It is college application time and the most common topic of discussion among students applying abroad is whether to apply early and which ones to apply to. Depending on which part of the world the student is applying to, meaning of applying early would be different.
Selecting universities to apply to for undergraduate or graduate courses is a daunting task. Simply going by the rank of the universities given by the US NEWS, Times Higher Education, World Report or any other agency is not the right approach. All these institutes use their own parameters and methodology to give ranking hence it cannot be used as ranking for ‘you’.