On-Campus Jobs: Northeastern University Boston

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Northeastern University is considered to be one of the top universities for MS in CS and IS. I studied in Northeastern from August 2013 to July 2015. It was a great experience to me. This post will focus on the on campus jobs that are available in Northeastern University. Over the past few years the number of students coming to the University have increased many folds and hence there is always a competition for part time jobs here.  Continue reading

Important Medicines To Carry To USA

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I know this time of the year very well as I have gone through it myself. Shopping and Packing are the only two things students would be doing who are going to come to the USA this fall 2015. One of the important things while packing are medicines. It’s always good to carry all the medicines from India as Medications in USA are very costly. I would suggest you to go to your family doctor and get prescriptions of all the medicines you would be requiring.   Continue reading

MS In USA Queries: Paying Fees, Insurance and changing Major

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Hey Shrinivas. I have been reading your posts on facebook. They are really helpful. I will be coming to USA this fall. I had few queries. Hope you can solve them!

1) Which is the best way to pay fees? Wire transfers cost around 1500-1800 INR for each transaction. So, can we deposit money in our US bank account with a travel card and pay the fees?  Continue reading

FAQs on Health Insurance: NUSHP Northeastern University Boston

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Since I am from Northeastern University, I do know entire details about the University Health Insurance. I personally am under the University health insurance for two years now. I got a lot of queries related to the NUSHP University Health Insurance that Northeastern University offers you. I thought of creating a post related to the common FAQs that a student has with respect to the Health Insurance. I have covered almost all the questions. Continue reading

Calling India From USA: Cheap, Best And Easiest Ways (India Calling)

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When a student comes to the United States, the first thing that pops in one’s mind is how do I connect with my home. What are the ways in which I could call India from USA. During the recent years many new ways have emerged and I am going to list out all the ways in which you could call India from USA. If you have something else apart from this in your mind, please share it with us in the comment box below. Continue reading

Things to bring from India

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As you’re only one month and a half away from your departure date, it is time you begin shopping. There are a few things you may want to buy which may be there in the US but will be extremely expensive. I have worked in putting together the list of all things that you will require. I have divided the list into different sections so it would be easy for you to know what all will be required to pack when you start your shopping. Continue reading

Initial Expenses in USA: Northeastern Boston

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When it comes to handling finances we tend to be more aggressive and over calculate our expenses. I understand your concerns and have thereby come up with a detailed analysis of your monthly expenses. I have taken into consideration the maxima and minima of your expense list and have every single aspect covered through this document. Continue reading