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The United States of America is the world's third largest country in size. Located in North America, the country is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean and to the east by the Atlantic Ocean. On the northern side is Canada and the southern side is Mexico.

The United States of America consists of 50 states, 5 territories and 1 district (Washington D.C.). The United States is a federal republic and it is set up by the Constitution. America has been a nation of immigrants. The population is diverse and from ethnic backgrounds. Majority of the population in the United States come from European countries and a small group of people is African-American.

Why Choose USA?

  • The USA is the no.1 study destination for international students than any other country in the world. Here are a few reasons why you should choose to study in the USA.
  • Sixteen universities in the USA are ranked in the world’s top 20 universities. Fifty-two US universities are ranked in the top 100 universities worldwide. Seventy-seven American universities are ranked among the best 200 universities in the world.
  • Studying in the USA means exploring different cultures as it is a country of immigrants. Many people from distant land had come over and made it their home. Living in multicultural society improves your confidence, communication, and social skills.

Ample Job Opportunities

If you have completed a degree from the US then you are entitled to work there for about a year. For working there you have to apply for Optional Practical Training (OPT). Many students get absorbed by the company where they did the OPT. The companies sponsor them for H1-B which is a work visa. Once you are given H1-B, you are allowed to work in the US. These are mostly given in the field of software, engineering, accountancy, teaching or marketing.

Financial Support

Getting financial aid is another major reason for international students to opt for higher education in the US. Many universities offer its grants, loans and stipends for students to meet their daily expenses as well as tuitions in some cases. If you can prove your excellence in academics, then your US education may even turn out to be free. Otherwise, obtaining grants and loans from banks is also easy if you can provide proof of your admission.

On-campus work programs are also available for students who qualify for a specific kind of job. For instance, if you have a humanity major, you can seek employment at the library.