What services does Prerna Academy offer?
We offer end to end solutions that help you get accepted to an colleges or other top ranked Universities. We also help with career related services like the career test, linkedin, naukri, times jobs,shine profile, review and resume editing.
Do you have any branches?
No. We do not have any branches. Our corporate office is in Indore, India. We have worked with students across 5 countries & 20 states and our counselors too are based national or globally. All our sessions are conducted online/virtually. We collaborate with students on our online platform. Our virtual presence allows us to guide students irrespective of their location.
Do you offer any free consultations?
We do not offer any free consultations. We firmly believe that to offer adequate guidance and assist you, our counselor needs a dedicated hour long session to fully understand your profile and ONLY then provide recommendations.
How can I reach you?
Please register on our website and submit your query. We will revert to you in at most 48 hours (2 business days). Emails are preferred as a means of communication over phone, as we have a record of your requests and can respond appropriately.
Who are your counselors?
Our counselors have all studied at top schools and are based across the nation. We are able to bring their expertise to you via Skype in the comfort of your home.
Do I get to select my counselor?
We have domain experts for each degree; we will connect you to a counsel or that suits your particular need after reviewing your profile! Your profile is personally discussed with the core team including our Founder who is a Best college or University.
How will the counselor be matched to me?
We have domain experts. The counselor who is best equipped to assist you will be matched to you. The counselor’s profile will be shared with you prior to the session.
What is the best time to get in touch with Prerna Academy?
To put your best foot forward, and build a stellar profile, you should get in touch anytime between 10:30AM to 7:00PM before you apply. Simply put – the earlier, the better.
If I have a gap year can I still apply to top colleges or universities?
Yes, most colleges are open to admitting students who have taken a gap year. We recommend scheduling a counseling session so Prerna Academy experts can take stock of your profile and help you weigh your study options.
I have completed my graduation via Distance education? Would it be considered a valid degree?
Yes, if you have completed your graduation from an accredited university, it will be considered as a valid degree. However, it is best to confirm directly with the college you wish to apply to if the accreditation is valid and if you qualify.
What happens once I sign up for a full application?
We work with students across the nation on online platform Exp:- Email, Whatsup etc. You will be given access to your folder, several manuals and documents on Prerna Academy Portal; this will assist in building your application.
What is the difference between counselling and college selection?
Counseling: This service is recommended prior to application till 1 month before starting your applications.
College selection: You will be asked to fill in a detailed form prior to your session. Your counselor will do an in-depth analysis of your profile and goals and end this session with a finite list of colleges.
Do you offer a combo pack for counselling session and college selection?
Counselling session and college selection are two different services and are therefore conducted separately. We recommend you begin with a counselling session so that we can take stock of your profile and determine next steps to enhance it. College selection will be conducted closer to applications with your strengthened profile and after you have incorporated the suggestions made by the counselor.
What are the standard application requirements?
The standard application requirements include: 1) Application Form 2) Application Fees 2) Letter of Recommendation(If Required, Not Mandatory) 3) All Required Qualification Documents 4) Resume & Experience Certificate ( if Required, not mandatory ) 5) Affidavit Form ( If Required, not mandatory ) 6) Migration/SLC/NOC Certificate 7) Transcripts ( If Required, not mandatory ).
What is rolling deadlines?
Rolling admissions offer a large application window for students to apply. They have an ‘applications open’ and an ‘applications end’ date. Students can apply on a “rolling” basis anytime between these dates. Colleges respond to applicants as the applications come in instead of waiting until after a particular deadline. Students who apply earlier in the cycle may secure an admit earlier and have a decision in hand well before the admissions decisions of other schools or colleges are announced.
When should I apply for scholarships?
Each college offers distinct scholarship programs. We suggest you check on the individual college website to understand what they offer and the rules and deadlines for the same. Some colleges will automatically consider you for a scholarship based on your college application and some will require a separate scholarship application to be completed. Please check the respective college websites for information on how to apply for their scholarships.
Should I upload my documents in word or pdf?
Each college maintains distinct process guidelines. Please check the respective college websites for instructions on uploading documents. Unless otherwise specified, please upload the document in pdf.
What if my selection and your suggestion of colleges do not match?
We will draw out a list of colleges that based on your profile will be the best fit. If you however feel you would like to apply to a particular college we will support you a 100%.
Do you guarantee admission?
Given that we are a 100% non- agency business and that our forte lies in helping students leverage their profile to reach top tier schools, we cannot guarantee admission.
However, given our expertise and consistent rate of successful admits through all our years of operation, we are confident of delivering a world class service and guiding you holistically to get that admit!
Do you offer a package for career counseling?
Yes, we do offer a package of 2 sessions for career counseling. When you sign up for 2 sessions, you get a discount of 10%. In case of a price increase during the year, you do not have to pay anything additional.
Are my documents confidential?
All documents and interactions between Prerna Academy and the students are strictly confidential. We strongly suggest not sharing details of your sessions/documents with any friends.
Why do you conduct your sessions on Skype?
This format has been developed after getting feedback from our students. We are able to connect our students and counselors virtually, irrespective of their locations. We have been working with students from all across India and the world on Skype and on our online collaborative platform for years, and it works seamlessly. We are also able to hire top global talent (see our Counsellor profiles), without being confined by geography, so that you get the best expert guidance right in the comfort of your home.
I have slow internet connection/We have a lot of power cuts. How can that be helped?
You can have the session over phone,Email or skype.
Can I re-schedule my session?
Rescheduling of sessions is not permitted. Full amount of the session will be deducted in case of cancellations and no show for sessions. Please pick a slot with due consideration.
What is your refund policy?
We do not make any refunds.
Can you give an indication of costs involved for the entire application package?
We review our application prices every year. Please register now or send us an email on firstname.lastname@example.org for individual service costs and package details.
How do I make the payment?
You can pay online, cash, cheque or bank transfer. Please register now or send us an email on email@example.com. We will email you the link to our payment gateway upon receiving your email. You can click on the link to pick the services you wish to avail, make the payment and get started to Prerna Academy!
The country in which you are currently earning will be the country you are domicile in. Those domicile in India will be charged in INR (GST @ 18% will be additional). Those outside India will be charged in USD, no GST will be applicable.