According to sources a recent report by Brookings Institution, USA revealed that as of 2012, 15% of the International students in USA belong to India. Indian cities accounted for 8 out of the top 10 source cities, especially in engineering and pure science streams.
At this time when millions are aspiring to pursue their study abroad, startups like iGrad Global have begun an enriching journey to help students make their admission process experience quite hassle-free and smooth.
iGrad Consulting Pvt Limited which comes with a punch line “for the best by the best”, totally proves it in this world of conventional competition.
iGrad Global provides services which are designed to eliminate the hassles that bogs the students aspiring for their higher studies in various universities in different countries like USA, UK etc. The venture guides aspiring students to apply to top academic institutions abroad, in pursuit of undergraduate or postgraduate studies. It takes a lot of commitment to fulfil the desire of the students aiming for higher studies in abroad.
Biruda Virkud founded the company in 2013. She holds an MS degree from TAMU, TX USA and has an experience of working more than a decade in the field of admission counselling.
The struggle of students to get an admission in their preferred college with the right specialization has inspired Biruda to set up iGrad Global that is headquartered in Bangalore. The key focus of the company is to guide the students who are interested in studying abroad in an honest and genuine manner.
Here the end-to-end admission counselling process is online which makes everything more efficient. They provide comprehensive on-line workshops for every step of the process with proper guidelines. Query resolutions can be done conveniently through online chat on the move.
A student is responsibly taken care by the iGrad Global team from the time he/she joins, till the point the student gets accepted in any of the colleges. They also get to connect with the past students to get guidance from them whenever needed. The advisory panel comprises of mentors from premium global universities. Arguably though, the most valuable asset iGradGlobal boasts of today is, access to a worldwide network of former students serving on an advisory panel for helping students with personalized information, Biren Parmar, PhD candidate, TAMU has been very instrumental in this aspect.
The team also provides guidance on finances, visas and scholarships. According to sources, till date up to $ 4, 00,000 scholarships has been garnered by deserving students.
On behalf of our The Startup Journal team, we wish the best to iGradGlobal as they are doing something that is really better for the society to help building our future in safe hands.