6 Tips to choose a College or University in India

National Education Awards 2019
July 5, 2019


Here are some tips you should keep in mind before finalising.

Choosing an ideal college or a university is always a tough task and a lengthy process because the college and the course decide your career. In a nutshell, we can say that your one decision to decide your life and profession. Indeed it is a state of confusion when you are looking for the best college for graduation, as the time of your life when you have just crossed the school and now that one big decision is going to make a difference. Apart from this all the college or university you choose is also important is the image and the name matters even after you become and alumni. So don’t get over excited and confuse, calm yourself and read the article as it brings some important fact and points that you should keep in mind while searching for an ideal college or university for you.

1. Choose your course of study

Before choosing a college or a university, you must be clear about the course, as there are many institutes which masters in offering the certain course but failed to provide the same level of education for the other. Moreover, It becomes easier to shortlist colleges if you know what area interests you because then you will be able to look for colleges that are the best in that particular field. Moreover, it is important to give priority to your interest and capabilities and then make any decision about the course, don’t follow other students, because only you know what you can do for your further life. For example, if you in search of a university which offers a variety of courses in MP then it is worth mentioning that The SAGE University Indore can be your destination as it is among the top university in MP which can offer a variety of courses and amenities. Your goal will determine your path which is to get the right type of college degree for the right field.

2. Can you afford it?

Here is a big question, which is hard to face but essential to answer. Not every college is in your budget or you can afford its fees. It’s a bitter truth that good Education in India is quite expensive, so this point is a must to keep in mind while selecting a college or a university for you. No matter what your goals and finances look like, make sure you talk to financial aid counselors at the colleges and universities you’re considering. Although it is good to choose a college which falls in your budget, don’t give up right away if the price seems too big. There are many colleges and university in MP which offers a quality of Education that too in low price such as Sagar Group of Institutions which has 5 colleges and it has the best MBA institute of Bhopal. Apart from it, the 3 engineering colleges are counted as the top engineering college of MP. On the other hand if you want to go in an expensive college then there are plenty of ways to get a little more scholarship money if your dream college or university is just out of reach financially. If a college or university takes interest in educating you after seeing your records and results, they might be willing to adjust your financial aid to match what was offered to you by other schools.

3. Location! Location! Location!

If you’re stuck deciding between various college, then it is good to decide it on the basis of location, because directly or indirectly the location of your college matters, because if you are willing to migrate then you have to deal with the city and the people, so think carefully, don’t settle for any compromises. Undoubtedly Madhya Pradesh is considered as an ideal state to live, and nowadays it is emerging as the educational hub. If we talk about MP then indeed SAGE University is the best university in MP. It is situated on hills and surrounded by the lush gardens and has a big campus where over 16000 students are currently studying. Whether you envision yourself in a college town, large campus, or somewhere with no clear campus at all, you have to consider where you want to spend your leisure time, and in what environment you want to live. Being away from home can be exciting but considering the college or university from the 360-degree research is vital.

4. Reputation

Here the reputation means that the college or university you are going to choose must be known and have a good reputation because it is going to highlight in your resume for the entire life so a good name of college or university must be your priority. It is a big deal to study from a reputed college and shine as the student of that college. When talking about engineering college then it is worth mentioning that SIRT group of colleges in MP are among the most reputed group whose institutes have good image and reputation and that is why the institute holds an identity of being at Top engineering college in MP. Moreover, If you are spending an amount of money to get a degree, what good is it if no one recognizes it? Hence it becomes significant to look after the name and the worth of that name.

5. What besides Education?

Although a good education is the most important criteria for selecting any college or university the other things also make sense and matters. For example, if the college or university fails to give good amenities and a comfortable life on the campus then it is not worthy to go in that college. The quality of campus life and the type of extracurricular activities offered on the campus are very important. When talking about the extracurricular activities and amenities then SIRT group of colleges are considered as the best college in MP and Bhopal because of the cultural event they offer. For example, Sagar Utsav, an annual cultural and sports fest organised at the SIRT fills students with enthusiasm.

6. Job Placement Rates

The number and the rate of placement of students is also a vital point to consider a college or a university. It is a benchmark that if the college is able to give over than 80% placement then it counted as the good college. Don’t settle on this point because colleges are one of the main lead to grab any job. Some colleges and universities have an active alumni network. They use their network to invite the companies for placement and some other colleges have a direct link with the organisation who offers the job to students. For example, The SIRT group of colleges Bhopal which gives the best placement to placement to its students. While providing education in Engineering, Pharmacy and Management the top colleges in Madhya Pradesh gives a high rate of placement.