Graduate

Message to graduate students
(if you are an undergraduate student please click here)


Graduate studies can be stressful, especially if you are in international student. The courses you pick and the projects you take on will have real impact on how quickly you find internships, and the kind of job you land upon graduation.

Our Guidance Counselors have been your shoes and they are willing to talk with you for 30-mins on Google Hangouts (audio) on how to maximize your graduate experience. Our services are free.


Instructions to schedule a 30-min Audio Session


STEP 1 : use table below to understand what it is that you’d like to discuss.
STEP 2 : click on “Book Here”.
STEP 3 : our volunteer coordinator will pick a Guidance Counselor* (best experience/expertise fit) and schedule a Google Hangouts audio session.
STEP 4 : have a 30-min conversation at a scheduled date and time.

*if you’d like to pick your own Guidance Counselor, click here. Describe what the session is about when you book your session.

 


Graduate Guidance Areas


To pick your own Guidance Counselor, click here.

Guidance Areas Description Target Audience Book Session
Resume Is my resume good enough? Which activities should I include/remove? How do I build my resume? I have very little experience.What should I do? Do I have any mistakes?
Discuss these and any other questions with your Guidance Counselor.
Graduate students Book Here
Course confusion Will this course help me land an internship? Will it help me find my first job? I like this course, but I'm scared of bad grades; what should I do? All my friends are taking this course, now I am really confused. Should I just go ahead and take it? Every semester I am confused about course selection. How do I prevent this from happening?
Discuss these and any other questions with your Guidance Counselor.
Graduate students Book Here
Domain confusion How are the job prospects for this specific domain/track? I am passionate about this course, but will I really get a job after graduation?
Discuss these and any other questions with your Guidance Counselor.
Graduate students Book Here
Job/Internship I have multiple offers;how do I select my first employer? I just have one offer but I am not super excited about this job, what should I do? I have no offer, what should I do?
Discuss these and any other questions with your Guidance Counselor.
Graduate students Book Here
Funding/Financial Aid I'm in my first semester and I have no funding. What is the best way to move forward and how do I maximize my chances of funding in the coming semesters? What other options are open to me?
Discuss these and any other questions with your Guidance Counselor.
Graduate students Book Here
General Your questions may not fall under any of the Guidance Areas listed above. You may have general questions, OR you may have a feeling of confusion and you'd like to discuss your concerns with a more experienced person. When you book your sessions please mention what the session is going to be about — we'll use it to pick an appropriate Guidance Counselor. Graduate students  Book Here

To pick your own Guidance Counselor, click here.