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MS in USA

Course Overview

A Master of Science course is a good option for students who wish to prepare for industry roles. Students pursuing MS in USA take a number of technical courses and thesis writing courses, depending on their degree goal. There is also the MS (research) program which is offered to students who are interested in exploring in-depth the research problems in their fields. Students who demonstrate excellence in their academic performance and research potential also have the option to convert to the PhD program.

Why choose USA

USA is one of the most popular study destinations for international students. USA houses some of the world’s finest university systems with outstanding science programs. In fact, the universities in USA pride themselves on being at the forefront of technology, research and techniques. They make sure that the best possible equipment and resources are available to their students. Studying MS in USA will help broaden not only the student’s educational opportunities but the cultural experiences as well.

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Choosing the Right University

Choosing the right university for pursuing MS in USA is a decision that should be taken after due consideration. A few of the factors that can affect this decision are:

  1. Cost of education for international students
  2. University ranking
  3. Scholarship options
  4. Internship opportunities
  5. Placement records
  6. Location

 

Apply for MS in the US: Deadlines of the top 5 universities:

Institute

Level of study

Application start date

Application end date

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

UG

 

 

PG

NA

 

 

October

Early Action: 1st November

Regular Decision: 1st January

December- January (varies according to department)

Harvard University

UG

 

 

PG

NA

 

 

October

Early Action: 1st November

Regular Decision: 1st January

December- January (varies according to department)

Stanford University

UG

 

 

PG

NA

 

 

October

Early Action: 1st November

Regular Decision: 3rd January

December

California Institute of Technology

UG

 

 

PG

NA

 

 

October

Early Action: 1st November

Regular Decision: 3rd January

December 15- January 01 (varies according to department)

Princeton University

UG

 

 

PG

NA

 

 

NA

Early Action: 1st November

Regular Decision: 1st January

December

Eligibility criteria for MS in USA :- 

Every university has different criteria for admission in MS in USA. But the basic requirements are:

  1. 16 years of previous education (So qualification of 10+2+ four year degree programs; 10+3 year diploma + 3 year degree; 10+2+ 3 year degree (Indian B.Sc) + 2 year masters (M.Sc) are eligible)
  2. Transcripts
  3. Standardized tests score (like GRE)
  4. English Language Proficiency Score (like IELTS/TOEFL/PTE)

 

 

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Visa Requirement in USA

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Scholarships in the USA

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