I have ambition to apply to top universities, could you please give me advices?

Advices are as follows:

Start Preparing As Early As Possible

Take Harder Courses With Each Advancing Year

Essays Matter: Don’t Slack On The Common Application Essay Questions

Boost Your IQ (Interest Quotient): Demonstrated Interest Matters

Focus on documents listed below:

  •  Recommendation letter
  •  Motivation letter
  •  Entrance exams (IELTS, TOEFL, GRE, GMAT)
  •  CV (Work experience, internship etc.)
  •  Scientific competition results
  •  Extra curricular activities
  • Transcript (GPA not less than 75)