Applying for US F-1 Visa – Step by Step Procedure

April, May and June are visa application months. Applying for US F1 visa is certainly a daunting process that brings up anxiety, depression and what not. So here’s a step by step procedure from beginning till your interview appointment:   Things you’ll need before you get started: I20 – it is the form that is…

How to revise for O and A levels with less than 2 months left: Tips from a 4 A* student.

trThere’s very little time left. You haven’t studied much or at all in the last 5-6 months. Preparation for the upcoming Cambridge/Edexcel/IAL examinations is terrible. You think all is lost… But wait, what’s that? Look up in the sky…it’s a bird, it’s a plane…nope! It’s Fahad Dewan with another blog to drag you out of…

Winning Essay of Essay Competition.

English medium student have a lack of knowledge about their language and history. – How far do you agree?   Roughly translated the legendary song of 21st February “আমার ভাইয়ের রক্তে রাঙ্গানো ২১শে ফেব্রুয়ারি” reads ‘’21st February is colored with my brother’s blood’’. 64 years ago, students from Dhaka University spilled their blood, sacrificed their…

WHAT TO DO THE NIGHT BEFORE YOUR BENGALI EXAM

Greetings. So with a hot cup of coffee and shivering hands, I am writing some ‘piece of advice’ about what you should do if you have Bengali exam the next morning. First of all let’s categorize the different type(s) of candidates we usually deal with. Category 1 : “The সবজান্তা’s ”     They are…

General Knowledge Every Bangali Should Know!

 Important Dates:  ২১শে ফেব্রুয়ারি (21st February) : আন্তর্জাতিক মাতৃভাষা দিবস ( International Mother Language Day) – On this day, in 1952, (when Bangladesh was known as East Pakistan) students of DU called for strikes and rallies to protest against the newly passed law of making Urdu the national and mother tongue of both Pakistans.…

How To Get World’s Highest in IGCSE Mathematics!

You’ve probably heard of the neighbourhood Boro Bhai that got World’s Highest in O level Maths B and/or Pure Maths (chances are that your mother won’t let you hear the end of it) and you might be wondering to yourself, “hey, my maths skills are above average, but could I accomplish that too?” Chances are…

What subjects you should take in your O and A levels – An atypical perspective.

As soon as we finish our grade-8 final exams, we are faced with the all-important task of choosing our subjects for O-levels. Soon after we finish our O-levels, usually comprising of 6–9 subjects, we need to make another crucial decision of narrowing those numbers down to 3–4 for our A levels. It is not unusual…