USA is a very popular destination for higher studies. US universities encourage research and are up-to-date with advanced technology and literature to further research in a many fields of study. Many post-graduate students who wish to apply for PhD to universities in USA get cold feet at the last moment because they have heard that GRE is a very tough exam to crack, or that without a foreign internship on your CV your application will not be accepted. Many students tend to believe that since their application is going to be one amongst many from all over the world, their CV might be inferior to that of students of other nations or that their recommendations might not be strong enough. Well, here is some general information about applying to foreign universities that should bust some such myths.