USA being the popular destination among International Students, there are three popular Intakes when Universities see footfall of International Students:
- Fall Intake: Fall intake is the major intake and starts from the month of September. This intake is the popular intake among International Students. The pool of applicants are more. Most of the course commence in this intake. Students get wide opportunities for On-campus jobs, Teaching Assistantship (TA), Research Assistantship (RA) become available.
- Spring Intake: Spring intake is also known as Secondary Intake and starts in the month of January. Students who miss to take admission in Fall intake, they take admission in this Spring intake. Pool applicants are less as compared to Fall intake but students get immense time to prepare for admission process, US visa and developing their English Language skill.
- Summer Intake: Summer Intake is the least preferred intake starts in the month of May. Universities provide least number of course in this Intake. The pool of Applicants are very small. Universities offer language courses in this intake for Non English speaking students.