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All about writing the statement of Purpose – SOP stuff

Well many of us have heard from our seniors that the SOP is one the most important aspects of Grad school application, well I am here to bust a certain myth and also clarify the views of the seniors. When it comes to writing the statement of purpose, the most important thing that should be in there is “how you stand out from the crowd”.

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Admission Checklist for MS in US Fall 2014

Admission Checklist for Fall 2014

Most of you would have started the Application process and would be wondering on which things we need to include. Here’s the Admission checklist for the Application Process for Fall 2014 and check what are you missing.

So there are total 14 items on the Admission checklist for Graduate School Application for US Universities. Continue reading

Application Process: Timeline for MS/Ph.D in United States


Hello everyone. You need to follow a particular timeline if you want to file an application for US universities in fall semester. Start the process before about the 12 months of enrollment.

June- July:

  •   Start preparing for tests like TOEFL and GRE.
  •   Book a suitable date for these tests. It’s a crucial step as most of the dates are booked during these months.
  •   Check your passport’s status. If your passport is close to the expiry date or has expired then apply for renewing as soon as possible. The test centers won’t take your test without an active passport. . Continue reading
Statement Of Purpose

Sample Statement of Purpose for MS in ME

Statement Of Purpose : One of the most important aspect of your application process. I’ve seen people with  less academic grads but with a real good Statement of Purpose, they cracked good admit. To write a real good Statement of Purpose you need to know how to write one. This post is on Statement of Purpose for MS in ME. If you don’t know how to write Statement of Purpose, please refer the below link.

I got many emails from students and most of them had queries related to Statement of purpose. And most of them were from Mechanical Engineering and asked me for Sample Statement of purpose for MS in Mechanical Engineering. So here’s the Sample Statement of Purpose for MS in ME


Applying For: MS program, Spring 2013

Department: Masters in Mechanical Engineering.


                                                Statement Of Purpose


My undergraduate studies in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the M.S Ramaiah Institute of Technology,Bangalore,India has exposed me to a stimulating academic environment where learning and research go hand-in-hand. Continue reading