I will complete 15 years of education in India in 2023 but I need 16 years of education for going to America. Can I get to know 1-year courses and affordable colleges in Canada?

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Kimaya Nigam

Kimaya Nigam

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If you want to pursue a master's program, you should know that most universities require 16 years of education (12+4) for applicants.

Universities in the United States that Accept Three Years of a Bachelor's Degree (15 Years of Education) for a Master's

  • Harvard Business School
  • MIT Sloan School of Management
  • Duke University Fuqua School of Business
  • Dartmouth University Tuck School of Business
  • Columbia Business School
  • University of Chicago Booth School of Business
  • Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management
  • University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • University of Virginia Darden School of Business
  • Syracuse University Whitman School of Management
  • Baruch College Zicklin School of Business
  • Bentley University
  • Johns Hopkins, Carey Business School
  • University at Buffalo
  • Texas A&M University
  • University of Arizona
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • Santa Clara University
  • Northeastern University
  • Stevens Institute of Technology

Some universities only accept applicants for certain postgraduate programs who have completed 16 years of formal education (12 years plus 4). The admissions departments of all the universities a student is considering should be contacted.

And there are several ways you might move on to achieve your objective if the 16-year criteria are satisfied for the university or postgraduate degree you have chosen.

You could transfer during your undergrad to a university in the US or Canada for your third and fourth years of college. If you had to repeat a year, it would add a year to your undergraduate studies and satisfy the requirement.

You can also apply to institutions abroad to pursue a Master's or Ph.D. after earning a one-year postgraduate degree from an Indian university, like an M.Com.

Another option is to enroll in a postgraduate diploma or pre-MBA program at a foreign university before applying for the degree program. Speak with the admissions committee of each university separately for more information on this.

The non-profit organization World Education Services (WES), which provides credential evaluation for international students wishing to pursue academic studies in the US and Canada, will also review your degree.

Information about them may usually be found on the websites of the universities and institutions that accept 3-year bachelor's degrees, usually in a section titled "Frequently Asked Questions" (FAQs). It would help if you thus asked your institution and school about this. If the information is not offered, students may consider asking the admissions coordinator for it.


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Prateeksha  Manral

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In Canada, there are lots of ways to finish your 16 years of school. One option is doing a one-year program for a certificate or diploma after you graduate. It's not only cheaper, but it also fits well with what the American education system likes. These programs are all about giving you special skills and hands-on knowledge.

Some good colleges for this are Vancouver Community College and Fanshawe College. People from all over the world like them because they're not too expensive, and the education is really good. Plus, doing these courses can open up doors for you in North America.

Here are some courses and colleges you might like:

  1. Vancouver Community College: They have programs in things like Hospitality Management and Computer Systems.
  2. Fanshawe College: You can do programs in Cyber Security and Environmental Management here.
  3. Douglas College: If you're into Marketing or Applied Psychology, they offer programs for that too.

To know more pls click: One Year Masters Programs in Canada


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Leena Dubey

Leena Dubey

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Studying in Canada at Centennial College and Sheridan College is really great. These schools have cool one-year programs that are different from the usual two-year master's degrees. At Centennial, they teach practical skills in Marketing Management and Human Resource Management, so you can get a job faster. And at Sheridan, you can do exciting one-year programs in Interactive Media Management and Business Analysis that teach you things that are important in the real world. Langara College also has shorter programs, called Certificate Programs, in things like Digital and Print Publishing and Business Administration, where you learn a lot in a short time.

What's great is that the Canadian colleges are super welcoming to students from other countries like me. And guess what? These one-year programs cost less, so more people can afford to get a really good education. 

 


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Divya Rastogi

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Considering your 15 years of education in India, a strategic approach to meet American universities' 16-year requirement would be enrolling in a 1-year postgraduate program in Canada. These programs are specifically designed to supplement your existing qualifications and prepare you for further international studies.

Colleges such as :
1. Centennial College
2. Fanshawe College, and 
3. Algonquin College offer a wide array of postgraduate certificates that are recognized globally. These courses not only bridge the educational gap but also enhance your professional skills in a global context. The average cost for these programs ranges from CAD 15,000 to CAD 25,000, making them a cost-effective solution.

It’s important to choose a program that aligns with your long-term academic and career goals. I advise you to consult with each college's admissions office to get detailed information on course offerings, fees, and application deadlines. This step will ensure that you select the best possible pathway to achieving your study abroad aspirations.


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Nitin Chauhan

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 The required GRE score for a Master’s in Aerospace Engineering varies by institution. For competitive programs, candidates typically need to score in the higher percentiles (above 160) in the Quantitative section and have strong scores in the Verbal and Analytical Writing sections as well. However, many universities offer a holistic review of applications and may accept lower scores if the applicant has a strong background in relevant research or work experience.

For students looking to meet the U.S. 16-year education requirement through courses in Canada, one-year postgraduate certificates or diplomas can be an excellent option. Schools like Ryerson University and Humber College offer affordable programs in engineering and technology fields that are designed to enhance your qualifications and meet the prerequisites for advanced studies in the U.S. It's crucial to ensure that the program you choose is recognized by the U.S. institutions to which you plan to apply, so I recommend contacting their admissions offices directly for detailed information on their criteria.

 


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