United States of America

Studying in the USA offers a blend of academic excellence, research opportunities, cultural diversity, and personal growth that few other countries can match. With its world-class institutions, innovative teaching methods, and abundant resources, the USA provides a platform for students to realize their potential, foster global connections, and embark on a journey of learning and self-discovery that will shape their futures in remarkable ways.


Academic Excellence:
The USA is renowned for its high-quality education system, which consistently ranks among the best in the world. Its universities and colleges are known for offering a wide range of programs across various disciplines, ensuring that students can find the perfect fit for their academic and career aspirations. The emphasis on critical thinking, creativity, and practical skills equips students with a well-rounded education that prepares them for success in their future endeavors.

Diverse and Inclusive Community:
With its multicultural society, the USA provides an environment where students from all backgrounds can thrive. Interacting with peers from around the world exposes students to different perspectives, fosters cross-cultural understanding, and enhances their global outlook. This diversity enriches the learning experience and prepares students for success in an increasingly interconnected world.

Wide Range of Programs:
Whether you’re interested in business, arts, sciences, engineering, social sciences, or any other field, the USA offers a vast array of academic programs. Students can choose from traditional degrees, specialized courses, and interdisciplinary studies to tailor their education to their unique interests and career goals.

Career Opportunities:
Studying in the USA opens up a world of career opportunities. Many universities have strong ties to industries and offer internships, co-op programs, and job placement services, helping students gain valuable real-world experience and kickstart their careers. The USA’s dynamic job market and entrepreneurial ecosystem also provide a fertile ground for ambitious students to pursue their professional dream

  • Reference number and supporting documentation for the CAS (Confirmation of Acceptance for Study) application
  • A valid passport or other travel documentation
  • Proof that you have enough money to pay for your living expenses while studying there
  • Academic technology approval scheme clearance certificate (if required)
  • Tuberculosis screening (if required)
  • Passport-sized colour photograph
  • Assessment documentation

African students need to demonstrate their ability to finance their education and living expenses in the USA. This involves providing financial documents such as bank statements, affidavits of support, or scholarship letters to prove that they have sufficient funds to cover tuition fees and living costs for the duration of their studies.

Once accepted by a U.S. institution, students must apply for a student visa (usually an F-1 visa) at the U.S. Embassy or Consulate in their home country. This requires completing the online DS-160 form, paying the visa fee, scheduling an interview, and providing necessary documents such as the I-20 form issued by the university.

Necessary Documents or Information  May be requested from you as the need arises for an application in progress

English language – Entry requirements vary between institutions, and according to the level of English language course you want to study. For admission to a United States Institution program, international applicants from non-English speaking backgrounds are expected to be proficient in English, as demonstrated by:
  • Passing an approved test or
  • Completing an Academic English program or
  • Meeting an approved alternative requirement

The following English tests are accepted by United States Institutions:

  • IELTS – Academic
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic
  • Teaching of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – PT and iBT
  • University of Cambridge – ESOL Examinations for the Certificate of Proficiency in English (CEP) or the Certificate in Advanced English (CAE)

1. Vocational Education and Training (VET)

  • Minimum of 5.5 overall in IELTS and minimum 5.0 in each subtest

2. Undergraduate

  • Minimum of 6.5 overall in IELTS with minimum 6.0 in each subtest. Some courses like Teaching and Nursing require higher scores of Minimum of 7.0 overall in IELTS with minimum of 6.5 in each subtest

3. Post Graduate

  •  Depending on the institution ,the minimum requirement is 7.0 overall in IELTS with minimum of 6.0 in each subtest.