Venkata R. shares his experience at Colorado State University
Q :- Please tell us about which course is you doing and why did you choose that course?
A :- I chose MS in Biochemistry because I’m interested in the field of proteomics.
Q :- Why did you choose the USA for higher education?
A :- USA has one of the best education systems in the world and has a very active research environment.
Q :- How is Colorado State University different than any other USA University based on whatever you have heard from your friends about
A :- It is one of the best student friendly place and has the best infrastructure.
Q :- Are you happy with your decision?
A :- Yes I’m glad I came to this place.
Q :- What’s your advice to students who aspire to go to the USA for higher studies?
A :- Be prepared for an academic shock as the way they teach here is contrastingly different.
Q :- Other than academics, what else did you learn from the country USA ?
A :- Here the people are very friendly and always ready to help you.
Q :- How are the studies in the USA different than the studies in India ?
A :- Here the stress is on practicality and not on theory
Q :- Is it worth spending so much money to get a degree from the USA as compared to similar degree in India with lower costs?
A :- I think it is a personal choice, but if you have a option to study in USA go for it. You literally learn how to live apart from academics.
Q :- What’s your advice to parents of aspiring students?
A :- The expenses involved are very high initially and might be daunting but its worth the investment.
Q :- Key things to remember for parents and students while planning for the studies in the USA
A :- Choose the university very wisely, as your degree from that place will determine the
future of your career
Q :- What are you future plans?
A :- I plan to go for a job here gain some experience and come back to India
Q :- How did you fund your higher education?
A :- I am using Credila education loan to cover my tuition fees and part time job to cover
my living expenses
Q :- Why did you choose Credila?
A :- They process the loan quickly and also give it an attractive rate of interest when compared to nationalized banks.