India is the world’s second-largest student exporter after China, and these numbers are eventually rising with time. The total number of Indian students going abroad to pursue their higher education has been steadily increasing over the years.
Some of the most likeable options that an Indian aspirant chooses for his education include countries like – the USA, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, etc. There are many reasons behind this. Firstly, the fast-paced economy of these countries has multiple career prospects for a person to choose from. Secondly, these countries are student-friendly and have many policies that make the life of a student much easier, alongside providing them easy permanent settlement opportunities in these nations.
Now, in this ongoing spread of Omicron, the students may have plenty of doubts if this is the best time to plan their study abroad dreams. To get the right consultancy and to invest in a future that is bright, here are a few platforms that can help you study abroad in 2022.
This Mumbai-based EdTech startup is a one-stop solution for students planning to study abroad. It helps the students to choose from the best colleges/universities according to their profile. With a team of 350+ members, Yocket has its presence in 200+ cities, tie-up with 150 international universities (US, Canada, UK & more) and 1,000,000 students so far and it plans to add around 1,000,000 more students to the platform this year. Yocket has even helped over 3000 students and working professionals in financing 1200 Cr loans for studying abroad by tying up with 10 educational loan providers across various categories.
You can take the services from the website as well as a mobile application where they have a freemium model and most of the information is available at (Do it yourself) DIY level. They also have premium services where students have to pay one-time fees and they can get personalized guidance from experienced counsellors. The company help with the power of machine learning tools to ensure they are applying to the best-fit universities.
- Leverage Edu
Leverage Edu assists you with its team of expert counselors to choose the right college/university from its 1000 + partnered top global universities across the globe based on your profile so that you have a brighter future that one craves for. It also has an AI tool that helps you to choose from the best universities according to your requirements and profile, further easing out the process for you.
With a team of 250+ members, Leverage Edu has its presence in 35+ cities across India and helps you choose from countries like – Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, the USA, New Zealand & Germany, to avail their services you can register on their website.
- IDP Consultancy
Established in 1969, IDP is a publicly listed company from Australia helping you achieve your dreams. It has a limited reach to countries namely – Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, USA, and New Zealand. IDP specializes in course recommendations, IELTS preparation, pre-departure assistance, visa, housing, and health insurance for students.
You should register on their website to use their services. An expert will be assigned to you to assist you in your study abroad experience. You can also visit one of their branches in one of the 22 cities across India if you want to attend a counseling session or need assistance with your financial records.
- Leap Scholar
This Bangaluru based EdTech firm was founded in 2019. Its community of more than 500,000 members helps you evaluate career options, get in touch with the experts and choose the best option for you from its 5000+ partner institutions in countries. These countries are namely – Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, the USA, and Ireland.
You can avail their services by registering yourself on their website. It provides you with services like counselling, visa assistance, IELTS preparation alongside providing scholarships to students. You can also apply for a study loan through their website. More than 20,000 aspirants used its services last year.
Built-in partnership with IEC Abroad in 2007, Edvoy is a free AI-powered digital platform that offers valuable advice, application assistance, and content to prospective international students all over Asia. It has a presence in all the student prominent locations like – the United Kingdom, USA, Canada & Ireland. It uses AI & Machine learning techniques to ease out the application process and helps you to easily apply to universities abroad.
It has a team of more than 100+ counsellors and has successfully placed 20,000+ students worldwide. You can avail their services by registering on their website.
With the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic being active in the country and with a lot of rumors about the Indian mutant of the virus, most of the nations have put a travel ban on flights to and from India. But, if you’re not in a hurry and can wait for the restrictions to ease out, we recommend you definitely check these platforms out. These platforms ease out your process and make a smart choice, as studying abroad requires your hard-earned money. In the process, you should always take expert advice before starting the process so that you know what you’re opting for and do not have any regrets later on in life.