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How Does One Secure Higher Than 300 On the GRE?

The General Record Examination (GRE) is a significant component of your Fulbright or US university application; hence, you need to work hard for it. The best recourse to use is the Manhattan 5lb book, the Manhattan 8 Series and The Official ETS Guide Books. The method you should use, if . . . Read more

How to Proceed After Attaining a UK Student Visa?

Most students are not aware of the fact that they have to carry their documents with them to UK, in order to secure ‘Entry Clearance’. This is issued to students who carry an original transcript from their previous educational institute with them, a printout of the email confirming issuance of . . . Read more

. How does one apply for the Erasmus Program?

A brilliant scholarship opportunity that allows Pakistanis to study for free in Europe is the Erasmus Mundus program, which provides both tuition and maintenance funds for students. As of 2014, this scholarship scheme is now known as the ‘Action 1’ program and allows students to pursue social sciences, engineering, agriculture, . . . Read more

How to Fill the Appendix 8 Form for the UK Tier 4 General Student Visa?

In addition to the VAF9 Form, you also need to submit a completed Appendix 8 form. It can be found on this link: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/515653/VAF9_-_appx_8_-_amended_-_April_2016.pdf This is a mandatory form and requires you to list down how many points you have secured in the Maintenance, Attributes and English sections. You also . . . Read more

Guidelines for the VAF9 UK Tier 4 General Visa Form

Applying for the Tier 4 General Student Visa can be quite a lengthy process. However, the most crucial task is to gather the required documents, because these will either make or break your case. 1.You need the Points Based System Form (VAF9), available at: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/299663/VAF9-Personal_Details.pdf This form has to be . . . Read more