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Why Students Want To Get Into Top Universities?

Aug 1st 2014 at 5:58 AM

As a student, I had always been obsessed with the idea of getting into the top college and university. Although I made it to one, adjusting over there was a big struggle, during initial years. Such desire and aspiration is quite normal among students, however very few of us manage to get into desired college or university. At the time of filling up the application and trying to schedule college trips, the popular colleges have been on top of the list. But why is there such an obsession among students about top universities in Australia and in other parts of the world?

Top universities in Australia

Why do students want to get into only top ones while skipping the rest of them? Why there is such a huge disappointment with them when they do not make it to the top colleges and universities? Media hype and the depiction of the major colleges and top universities can be blamed for this reason. I am not saying that you should not try to obtain admission in the top colleges and universities, but you should not make it your only target. Try for the best, not because of the name but because it is providing the best opportunity for you in the career field.


Top universities in Australia are good, they have great opportunities for the students but the overall cost of education is also very high. Some of the not so popular colleges and universities can also generate similar opportunities for you, in case you are ready to work hard over there. All the colleges provide similar education, but some of them focus on how and what the students are learning. If you really want to make it to the top universities, consult an education consultant about it. Take his help in preparation for entrance examination, working out all the documents, admission essay, interview and other such things.


Apart from this, you will also have to be sure that the college or university is according to your requirements, the way you wish it to be. Check out the premises if possible before taking admission. The students, faculty, surroundings, ambience should be adjustable for you. The college environment will not change or modify itself to make you feel home. You will have to adjust to their ambience. Henceforth, do not get blinded with the idea of being associated with one of the top universities in the world, but choose such place where you will be happy to work hard for the future.


The Author is an education counselor having keen interest in writing. Currently, she is writing on topics like, Study overseas, post graduate diploma new Zealand, diploma courses in Singapore and Foreign Education. For more detail visit:


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