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Hi,Iam planning to study MS for fall 2012 and Iam in my final semester.Iam interested in computer science / computer engineering .I have been reading through your blog and thanks for posting informative articles. But,I do have a question after reading your previous post (Fake recommendation letter caught in NYU).I want to know if I can “Puff” my...
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FAKE Recommendation letter caught in NYU

Posted by AEG on August 29, 2011
A letter hummed through on the fax machine at New York University’s English department. It was a recommendation by Ernest Gilman praising a freshman who was attempting to transfer to Georgetown University and who had earned an A in Gilman’s NYU literature course on antiquity and the renaissance. But Gilman was shocked to see a letter he...
I finally got my F1 Visa for US approved today at Chennai Consulate. I am headed to Univ of Wisconsin Madison(wisc mad) for MS in CS with Aid .  I  had got all my docs into a harmonium folder and  reached the consulate office at around 7 . My interview appointment time was 8.00am .  It was raining heavily and just when I reached , they were beginning to...
GRE Quantitative Reasoning scores are actually scaled scores that can range from 130 to 170. (Prior to August 2011, a 200-800 scale was used instead.) A percentile rank (0%–99%) is based on a scaled score and shows how a test taker performed relative to the entire GRE testing population over a recent multi-year period. Predicting Your Quantitative...
If you are here reading this article you probably know what an SOP is. Graduate University applicants must write a relevant statement of purpose as part of their application process.  This SOP will be evaluated by an admissions committee; it will set you apart from other students, and will allow them to know you a little better before you start your...
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Following 100 Universities offer guaranteed I-20 admission letter provided if you meet minimum requirement.When you select universities from this list make sure you do your part by checking its accreditation.When I say guaranteed it’s based on our experience and not an official word from universities. Following are schools with the highest acceptance...
Texas Tech is one of the biggest campus in US.Wonderful Indian association and getting part time jobs are comparitively easy.Famous for environmental and civil engineering.After completion students get jobs in Austin,Houston or in Dallas area.Nice college town to study.Cost of living apprx $500/month. Fall 2008 Admissions Statistics  Total applicants...
 Hi,Can you please post how a new GRE score is equivalent to Old GRE and how universities will make decisions when they receive old and new gre for same major for admission.How do they compare? – Swetha ETS haven’t really posted a exact score comparison table between old GRE and new GRE yet.However it has released a video detailing how...
Did you know that most universities will let you appeal an admissions decision even if the option to do so is not listed anywhere on their website? The best way to find out if an appeal is allowed is to call the admissions office and inquire with a representative. Every school has different criteria for reversing an admissions decision. When you call...
Laughter, it’s said, is the best medicine. And there’s lots of evidence that laughter does lots of good things for us.It completely changes your mind and gives you a level of energy to achieve big especially before an important event like F1 Visa interview. It reduces blood sugar levels, increasing glucose tolerance in the blood. It improves...
    Hi all, I took NEW GRE 3 days back.  My gre score is 336. I am happy that this is a good GRE score.  Split up Verbal Section GRE Score- 166 Quans Section GRE Score – 170 Expecting 5.5 or 6.0 in my essays.  This is my second attempt. Mine was a average gre score in my first attempt. In my first attempt my gre scores was 1210. Q –...
Hi,Iam currently living in Colorado and I came in H4 visa after my marriage in 2008.From then on it was really boring to spend time in home all day without any work.So,I started preparing for GRE and TOEFL and scored 1290 and 108 respectively.I joined UNC last spring and I visited India this month and I have to go for stamping for change of status as...
Indian students studying in various American Universities have come out in strong support of social activist Anna Hazare and his protest against corruption. A group of 35 students, went to the Indian Embassy in Washington on Sunday to submit a memorandum addressed to the President of India. “We as non-resident Indian citizens, unequivocally condemn...
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