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As you all are aware the new amendments as published by NZQA (New Zealand Qualification Authority) relating to English Language requirements for International students intending to study in New Zealand are to come into effect from 1st October 2015.

·         Category 1 and approved Category 2 education providers can now use Internal English proficiency assessments only for international students from countries with an annual student visa success rate of at least 80 per cent.

·         Category 1, 2 and 3 education providers can now use previous study at schools where English is the medium of instruction as evidence of English proficiency only for international students from countries with an annual student visa success rate of at least 80 per cent.

·         For all other countries having visa success rate lower than 80%  their students will now need to compulsorily provide other approved sources of English Language Proficiency Levels i.e. through IELTS, PTE  or TOEFL.

The details of student visa success rates for India, Sri-Lanka and Nepal are given in the table below.

Sr No.      Country    Student & Scholarship visa issued in 2014           Visa Success Rate %
1.                 India              20017                                                                           62
2.                Sri Lanka      599                                                                                50
3.                Nepal             1878                                                                              32

As such all students from India intending to study in New Zealand would need to now provide English Language proficiency level through IELTS, PTE or TOEFL.

Study in Australia

AUSTRALIA is one of the most  popular academic destination renowned for quality studies and unmatched educational facilities. Australian college/university programs are recognized world wide. Post study work opportunities and possibility of permanent residency make Australia a very favored destination among Indian students.For admission SAT/GRE/GMAT tests are not mandatory. One needs to score 6-6.5 band score in IELTS test to get admission in Australian Universities and colleges. English Language courses are available for  those students who have lower score in IELTS test. Streamlined visa procedure is another attraction. We offer you a large choice of universities and colleges in Australia. Part time work of 40 hours/fortnight while studying is allowed in Australia.

Study in Canada

CANADA is a popular study destination with more than 200,000 plus students coming from countries all over the world to study in Canada every year.  Canada, the second most largest country in the world after Russia. CANADA is one of the top most countries in world that allows student to WORK part-time WHILE STUDYING for 20 hours per week and WORK full time after 2 years study for up to three (3) years. Student Partnership program (SPP) is another simplified visa system in Canada. In addition, CANADA offers globally recognized quality education because public colleges and universities are ranked among the highest in the world. Moreover,CANADA ranked No. 3 worldwide in terms of high quality of life, the quality of education, services, peace-keeping commitments, and multicultural. CANADA welcomes the students who have graduated in Canada to apply for Permanent Residency thereby making them equally entitled to both health-care and employment benefits available to Canadian citizens.

Study in UK

One year master’s degree is one of the main attractions of UK. British Qualifications are recognized by employers all over the world. UK universities  offer great career options. Only IELTS or TOEFL test score is required for admissions and in some cases this requirement is waived off by the universities. International students are allowed to work part time during term-time (up to 20-hours a week) and as many hours as you like during vacations without applying for work permit. Academically, UK leads the world. Some of the oldest and best universities and schools are located in the UK. These include world renowned institutions such as Oxford, Cambridge, the University of Bristol, the University of Nottingham, the University of Glasgow, Cardiff University, London School of Economics, London Business School, the University of Manchester, Essex University, the University of Exeter, the University of Strathclyde, and so on. People often do not realize that a lot of cutting edge technology is created in the UK, even though quite often the results are seen to be American. Compact road systems make travel both comfortable as well as fast. Options for transport include trains, buses, ferries, etc. With the EU factor, graduates from the UK find travel hassle-free all across Europe.

Study in USA

Four Types of Degree are offered
Associate Degree : Academic degree of 2 years is awarded by Community Colleges. Completion of associate degree can lead to transfer to the remaining 2 years bachelors degree in high ranked university having an articulated agreement with the community college.
Bachelors Degree : It is Commonly known as Undergraduate Degree and the duration is of 4 years. For Eg : Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science
Masters Degree : The duration generally for all the masters course is of 2 years. Common examples of master degree are Masters of Arts (MA), Master of Science (MS), Master of Engineering (M.Eng), Master of Business Administration. But some courses like MBA, Executive MBA, the duration may be of one year also.
Doctorate : Commonly known as Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D). Duration may range from 3-5 years. Ph.D students need to submit a research proposal as well as have to appear Standardized Test i.e. GRE/GMAT and TOEFL/IELTS for admission. In the United States, Students with Bachelor’s degree may apply directly into doctoral program without first earning master degree in some majors
 Standardised Exams U.S.A GMAT, TOEFL/IELTS/PTE for MBA GRE, TOEFL/IELTS/PTE for All Masters courses other then management programs. SAT / ACT, SAT SUBJECT, TOEFL /IELTS for Bachelors courses 
 Entry Criteria’s for Undergraduate Programs US generally requires 12 years of education for Associate Degree and Bachelors degree Academic Percentage : 58% and above.
Acceptable Scores :
TOEFL 79+, IELTS 6.5 SAT 1 : A good score would be 1600+ .
Only top 25 Universities may require SAT Subject tests min of 2 subjects.
For Engineering courses: Math Level I or II, Physics or Chemistry.
For Business Courses : Math Level I. It is advised to students who have done their diploma (3 years) to get their credentials evaluated (can be through WES, since there are high chances that the student might get some transfer credits, thus saving him the cost, time & effort of repeatedly studying the subjects that he has already done. For Bachelors program SAT is not required for transfer cases. The student who are in bachelors in India can go to USA as transfer cases. They do not get 100% credit transferred. Depending on the University to University & how many Indian courses will match with USA syllabus student can apply as a transfer case Admissions without SAT scores are possible. However, SAT is required for Scholarships.

Study in New Zealand

NEW ZEALAND has a global reputation as a provider of quality education. It has a progressive education system with many state of the art facilities. It offers a safe learning environment with excellent study opportunities and support services for international students. Courses are available for academic, professional and vocational studies at New Zealand institutions – universities, polytechnics and institutes of technology, colleges of education, secondary schools and private training institutes..Gap after studies may be acceptable. Part time work of 20 hours/week during studies and post study work opportunities and chances of Permanent Residence (PR) are the attractive benefits of studying in NZ.

Study in Ireland

Some of the world’s best universities are located in Ireland. It is the IT and Pharma hub of Europe. Part time job of 20 hours per week and post study work opportunities  and 1 year master’s degree make this a lucrative study destination.


Tax free earning, renowned universities, possibility  of  admission without ielts,toefl,sat,gre and Gmat along with attractive scholarship options make it one of the emerging study destinations.


This is one of the popular Asian study destinations. Low tuition fee courses are possible.


Low cost of education and opportunities to work part-time are the reasons behind popularity of studying in Europe. MBBS/MD in Ukraine, China and Russia: Direct admission without entrance test , low tuition fee and low cost of living are the main attractions. Are you aspiring to settle abroad or do you want to study abroad, work and comeback?

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