Frequently Asked Questions

Study Abroad FAQs:

Why study abroad?

There is definitely a myriad of reasons as to why you should choose to study abroad. In case you plan to get international study abroad, it will be a combination of good quality of education, new culture, better resume, expanding employment prospects and widened mindset.

Who can study abroad?

Anyone who is ready to take a chance and take a leap of exposure and experiences, study abroad is the best choice for you. However, it is better to get a good GPA (i.e. greater than 2.0 or higher) as suggested by the Study overseas consultants. You are likely to get a better chance of getting into the program.

Where can I study?

It is certainly not an easy task to choose and pick out where you plan to study abroad. However, it all depends on either or your personal interests, the cost, career prospects you choose to. Choose the country that fulfills your study program needs along with your safety and employment prospects. All this information can be guided to you by our counsellors.

When can I go?

As soon as you decide on the reason to go, you can choose to go. Depending on the various universities, the application deadlines will vary. The applications open in the early year of January and February until the mid of the year June and July. The programs usually start – off during the fall of September and October.

How long do study abroad programs take?

It depends on the level of degree you are pursuing. If you are planning for a full-time study, an undergraduate degree takes about 3 to 4 years. For most subjects is three years, especially in the UK. While in the US, the subject is for 4 years. Whereas a master’s degree takes about 1 to 2 years. However, a Ph.D. or doctoral program takes about 3 to 4 years.

How much does it cost?

In case you have enrolled in a foreign institution, you will be eligible to pay a tuition fee as well as one semester or full year fee. Apart from this, you will also be paying for your housing, food, and other essentials.

Will financial aid apply for tuition abroad?

Yes, you can always have options to choose scholarships or financial assistance from banks and other financial institutions. You can enroll in the university with the help of COEX and seek the right information regarding the same.

Can language be a barrier?

Language can be a major concern, however, if you are going to an English-speaking country – you only must take care of it. You can improve your skills and learn the language, which would be an addition to the time you spend abroad. You can also opt for programs from the help of COEX who will help you get proper learning of the language and language certifications.

What documentation shall I submit with my application for approval?

All the documentation required during the time of approval of application are –

  • Passport for identification
  • A statement of purpose
  • CV or Resume
  • Academic references or the letter of recommendation
  • Certificate of your Secondary Education
  • English-language proficiency proof, usually, Certificate of TOEFL or IELTS certificate. Or, any other English Test Exam can also do.
  • Test result admission i.e. GMAT or GRE for graduate programs.

Franchisee FAQs:

Are there any hidden expenses, I should be prepared for which are not evident in the beginning?

You must be prepared to manage the working capital once the institution is launched for an initial period of 6 months or until your institution breaks even on an operational level.

I own a property; how can I convert it into a COEX institution?

You can either become an operator franchisee, or contact us so we can explore options depending on the your intended financial commitment and outlet location

Can I talk to existing franchisees before I decide to become a franchisee?

Yes, we can provide you with the contact details of our existing franchisees in your state and region.

What will be the expected return on my investment if I become a COEX’s franchisee?

In the first two years you can expect 30% if targeted sales are achieved. In the 3rd to 5th year the return climbs to 45% and above.

Do I get exclusivity in a particular location where I open the institute?

While opening a new institute clearly demarcates the territory in which you can canvas and solicit business. While as Master Franchisee you can get exclusivity for an entire state in return for an assurance to open multiple institutions.

How do I procure my equipment and supplies?

All institutions are given the service of COEX certified supplies and proprietary supplies delivered to your doorstep by COEX management team.

How will COEX's help in marketing my institution at the local level?

We work closely with Franchisee to ascertain marketing requirements and support in terms of planning and supply of marketing creatives and running marketing campaigns.

What kind of training will COEX provide to run the institution efficiently?

Start up training covering all aspects of operations: Customer services and soft skill training ; train the training program will be conducted to all the faculty members to keep then in line with the set standards of COEX education system; Our area managers visit every institution quarterly and brief the operating team on a need basis.