Higher education in North America

  • Long Island University in New York - top location for international students!

    LIU Post: Location, Location, Location

    Posted 14 November 2015
    LIU Post campus is one of America's most beautiful and safest college campuses. Rolling green lawns, 3 historic mansions, 308 landscaped acres and close proximity to New York City provide the ideal environment for study and extracurricular activities.


  • US University ranking

    US university ranking explained

    Posted 12 September 2015

    With so many reputed publications ranking more than 4,000 universities in the USA, what really matters when selecting an American university that is an ideal fit? Read on to understand how universities in the USA are ranked, and how important that rank is in choosing your university for undergraduate or graduate study.


  • Grading system in the USA

    How American universities calculate the GPA

    Posted 30 July 2015

    US universities use a grading scale to calculate a student's GPA. Students earn their grades through their overall performance during the entire academic year. Read on to see how the grading scale is used to calculate a GPA.


  • Canadian university grading system

    Understanding the numbers - Canadian university grading system

    Posted 14 July 2015

    Your academic record is critical in your acceptance to a university in Canada, however, given the differences in grading systems in your home country versus your study destination, it is often hard to evaluate your eligibility. Read on to understand how Canadian universities determine a student's GPA.


  • How to obtain a masters withouth gmat or gre

    Start a master's degree for international students without a GMAT or GRE

    Posted 24 April 2015

    Graduate admissions tests (GMAT and GRE) are used by many universities in the United States and Canada to assess an applicant's ability for master's degree study.  However, at times these exams can become an obstacle for international students.  Find out how you can pursue a master's degree without a GRE or GMAT exam at number of universities in the United States and Canada.