help?
by anurudh
Yes, IDP have branches in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth that you can visit or you can also contact IDP Australia.
Can you clarify what PLAB is and explain any other requirements for Postgraduate courses?
by Vaibhav
PLAB is required to study a Masters in Medicine in the UK. There are various specialisations available in medicine, however you need to clear PLAB, IELTS and a minimum 2 years's work experience.

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