All About F1, H1B & Green Card



Post Graduation in USA vs India

Nov 22,18

Students start hunting for post graduation courses as soon as they graduate or maybe even sooner than that! In India students usually begin with their preparation for higher studies in their pre-final year of the grad course. Engineering students mostly go for MBA or an MS while other graduates go for masters in their respective fields. The most contrasting yet common combination Indian students follow is taking up an MBA …

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2018 Career in Data Science

Nov 7,18

What is Data Science? Data Science is a blend of scientific methods, process, algorithms and systems to extract knowledge and insights from data in various forms to solve analytically complex problems. Data science is the ultimate way to elicit business values from relevant data and statistics. It is almost as similar as data mining which at an intricate and in-depth level showcase substantive detail about a particular activity. It helps …

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Trump and H1B immigration

Oct 24,18

Trump has taken over the H1B and F1 Visa quite prominently, it has created a havoc for international students seeking to study in the United States and more so for the employees who are serving in myriads of IT companies already. The changes in the H1B immigration status has affected people on the personal and professional, both the fronts. Let’s take a quick view of how Trump has changed things …

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Update 2018: Problems with US H1B and F1 Visa

Oct 13,18

If you have been planning on going to the united states for your masters, you must have heard about the turmoil after Trump became the president. There are tons of problems with US H1B and F1 Visa cropping up every single day, it is making life strenuous for students who wish to go to the United States for further studies. And for those who reside in the universities, it has …

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Transitioning into your new life abroad

Feb 23,18

The ups and downs of transitioning into your new life abroad Studying abroad is an amazing yet challenging opportunity. It is easier to prepare for the fun and adventure than the obstacles. In an attempt to better prepare students for the trials that come with studying abroad, my program provided an introduction packet. It gave general facts and information on the specific country as well as what to expect when …

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Careers in Actuarial Science in USA, Germany and India

Jan 26,18

Careers in Actuarial Science: Introduction, Education, Top Universities and Jobs | Excellent Career Option for Maths & Statistics Lovers Do you love playing with numbers? Have you got a curious and analytical brain? Are you a practical-oriented person with a passion for business and computer software? Do you want to make a lot of money? If your answer is YES for all the questions, then a Career in Actuarial Science …

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Top Graduate Schools for IT – Study in the USA

Jan 25,18

Here, we take a look at the top engineering graduate schools, according to U.S. News and World Report’s National University Rankings, which are determined by a mix of surveys and other objective data. U.S. News states that 77.5 percent of the results are based on hard data such as graduation rates and admissions data, while the remaining 22.5 percent is based on peer assessment surveys from the president, provost and dean of admissions …

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How to Become a Data Scientist – Top Study Program in 2018

Jan 4,18

In 2017 Big Data gave way to AI at centre stage of the technology hype cycle. The practice of data science and machine learning capabilities are increasingly being adopted across a wide range of industries and applications.  The challenges in data analytics are now being addressed by machine learning. Machine learning, AI, and Predictive Analytics have been the top buzzwords in 2017. We witnessed a growth in value-producing innovations around data this …

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Donald Trump and the US F1 Visa Policies

Dec 1,17

Ever since Trump made clear his intentions with regard to visa policy for immigrants, the number of international students, especially those that follow Islam, have been understandably dropping. These unfriendly policies have definitely impacted Indian students as well. Irrespective of what religion they follow, the number of Indian students wanting to study in the US has been adversely affected. However, it isn’t all doom and gloom for students still interested …

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Choosing College and Easy Funding tactics for international students

Nov 13,17

“Did you know that worldwide, almost 63% percent of graduate students receive funding or financial assistance in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, school program assistance etc.” If you are preparing for Graduate school or are joining one and are worried about the financial costs and implications, please read on and evaluate the different methods you can follow to get financial assistance to study in your dream college. 1.  Look …

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Silicon Valley Wants Liberal Arts Students

Nov 8,17

A great article in Forbes Magazine about the value of a liberal arts degree something Stoodnt has been higlighting to many parents and students…take a look: In less than two years Slack Technologies has become one of the most glistening of tech’s ten-digit “unicorn” startups, boasting 1.1 million users and a private market valuation of $2.8 billion. If you’ve used Slack’s team-based messaging software, you know that one of its catchiest innovations is Slackbot, a …

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International Universities which are low on pocket and high on education!

Sep 25,17

Planning to study abroad and looking for the cheapest universities with quality education? Well, then we have conducted a research and listed below, the list of universities which are low on your pocket and high on delivering quality education – 1. Germany has been growing exponentially in popularity amongst international students. German universities like the Humbolt university of berlin, Technical University Munich and the Freie University provide undergraduate and Ph. D. level …

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F1 Visa Documents checklist

Sep 11,17

F1 Visa Documents  Here’s the list of documents and other necessary things you need to carry while applying for F1 Visa Interview. After you book your Visa slot at any consulate, and pay your SEVIS Fees and VISA Fees and when you go for F1 Visa Interview you need to carry the following things : GRE / GMAT Original Score Sheet TOEFL / IELTS Original Score Sheet I-20 Original Form which you received from the University …

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F1 Visa Financial Documents – Summary and Supporting Documents

Sep 11,17

A lot of students preparing for their F1 visa interviews on their own, just seem to panic at the last moments of their application, when it’s actually the last formality to be taken care off before you fly to your dream university. Note: Before you read this, please note that Online blogs and forums are just meant to give you general awareness and should be taken just for information purposes. …

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Political Climate Change causes drop in applications from International Students

Sep 4,17

Political climate might keep International Applicants away. Nearly 40 percent of U.S. colleges are seeing declines in applications from international students, and international student recruitment professionals report “a great deal of concern” from students and their families about visas and perceptions of a less welcoming climate in the U.S., according to a survey conducted in February by multiple higher education groups. More than 250 American colleges and universities responded to the survey, …

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US Visa Interview Experience as an Indian Student !

Jul 19,17

The US Visa Interview Experience can be intimidating one. To make it less intimidating, one can read more and more experiences related to actually visa interviews. US Visa Interview Experience as an Indian Student One of the visa interview like this is shared in the video below. This experience has been shared by an Indian student who is joining Purdue University in Fall 2017.The student has been admitted to the …

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How to Change Name in Passport After GRE

May 17,17

I have read all your posts and I am happy to see that information on this crucial topic is available. But still my problem is little different. I have my name on the passport as Meenu only and no surname. My father’s name is PXXXX RXX. I have already given GRE and TOEFL with the name MEENU MEENU. on all my degree certificates my name is MEENU only. If now …

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10 Best Cities for Jobs in USA

May 15,17

List of Top 10 cities ranked by job opportunities. Masters students in USA can prefer universities near by these locations to get placed easily. These cities will keep graduates. These Cities have highest job growth rate and best for job seekers especially for Masters Graduates. Rank City Area/Companies: 1 Austin, TX Dell, IBM and Technology hub 2 Washington, D.C. Hospitals and Education sector jobs 3 Fort Worth, TX American Airlines …

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Immunization Requirements for International Students at US Universities

May 15,17

Immunization and Vaccination requirements for International students at US Universities. Tests and Vaccinations required before travelling to USA. Where to get the Immunization certificates? Immunization and Vaccinations for International students US Universities require all students joining the university to provide proof of immunizations against 1)Measles 2) Mumps 3) Rubella 4) Tetanus 5) Diphtheria 6) Pertussis 7) Hepatitis B 8) Meningococcal meningitis 9) Varicella (chicken pox) Usually students need to download …

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US Visiting visa (B-2) for parents to attend Graduation Ceremony

May 15,17

This article talks about B-2 Visiting visa – US Visiting visa. If you want to get your family members or relatives for your gradwalk, you need to apply for B-2 Visa. To Obtain B-2 Visa, you need to go through same process of Filling DS-160 form, Visa Interview as you did for F1 Visa. This article also lists the documents required to attend B-2 Visa and discuss about requirements for …

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Can I apply to Greencard While doing Masters in USA?

May 15,17

I am currently doing Masters in USA and will be graduating next semester. Can i apply for US Greencard while doing Masters in USA? By Having MS or PhD degree, will i get green card? What is the process for applying for Greencard while studying in US University? Greencard Guide for Masters and PhD Students Here are some points to understand about Greencard. Students currently in US Universities (doing Masters …

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Different ways to get Greencard – Eligibility to get Greencard

May 15,17

A Green Card or Permanent Resident Card serves as proof of a person’s lawful permanent resident status in the United States. An individual with a Green Card has the right to live and work permanently in the United States. A person’s valid Green Card also means that he or she is registered in the U.S. in accordance with United States immigration law. What are the Benefits of getting green card? …

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How long does it take to get Greencard for Masters and PhD students in USA?

May 15,17

Green card is nothing but permanent work authorization in USA. You don’t need any visa like (H1B, L1 etc) to work in USA, if you have a Green card. Here I am going to talk about employment based green card for Students in USA with advanced degrees like Masters, PhD. How can I get Green card? You need an employer in USA who is willing to sponsor you green card. …

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Rallys in Support of Comprehensive Immigration Reform

May 15,17

Thousands in USA conducting Rallys, planning for Ralllys accrods various Cities in United States of America to support upcoming ‘Comprehensive Immigration Reform(CIR)’ bill which is expected to be introduced in Senate next week. Rallys accross USA Supporting CIR MIAMI (CBSMiami) – On Saturday, thousands of South Floridians marched to “Say Yes” to a new immigration system, one that proponents tout as a real and inclusive path to citizenship for 11 …

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List of H1B visa Interview Questions

May 14,17

List of H1B visa Interview Questions. This article talks about H1B Visa Interview Questions asked by visa officers at different US Consulates and answers for H1B Visa Stamping. You can also add your recent H1B Visa experience in the comment section of this post. H1B Visa Interview Questions Usually consulate follow some patterns in H1B Visa Interview Questions. Set of Visa Interview questions vary from consulate to consulate and the …

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