Higher Education in USA

Ease of Admission

Securing admission to India’s top ranked institutes is highly competitive due to the limited available seats which causes even the brightest students to abandon their dreams.

Research Opportunities &  Industry Connect

Colleges in US offer abundant resources to students in the form of sophisticated technologies, equipment and infrastructure to conduct in-depth research. It offers highest budget for research as compared to any other country in the world.

Broaden your horizons, expand your network

Travelling and experiencing new cultures is one of the best parts of studying abroad. As connections go global, you may even lead to new professional and social opportunities in the future.

Immigration Prospects

Studying and staying in USA serves as a gateway to higher salaries, assuring better lifestyle and facilities

Community Building

The benefits of academic growth of an individual is passed on to the entire family and the next generation. It will nurture good community building.

GRE - GRADUATE RECORD EXAMINATION

Students applying to graduate school take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) test. The test questions are designed to measure verbal, quantitative and analytical writing skills and are not necessarily related to any particular field of study. The test reflects the opportunities and efforts that have contributed to the development of these abilities. At IMFS, in addition to the regular pattern of teaching, students shall undergo vigorous training in writing essays. To ensure your success in writing forceful and grammatically correct essays, you will be taught requisite essay composition skills and basic English grammar.

THE COMPUTERISED GRE TEST CONSISTS OF

Topics
Questions
Timings
Analytical Writing
Analysis of an Issue 1 Topic 30 minutes
Analysis of an Argument 1 Topic 30 minutes
Verbal Section
Section 1 20 Questions 30 minutes
Section 2 20 Questions 30 minutes
Quantitative Section
Section 1 20 Questions 35 minutes
Section 2 20 Questions 35 minutes
Scoring pattern: 130 - 170. Analytical Writing 0-6

GRE TESTS SCORES ARE VALID FOR FIVE YEARS

Score reports will be mailed to you and to the four institutions or graduate fellowship sponsors that you have designated within 4 weeks.

COURSE CONTENT

Study material for all sections, test papers for different sections and 20 full-length Simulated Tests.

COURSE DURATION: 12 weeks

The GRE examination fee is $213 payable to ETS-GRE via a $ draft. The fee can also be paid via an International Credit Card either by calling at (0124) 4147700 or online at : www.ets.org/gre

The new ScoreSelectSM option lets you decide which test score to send to the institutions you designate. You can send scores from your most recent GRE test or scores for all of the times you have taken the GRE test as part of your four free score reports.

To perform well in your exam, you must learn vocabulary as instructed , complete all the practice tests and undergo at least 30 tests at the premises.

GRE®/TOEFL®/GMAT® are registered trademarks of Educational Testing Service (ETS®) and GMAC® respectively.

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TOEFL - TEST OF ENGLISH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) test has been designed by ETS, Education Testing Services, to allow colleges and universities to measure the ability of non native speakers of English to use and understand English as it is spoken, written, and heard in college and university settings.

The TOEFL Internet-based Test (TOEFL iBT) tests all four-language skills that are important for effective communication: speaking, listening, reading, and writing. The test helps students demonstrate that they have the necessary skills in English needed for success at the college/ university.

PATTERN OF TOEFL

SECTION I READING: 0 – 30 POINTS
30 – 40 Questions. Time: 54 – 72 minutes.
Read passages and respond to questions
SECTION II – LISTENING: 0 – 30 POINTS
41 to 57 Questions. Time 28 to 39 Minutes
Listen to lectures, classroom discussions and conversations, and then answer questions.
Break – 10 minutes
SECTION III – SPEAKING: 0 – 30 POINTS
4 tasks. Time: 17 minutes
Express an opinion on a familiar topic, speak based on reading and listening tasks
SECTION IV – WRITING: 0 – 30 POINTS
2 tasks. Time: 50 minutes.
Write essay responses based on reading and listening tasks; support an opinion in writing

You are given the option of canceling your scores at the end of your test session. You cannot cancel scores for individual sections of the test. Reinstatement of canceled scores for the TOEFL – iBT is chargeable at US$20. The TOEFL test can be given as many times as one wishes.

The student has the option before the test to list down names of four universities on the TOEFL form that will be sent to the universities free of cost.

Course Duration: 6 weeks.
The TOEFL examination fee is $185 payable to ETS-TOEFL via a $ draft. The fee can also be paid via an International Credit Card or by calling at (0124) 4147700 or online at www.ets.org/toefl

By selecting a Credit Card as your payment method in the TOEFL® online registration system, you will have the option of paying in select local currencies instead of U.S. dollars.

GRE®/TOEFL®/GMAT® are registered trademarks of Educational Testing Service (ETS®) and GMAC® respectively.

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IELTS - INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING SYSTEM

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is an entrance requirement to academic courses, secondary, vocational and training programs by the majority of universities and institutions abroad. Increasingly, American universities have started accepting valid scores in IELTS for admission to the Under-Graduate, Graduate and Post-Graduate courses. The IELTS is designed to assess the language ability of candidates who need to study or work where English is used as the language of communication.

TEST FORMAT
Candidates are tested in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking.
– The first three modules – Listening, Reading and Writing must be completed in one day.
– The Speaking may be taken, at the discretion of the test center, on the same day or up to two days later.

PATTERN OF IELTS TESTS

SECTION 1 – LISTENING
30 Minutes
4 Sections: 40 Questions
Sec. 1 and Sec. 3 Dialogues
Sec. 2 and Sec. 4 Monologues
SECTION 2 – READING
60 Minutes
3 Sections: 40 Questions
13 to 14 Questions per section
SECTION 3 – WRITING, 60 Minutes
2 Tasks:
Task 1: Test takers are required to describe visual information in their own words in approximately 150 words.
Task 2: Test takers are required to present a point of view on an argument/problem and are expected to complete this task in around 250 words.
Task 2 carries more weight than Task 1.
SECTION 4 – SPEAKING
11-14 Minutes
3 Sections:
Part 1 – Personal Interview 4-5 minutes
Part 2 – A short speech (2 minutes) and questions asked on the topic 3-4 minutes
Part 3 – Involves a discussion on the above topic

The score in each of the subtests and an overall (average) score is recorded as levels of ability, called Bands.
Total Score: 9 for each Section and an overall score out of 9.

COURSE DURATION: 6 WEEKS.
The examination fee for IELTS is Rs. 14,700/-. One can register online and pay the test fee by credit card (Master/VISA) or register in person at the British Consulate in Mumbai.

The student has the option WHILE REGISTERING FOR the test to list down the names of five universities on the IELTS form, which will be sent to the universities free of cost.

The IELTS scores are valid for 2 years.

IELTS® is a registered trademark of the University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations Syndicate.

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SAT - SCHOLASTIC APTITUDE TEST

The SAT is a standardized aptitude test for undergraduate college admissions in the United States. All colleges accept the SAT as an objective measurement of students college readiness. The SAT is administered by the Educational Testing Service (ETS) in the United States and is developed, published, and scored by the College Board. The SAT is offered six times a year at international sites.

SAT SYLLABUS
SAT EXAM STRUCTURE – There are a total of 3 Sections
TOTAL TIME 3 HRS. 50 MTS.

SECTION 1:
READING AND WRITING, SCORE: 200 – 800 TOTAL TIME: 100 MINUTES
Two Tests
1. Evidence – Based Reading
QUESTIONS Total 52 Questions with Multiple choice, informational graphics (charts), Passages with complex structure and vocabulary
TIME 65 minutes
2. Writing and languages
QUESTIONS Total 44 Questions Passages-based grammar – including punctuations
TIME 30 minutes
SECTION 2:
MATH, SCORE: 200 – 800, TOTAL TIME: 80 MINUTES
QUESTIONS Total 58 Questions; Application based, multi-step questions
Trigonometry, grid-in questions, Core math competencies
(Translating math into English and into math), building equations
TIME 80 minutes
SECTION 3:
OPTIONAL, SCORE: 1 – 6, TOTAL TIME: 50 MINUTES
QUESTIONS The essay is optional. Students will be provided a 600-700 word passage and asked to analyze how the author built his argument;
TIME 50 Minutes

THE TWO COMMON WAYS OF REGISTERING FOR SAT:

1. By mail: Obtain the “SAT Information Bulletin” available free with USEFI offices, from college board website or from the IMFS offices.
2. Online Registration (Credit Card required): www.ets.org. Fill up the form online and mention your credit card number. This is the easiest way to register for SAT.
Test Scores: Test Scores are valid for 5 years. The three parts of the test are scored independently. Scores are available online and by phone in three weeks. Official score reports are provided about five weeks after the test is administered. Students who have an active College Board online account will automatically get their SAT scores through My SAT Online Score Report only unless they request a paper score report. The student has the option before the test to list down the names of five universities on the SAT form which will be sent to the universities free of cost Course Content: Study material for all sections and test papers for different sections

Course Duration: 16 weeks
For the SAT Dates available in the year one can visit the SAT Calendar at www.collegeboard.com

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