Packing list for Travelling Abroad

Packing list for Travelling Abroad

Packing list for Travelling Abroad

  1. Round neck T-shirts – (6-8)
  2. Collar T-shirts – (3-5)
  3. Jeans (Blue/Black) – (6-8)
  4.  Formal shirts – 4
  5.  Formal trousers – 3
  6.  Undergarments – at least 12 pairs (very important)
  7.  Formal suit – (1-2) complete set
  8.  Ties – (2-3)
  9.  Shorts/Three-fourths – (5-6)
  10.  Track pants – (2-3)
  11. Swimming suit- 1 (if you plan to swim after going to Abroad)
  12. Traditional Dress – 1 (For Festivals)

Extra Apparels:-

1Towels(Simple/Turkish as per your choice) -(3-4)
2. Hand towels – (3-4)
3. belts – (1-2)
4. The belt for jeans – (1-2)
5. Formal leather shoes – (1-2)pair
6. Woodland all-weather shoes – 1 pair  (important)
7. Sneakers – 1 pair
8. Sports shoes (optional) – 1 pair (Buy from Abroad it is cheap)
9. Sunglasses – (1-2)pair
10. Socks – 6-7 pairs
11. Sweater – 1 (good warm ones)
12. A good umbrella-(1-2)(don’t get the cheap ones)
14. Handkerchiefs – (10-12) nos.
15. Hawaii slippers – 1 pair (for wearing in the apartment)
16. Flip-flops – 1 pair (for summer)
17. Bedsheets – (2-3)
18. Blanket – 1
19. Pillow covers – (2-4)
20. A good Leather wallet – 1
21. A wallet for the passport – 1
22. Shoe polish – 1 (don’t get liquid)
24. Monkey cap – 1

Electronics:-

  1. Portable Hard disk – 1 (you might bring your movie, music, etc and your important Files and document, Minimum of 1tb)
  2. Bring your Laptop if you have even if it is quite old.
  3. mp3 player/i-pod (optional)
  4. Digital camera – Get it from India. if you have to record something and click pictures around. Preferred brands are Canon, Sony, and Nikon. Buy models with Li-ion batteries.
  5. (Headphone/Earphone) -1 with mic
  6. Spike buster -1
  7. Indian pin to US pin converters -(2-3 important)
  8. Table clock -1(Alarm functionality)
  9.  A Scientific calculator -1 (Casio fx991MS or fx991ES Very important)
  10. Wristwatch -1 (With extra battery)
  11.  Blank DVD’s – (4-5)

Personal Hygiene Product:-

  1. Tooth Paste – One large tube. (Note: The Pepsodent here is not the same as the Pepsodent in India, it is owned by a different company, not by Unilever. (This is a very important fact))
  2. Tooth Brush – (2-4)
  3. Soaps – (2-3) bars
  4. Shampoo – 1 bottle (As per your opinion or buy from there)
  5. Shaving razor – 2(Disposable ones).
  6.  Shaving foam – 1 small can
  7.  Cold cream – 1 bottle
  8.  Vaseline – 1 bottle
  9.  Good clean combs – (2-3)
  10.  Comb cleaner for cleaning the combs.
  11.  Soap cases – (1-2)
  12.  Hair oil – (1-2) bottles
  13.  Deodorant – 2 can
  14.  Nail cutter – 1
  15.  Earbuds – 2 small pack
  16.  Sunscreen – 1 bottle
  17.  Lip balm – 1 tube

Utensils:-

  1. Pressure cooker – 1
  2.  pan – 1.
  3.  Medium size Kadai – 1
  4.  Serving spoons – (3-4) of various sizes
  5.   Plate – 1
  6.  Kadai for boiling milk – 1
  7.  Knives – (2-3)
  8.  Vegetable chopping board – 1
  9.  SS glasses – 3
  10.  SS spoons – 3-4
  11.  Extra  gaskets for the cookers – 3
  12.  Chapati roller – 1
  13.  Butter knives – 1
  14.  SS forks – (2-3)
  15.  Kadai for making dal – 1
  16.  Tea strainer – 1
  17.  Water bottle ( Tupperware) – 1

Foods Items:-

  1.  Ready to eat pasta – 4-6 bottles minimum.
  2. Rice – 3-4 kg
  3.  Maggi – 8-10 (minimum). You won’t get Maggi except in Indian stores.
  4.  Some home-made sweets for yourself.
  5.  Pickles – 2 bottles
  6.  Some snacks – how much  you want
  7.  All powders – chili, garam masala, rasam, sambar, asafetida, other powders you use – 500 g to 1 kg each
  8.  All dals that you use in cooking – 1.5 kg each
  9.  Salt and sugar – 500 g each
  10.  Papads – 2-3 packs
  11.  Tamarind – 1 kg
  12.  Ginger-garlic paste – (1-2) bottles

Medicines:-

These are very important since for getting any specialized medicine, you need a prescription

  1. Cold, Fever – Crocin
  2. Common Cold – Vicks Vaporub
  3.  Indigestion, Gastric Problems –  Zinetac
  4.  Body Pain – Crocin, Combiflam
  5.  Allergies – Avil .25
  6.  Throat Infection – Erythromycin
  7.  Vomiting – Avomine
  8.  Tooth Ache – Combiflam
  9.  Cold, Head Ache – Amurtanjan
  10.  Stomach Pain – Cyclopam
  11.  Diarrhea – Lopomide

Document List:-

  1. Passport Xerox(4-5 copies)
  2. VISA Xerox (4-5 copies)
  3.  I-20(5 copies)
  4. Air Ticket(2-3 copies)
  5. Original mark sheets + Degree Certificate
  6. Attested mark sheets + Degree Certificate (2-3 copies)
  7.  Original transcripts + Degree Certificate (2-3 copies)
  8.  Immunization form of a specific university
  9. University-specific letters like admit, forms.
  10.  SEVIS fee receipt(2-3 copies)
  11.  GRE Original (5 Xerox copies)
  12. TOEFL Original (5 Xerox copies)
  13. Final Year Project Report
  14.  Syllabus Copies
  15. Reco Letters.

Packing:-

Don’t delay packing till the last moment as you would not find time later. and as you in hurry, you will miss out important document. start packing early. Make sure you make a list of all that stuff you are carrying. Label all the suitcases from inside and outside with both your home address in India and your university address. Include your phone number also. After all, packing done check once anything is still left to carry.

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