Friday, 25 January 2013

Study MBA Abroad

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Study MBA Abroad

Pondering  over  the idea of going abroad for an MBA or would rather do it from a top rung Indian institute like  the IIM'S, Bajaj, NMIS, XLRI, etc.

Well if you have cracked the CAT then getting admission in Tier 1 MBA Schools of India surely is a great move, but if you have to choose between a medium or Tier  2 institution in India against the same level overseas then it may be worth your while to consider the latter if the budget permits.

This is because apart for an international quality education you would get a true international living experience, exposure and the contacts assimilated are matchless. Doing an MBA abroad provides a global exposure, as the teaching is not only lecture oriented  but involves interaction with people from diverse international background hence widening your spectrum of knowledge. One must note that an Indian MBA education too involves big bucks, so the investment can be compared to the learn and earn provision available overseas.

So get out of your comfort zone and differentiate yourself from the rest, as an MBA abroad pushes your capabilities providing immense preparation and knowledge for the future. 

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UnderGraduate Studies Abroad

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The percentage of students going overseas for Undergraduate or Bachelor programmes is increasing rapidly. We at Edwise have been assisting these younger students who need more help and assistance with their application process as compared to the senior students.

Sometimes it might be cheaper to study abroad than paying huge donations charged for management seats in colleges in India.

Duration (Years)
(Lacs per Annum)
No. of
 Processing Time
3 to 4
11.5 to15
120 +
1 to 1½ months
10 to 15
Over 4800 Universities & Colleges
2 months
3 to 4
8 to 10.5
92 Universities &175 Colleges
2 months
3 to 4
13.5 to
41 Universities
1 month
3 to 4
7.5 to 9
8 Universities & 22 Polytechnics
1 month

UK : A traditionally accepted world class education destination offers qualifications and degrees that can make a real difference to your career at the undergraduate level.  A “Sandwich” year is the 3rd year when the student does a work placement before coming back to study the 4th year at University. The admission process in UK is centralized and processed  through a body called Universities & Colleges Admission Services(UCAS). Students can also study vocational & technical programs as diplomas, Certificates and foundation Degrees. These are typically 1 or 2 years. Students should contact Edwise before submitting the UCAS form direct applications.

USA is one of the favored destinations of choice for international students who wish to study UG abroad.  She offers a wide range of degrees and programs and boasts of some of the best institutions worldwide.

Scholarships upto 30,000 dollars  are available to qualified students depending upon the university and program. There is also opportunity for on-campus employment, co-op programs and internships. The undergraduate coursework nutures students through experiential education after which they either opt for jobs in the US, or pursue higher education in USA. Edwise can help you get a scholarship.

Canada: Canada's education system is excellent and ranks among the best in the world.  Canadian institutions are both public funded and private colleges which include Community colleges/Technical Institutes, Career Colleges, University Colleges or Universities.  Due to government funding the tuition fees are amongst the lowest when compared to the other countries.
Edwise represents a diverse range of Institutions in Canada.

Australia: Australia  has a low cost of living and tuition and excellent lifestyle and weather.  The student has the choice of about 2500 different variants/combination of courses . All the courses of study within Australia come under the scope of the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

New Zealand: New Zealand programmes offer excellent value for money. The cost for education is relatively low compared to other countries. It also offers a wide range of subjects such as Culinary Arts, Hospitality &Tourism, Wine making,  Graphic design, Sports & Recreation ,etc.

Edwise is recognised as NZSA (New Zealand Specialist Agent).

Some countries like UK and USA have a common application process but it is still advisable to seek counselling from Edwise before proceeding with your application.

Sushil Sukhwani

Study in UK

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UK is traditionally recognized for its high class studies and research excellence. Studying in UK gives you a truely international experience and one learns to think for oneself and work independently. 
Studies here are challenging as it involves lot of projects, assignments, presentations and case studies on regular basis. 

The cost of education for an international student in the UK is comparatively lower than other countries as the duration here of most postgraduate programs is one year. There are a variety of scholarships and loans available to students who wish to study in the UK. 

The UK is very open to new traditions and cultures that is a great thing for international students. The UK Visa  process is pretty streamlined for genuine applicants. 

Studying in the UK is a personal experience that will broaden your horizons and its education will give you an edge over the competition along with a head start career.

Rakesh Gopal, a student pursuing his masters in finance from Exeter University says “My decision to come to UK was vindicated the movement I reached the university. It's a wonderful transition to student life here with all kinds of facilities and support available along with meeting people from all over the world. Settling into my academic schedule made me value the quality of education I was receiving.”

To know more about Universities in UK visit 

Study in New Zealand

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New Zealand has an international reputation as a provider of quality education and a progressive education system. New Zealand produces top graduates who can take their place with confidence in the international arena in many disciplines. There are 8 government-funded universities providing undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes.

NZ has popular option to study at any one of the 25 government-funded Institutes of Technology. It offers a wide range of general and specialist courses like engineering,computer studies, biotechnology,architecture, culinary arts, physiotherapist, nursing, etc.

Eligible students can now apply for a work permit entitling them to work part-time for 20 hours during the academic year and full-time during vacations.

New Zealand Government has a code of practice, signed by over 1200 institutions in the country to ensure that a consistent, high standard of care is provided to all international students studying there.

Besides this, International students who have graduated from a course in New Zealand can apply for 1 year work permit to obtain practical work experience relevant to their qualification. After getting  job,  student can apply for Permanent Residence under skilled migrant category.

What's more? If you intend to apply for the intakes in Feb, now would be a good time to approach. 

Talk to us at Edwise International today and Enroll for Study in New Zealand

Thursday, 24 January 2013

Meet Leading Universities

Top Universities from 7 countries are visiting 10 cities in India over September to interact with students who wish to pursue their education overseas. Amongst the 60+ institutions that will be present many feature high in the rankings of their respective countries for various programs.

Often students wonder where to start and get the right information about studying abroad. The World Education Fair organized by Edwise is an ideal starting point where students will get to interact face to face with representatives from several institutions from renowned universities and colleges from the UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and Switzerland. This fair introduces you to study abroad through informative seminars about various benefits and options of each country and gives you information on how to apply to institutions, information for study loans and the visa procedure too.

Some leading universities in UK attending are Anglia Ruskin, Birmingham City, Coventry, De Montfort, Essex, Glamorgan, Hertfordshire, Huddersfield, Liverpool Hope, Middlesex, Salford, Southampton, University Of West Of Scotland, USA – Hult International Business School, James Madison,Long Island , New York Film Academy, Oregon State , University of Massachusetts(Boston), University of Massachusetts(Dartmouth), University of Massachusetts(Lowell),University Of South Florida, Western Kentucky CANADA – Algonquin College, Centennial College, Fleming College, Fraser International College, George Brown College, Humber Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning, International College of Manitoba, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Thompson Rivers AUSTRALIA – Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School, Bond ,Curtin, Deakin, Griffith, La Trobe , Macquarie, Southern Queensland, Swinburne , The Management Edge Group,Think Education Group, University of Western Sydney, The University of Newcastle, NEW ZEALAND - Pacific International Hotel Management School, Manukau Institute of Technology SINGAPORE –Curtin Singapore, East Asia School of Business, German Institute of Science & Technology, James Cook University, Singapore Institute of Management Pte Ltd, Management Development Institute of Singapore, SWITZERLAND - Swiss Hotel Management School, Hotel and Tourism Management Institute Switzerland and many more........

A vast range of subjects are covered by these institutions namely Business, Management, Engineering, Technology, Bio Sciences, Pharmacy, Arcitecture, Law, Economics, Arts, Design...and many more.

Some institutes also provide scholarships or spot admissions for complete applications. All these institutions have UG & PG courses for Jan 12 intake and Sep 12 intake. Some institutions also offer application fee waiver & you could save upto Rs. 35,000/- on application costs and save time too.

Nikhil Talathi from Roehampton University studying MBA said “Attending the Edwise Fair helped me in reducing the confusion that I had in regards to my higher studies abroad and saved alot of my time. At first I attended the fair just out of curiosity but the seminars the one to one interaction and the personalised guidance given by the Edwise counsellors made my process simple. My parents too attended this fair and were comfortable that my education destiny was in the right hands of Edwise. ”

Students who are interested in interacting with University delegates should visit the nearest Edwise office to register for the event, submit their tentative applications and to secure appointments with the delegates. Prior Registration with Edwise is mandatory to attend this fair.

This event is considered as the Best of all World Education Fairs and is scheduled from the 15th Sep to 1st Oct in 10 cities across India.

For more information you may visit our website:
or call your nearest Edwise office.

Sushil Sukhwani