How early should I start my application process?

It’s never too early to start developing an admissions strategy. Students interested in selective universities start the process two to three years before they actually apply. To compete, you need to start early too and we help you build your profile and maximize your chances with a top university in your chosen creative field.

Which part of the year is ideal to apply for?

Most universities open up their application about a year before classes start.

What should my percentage / grades be to apply for a program abroad?

Many universities will be looking for scores above 60%. However, this isn’t the right question. You need to look at your profile and see how you can go beyond your academics and build a profile that any university will be interested in.

Who is a mentor and how do they help me?

Our mentors are experts in their respective creative fields who are interested in sharing their knowledge and expertise with serious students. They will work with you to further develop your talents. They will also give you insights into the industry and what it takes to be successful.

Can I choose my mentor?

We select your mentor based on who is the right fit for your profile and your portfolio needs. While you can make requests, we want to make sure you get the coaching and results you need for a successful application.

How does mentoring work?

We have mentors from a variety of specializations and industries. Once we know what your educational and career goals are, we pair you with a mentor who can share their expertise with you. The mentor will create a learning plan that fits your goals and meet with you regularly, in person and virtually, to help you hone your skills.

Can you guarantee me admission to a university abroad?

Simply put, no. BUT, you are asking the wrong question. We develop a strategy that helps you find the right program and makes going abroad the right choice for your creative career aspirations.

How important is it to choose my specialization during the admission process?

At the bachelor’s degree level, there are plenty of opportunities to explore where your passion lies.

At the master’s degree level, you need to have a good idea about what area you want to specialize in so you can master the skills and expertise to excel in your career. We can help you identify what your interests are so you can find the right specialization.

Do you write SOP’s and essays on our behalf if we tell you what we want?

‘Essays’ and ‘Statements of Purpose’ are all about how you are unique. If someone writes them for you, what makes you unique doesn’t shine through. We help you build your narrative to highlight your strengths and bring out what is unique about you.

Will you help with applying for scholarship?

Education abroad can be expensive. Most scholarships are given by universities to attract students they want to attend. Building the best profile is the best way to get scholarships. Finding the right universities that want you, is where you find the best savings.

Do you guide with which country I have to apply to?

Yes we do. A lot of times, people just follow the trends on where to study. It’s more complicated than that. We help you find the opportunities which others don’t know and don’t research. Our goal is to get you the best education and career opportunities for the right value.

Aren’t my grades all that matters when applying abroad?

Grades are just one part of your application process. In fact, they can be less than 50% of your application calculation. This is why essays, portfolios and experience in the field of interest is a crucial part of your application.

What exams should I prepare for and do you provide test preparation modules?

Standardized testing requirements are different from university to university and program to program. Usually, they require an English proficiency test and also a test to assess your logic and math skills. We will help you sort out the best option.

How much should I score in TOEFL/IELTS, GRE and SATs?

There is no right or wrong score. While there are minimums that most programs are looking for, different universities accept different profiles. The goal is to prepare in advance to get the best scores and find the programs that match your scores.

What could be the total cost of education abroad?

There is a huge difference in cost depending on a large variety of variables. Usually, the higher the rank, the higher the cost. We will help you identify your budget strategy and where the best return on investment is.

How much time does it take for my application process to finish?

Filling out the paperwork is the easy part. Developing your strategy, finding the right programs and building the best LoR’s and SoP’s take a bit of time. We will help you put together a timeline that makes sense for your educational goals.

Also what's the most difficult part of this process?

This often differs from student to student. There are a lot of different parts to your application. We can figure out where you need the most help and we can also enable you to anticipate issues before they become an obstacle.

How do I go about applying for scholarship?

Applying for scholarships is usually a part of the application. You need to understand which scholarship fits your goals. For top scholarships, most universities require additional essays. For scholarships beyond what the universities offer, you have to spend a lot of time finding scholarships that apply to you and spend a good deal of time filling out their applications.

Can I get my degree abroad funded?

This is all based upon your admissions strategy. Education abroad is usually not cheap but if you have a very strong profile, and are willing to put in the work, you can find great value options.

Is it tough to get a visa for these courses?

No. Visas are not based on the course. They are based on the quality of the program and your intent to seriously study.

Do you help with the visa process?

We certainly do. From the financial requirements, to the application and right through to the interviews, we are here to help you navigate the process with ease.

What is portfolio development?

When you apply to a creative program, universities want to see more than your grades – they want to see your creativity. A portfolio is a way to show them how talented you are. We have great mentors who can help you develop a portfolio that showcases your talent.

How is portfolio development going to help?

A portfolio isn’t just about throwing together your best efforts. It’s about displaying a wide range of technical skills. Our mentors help you hone your existing skills and develop new ones so you can show off your creativity.

What is a portfolio?

A portfolio is a collection of your artistic work that university uses to evaluate your technical and creative talent. They can be quite complicated as they need to show a wide range of skills to be evaluated.

What kind of internships do you provide?

We have a variety of internships in each creative field. Each one is designed to help our students gain the much-needed experience to boost their understanding of the field and also help with their admission profile. Each internship has goals and objectives to make sure it’s a productive use of your time.

Can I choose my internship?

Once we find the right kind of internship for you, we can submit your profile for review to our partners and see if you are a good fit for them. When we find the best fit, you have your internship.

How many internships can you help me with?

We don’t have a limit to the number of internships. However, it’s all about quality, not quantity. We set you up with great opportunities to learn and we know you will focus on making the most of each experience.

What is the duration of internships you provide?

Internships vary in length based on the opportunity and your timeframe. Once we have a strategy in place for building your profile, we will help you identify the right internship opportunities.

How important are internships for my application process?

An internship truly gives you a clear idea of what it is like to be in a particular industry or career. It gives you a clearer idea of what you want to pursue and also an insight as to how you would like to contribute. For these reasons, universities very much value internship experience. It is a boost to any application.

Can I work abroad after I study?

Most countries have programs and opportunities that will allow you to work after you graduate. It’s important to have international experience and we help you identify the countries that will help you to gain that experience.

Can we work while we study?

Most countries allow you to do some work while you study. Some options are worth it, but we recommend that you must focus on your grades and network to find the highest paying job after you graduate. That is the fastest way to your financial success.

I am an engineering student - can I switch to a creative field of study?

YES! International universities like students from diverse backgrounds as they have a different perspective to contribute in the classroom. And in today’s technical world, it never hurts to have a technical background.

Do you help graduate or undergraduate students?

Both. While the processes for each is rather different, we have the expertise to help you find the right university and degree for you.

What if I'm an average student?

The wonderful thing about education abroad is that there are quality options and opportunities for students who are passionate. There is a wide variety of great universities that will provide you with an education and will set you on the path to a successful career.

Can I apply after my 10th grade?

You can’t apply just yet, but you can get started. In fact, this is the best time to start building your profile and make it the best that it can be.