About Us


Who We Are

Advancement in the field of education and its sheer diversity make EDU-World play a key role in international education. Our team of executives creates appropriate and class-leading solutions based on experience, information and industry relationships.

The EDU-World team has more than 20 years of overseas education counseling experience and has successfully placed more than 20,000 students at universities and colleges around the world.

EDU-World is devoted to providing direction to prospective students wanting to pursue their chosen careers, thereby guiding them with a very comprehensive umbrella of services right from the choice of college/university to visa preparations and financial scholarships. At EDU-WORLD, we revel in our ability to provide accurate information, make the right decisions, and be time and cost-efficient while building strong relationships with students and universities alike. Our management is of the firm belief that in today’s fast and highly competitive times, to stand still is the same as moving backwards. Productivity and Performance is everything. Our principle is to offer each and every student the same world-class service that our clientele has come to expect of us.

We take pride in the fact that EDU-World Alumni have graduated from universities as prestigious as Harvard University (USA), University of Oxford (UK), National University of Singapore (NUS), London School of Economics and Political Science (UK), University of Toronto (Canada), Stanford University (Canada), INSEAD (France), University of Pennsylvania (USA), Cornell University, Carnegie Mellon University (USA) and many more.

A comprehensive solution for high quality education in colleges and universities around the world, EDU-World is led by American-educated professionals.
Sonal Parekh Hariyaa (Founder – Director) has graduated from Temple University, Philadelphia (USA) with a BBA in Management and Human Resources. Kunal Parekh (Director) has graduated from Temple University; Philadelphia (USA) with a BBA in Marketing (Cum Laude Honors) and Binoy Mehta (Partner) has graduated with an MBA in Operations, Technology and Management from Bentley University, Boston (USA). Having been international students ourselves, we understand the needs and requirements of our clientele better than anyone else in the industry.

Our principle is to offer each and every student the same world-class service that our clientele has come to expect of us. The entire team makes it their prime motto to see that the educational as well as career objectives of our students are exceeded.

Our Achievements in 2014

900 Students Successfully sent
100% Admission Success rate
100% Visa Success rate
12 Countries represented

Company Values

Our Vision:To be the Finest Overseas Education Counselors in India.

Our Motto: Helping students discover their dreams

Our Mission: To offer every student the same world class service that our clientele has come to expect of us. Customers come first - in everything!!

Our Achievements:

  • Successfully placed more than 20,000 students abroad in the last 20 years
  • 100% Admission success rate
  • 100% Visa success rate
  • High IELTS and TOEFL exam scores for our students.
  • Independent Recognition from various industry bodies
  • Organized a host of education fairs which have resulted in catering to thousands of students being placed at top class universities around the world.

Our Recognition:

  • Member of AAERI (Association of Australian Representatives in India)
  • Certified Singapore Education Specialist
  • Member of NAFSA: Association of International Educators.
  • Member of AFECI (Association of Foreign Educational Consultants in India).
  • Gold Member of Canadian India Education Counsel (CIEC)
  • Member of QISAN (The International Study Abroad Network)
  • IELTS Registration Center for British Counsel

Global Education Fairs:

Over the last 5 years, EDU-World along has organized a number of Global Education Fairs in Mumbai by partnering with more than 200 universities from all over the world and in process catered to more than 5000 students finding their dream university abroad.


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Highlights of our Services

  • 100% success rate with admission of students to colleges/universities in USA, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, France, Switzerland and Italy.
  • 100% success rate with expert Visa Guidance through personalized tailor made consulting services.
  • Focus on Scholarships, bursaries and application fee waiver to help reduce your financial burden.
  • Small batch size coaching provided for IELTS, TOEFL & PTE exams to ensure students gain high exam results.
  • Personal guidance by experts for course, university and country selection based on your, career goals, budget, and other preferences etc.
  • Assistance with university/college application forms, scholarship procurement forms, document preparation and editing of documents like essays, recommendation letters, resume etc.
  • Constant follow-up with the university admission officers for admission offer letters, scholarships etc
  • Meeting with University delegates from over 200+ universities for direct interviews, application fee waivers, spot admission offers and scholarships
  • Free services for admissions and visa guidance processing to all the 200+ universities/colleges we represent in over 10 countries.
  • Help with education loans, airline ticketing with extra luggage, insurance, housing accommodation, airport pick up services, foreign exchange etc. to ensure you have a smooth landing at your destination.

Why EDU-World ?

  • American-educated Directors team with 20+ years of study abroad counselling experience.
  • An extremely professional and comprehensively trained team of counselors.
  • High-end service provider with extreme focus on QUALITY, not quantity
  • 100% Admission Success rate: Successfully placed 20,000 students sent to various international destination
  • 100% overall success rate in visas
  • Outstanding proven track record in procuring scholarships for our students
  • Professional grade - Absolutely personalized attention, customized packages and a quality of service that is the best in the country. The most supreme level of organizational discipline that is further enhanced by a state of the art client management system.
  • A one-stop service provider: From educational counseling to visas. All services provided under one roof, from admissions to visas!!
  • Vast range of Universities, Courses and Country options with customized Packages and solutions to suit every background, career plan and budget.
  • Official representative of more than 200+ top colleges/universities from the USA, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Italy, France, Germany and other countries.
  • Help with Student Loans, Accommodations, Air ticketing and more!!
  • TOP Grade Recognition: Member of AAERI (Association of Australian Representatives in India), Certified Singapore Education Specialist, Member of NAFSA: Association of International Educators, Member of AFECI (Association of Foreign Educational Consultants in India), Gold Member of Canadian India Education Counsel (CIEC), Member of QISAN (The International Study Abroad Network), IELTS Registration Center for British Counsel