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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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Documents Required for H1b visa in Advanced Degree Quota

May 14,17

This article lists the documents required for H1B Visa Quota 2014. H1B Documents Check list. H1 Visa application Date (Apr 1st 2013) is approaching soon for the H1B Visa Quota 2014. You can send the documents to USCIS April 1st on wards. Any documents sent prior to that date with be considered for previous year Quota. Here i am listing out all required documents for H1B Visa. Some of these …

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What is H1b visa Work Permit?

May 14,17

H1B Visa  The H1B visa program is the major method for employers to hire International professionals and International students to work in the USA. The H1B visa enables US employers to hire foreign professionals for a specified period of time. The H1B program allows specialty occupation workers to work in the US for up to a total of six years. H1b is a “dual intent” visa. This means that a …

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H1B Dropbox Visa Stamping procedure

May 14,17

This article talks about H1B Dropbox Visa Stamping procedure. Eligibility for H1B Visa Stamping though Dropbox. Documents required procedure for H1B Dropbox submissions. Visa Interview Waiver Program for H1B Visa Renewals. H1B DropBox Eligibility New H1B Visa Dropbox stamping facility is only for the applicants in the following categories. Dropbox for H1B Renewals? H1B renewals can be done though Dropbox with two conditions 1) You are already stamped for H1b …

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Work Authorization rule for H4 Dependent Visa holders

May 14,17

Good News for H4 Dependent Visa Holders. White house is about to approve Work Authorization rule for H4 Dependent Visa holders. I know Many of you are waiting on this rule to get approved, including me. H4 Dependent Visa Work Permit rule Background H4 visa holders are dependents of H1B Visa holders. There is lot of buzz going around about H4 Work permit rule or H4 EAD Rule. Currently Spouse …

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Applying for H1B Visa: When to apply? How to apply?

May 14,17

Applying for H1B Visa in 2014. When to apply for H1B Visa FY 2015 Quota? How to apply? How soon can i apply? Who will apply for H1B Visa 2014. Applying for H1B Visa Your lawyer/employer will apply H1b Visa for you. you just need to provide them the documents they need such as Education certificates, resume, previous paystubs etc. USCIS is the government agency that is issuing H1B Visas. …

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Chances of a master students to get picked in the H1B Visa lottery

May 14,17

This article talks about chances of a master students to get picked in the H1B Visa lottery and options for masters students if not get picked in lottery. H1B FY 2015 Quota is expected to receive around 200k petitions. Due to this huge competition, future of masters students will in dilemma incase if not picked in the H1B visa lottery of April 2014. H1B Visa Lottery FY 2015 Quota and …

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H1B Visa Premium Processing Time

May 14,17

H1B Premium processing Time. How long it would take to USCIS to take decision on H1B Visa? What is the duration of H1B Visa premium processing ? H1B Visa premium processing time USCIS will take decision with in 15 calender days for approval, rejection or RFE (Request for Evidence). It’s nothing bout 2 weeks time plus one additional day or 11 business days. During non-peak time like in Jan,Feb, March, …

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H1B Visa transfer process & step by step guidance

May 14,17

H1B Visa transfer process. H1B visa transfer step by step guidance. Effect on Existing H1B Visa and Employment after transferring H1B Visa. Things to do after USCIS decision on H1B Visa transfer. Premium processing for H1B Visa. H1B Tranfer petetion status check. H1B Visa transfer If you are currently on H1B Visa status in USA and you want to change the employer you need transfer of H1B Visa from current employer to …

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TOP 200 H1B Employers for 2013

May 14,17

Infosys filed 29364 H1B petitions. It’s far above number 2 rank occupant TCS which just filed 6274 applications. There are many consulting companies in the list which hires fresh graduate with US masters degree and sponsors H1B visa, Greencard. Rank Name Number of Application 1 Infosys Limited 29364 2 Tata Consultancy Services Limited 6274 3 Wipro Limited 4553 4 Deloitte Consulting Lp 4369 5 Accenture 3943 6 Microsoft Corp 2905 …

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What is the fee for H1B Visa

May 14,17

“One consultancy in Hyderabad is offering H1B Visa for 4 Lack. What is actual cost of H1B Visa sponsorship this year.? I decided to pay it. Can i know is it worth paying 4 lacks fee for H1B Visa? ” I got this question from one guy recently. So, though of writing about Cost of H1B Visa. Cost of H1B Visa H1B Visa application cost to the employer only 1- …

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F1 VISA approved for low ranked university

May 14,17

F1 Visa approved at Mumbai for healthcare administration at Stratford University: Hello Guys, I got visa approved for spring 2015. No single document checked other than I-20 and Passport. Profile: GRE:288 TOEFL:66 Academics: 50.6 % BBA MS in healthcare administration. stratford university , Virginia US-consulate Mumbai- 8.00 am Slot date- 06/10/2014. I reached Mumbai US consulate at 7.15am. It was heavily showering.Waited in long Q outside the consulate then allowed to …

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Story of Denied entry of Student into USA

May 14,17

This story of a student who got Denied Entry into U.S.A at the Port of entry. I have seen couple of students who got Entry denied due to talking about some other university which is not listed in their Passport/visa. Which university you are heading to? When Immigration officer at port of entry ask ‘Which university you are heading to’ ? – You have to say the university listed on …

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Documents required for F1 Visa Interview

May 14,17

Documets required for F1 Visa interview. Following documents are required to show at US Consulates for the F1 Visa Interview. All US consulates in India need these documents for Student visa interview purpose. Appointment Letter Visa Appointment Letter which you can get by getting visa appointment on the web ustraveldocs.com. Read articles on How to Book a visa slot? . It explain everything about booking visa slot Unique Identification number or Visa Fee Receipt …

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F1 Visa Tips from New Delhi US Embassy

May 14,17

Monica Shie serves as a Consular Officer at the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi, India. This is an article by her to help F1 Visa applicants. Fall 2012 students are advised to go through this article. F1 Visa Tips from New Delhi US Embassy Over the last decade, nearly one million Indian students were granted visas to study in the United States. Every one of them appeared before an American …

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F1 Visa Interview Interview Questions

May 14,17

Here is an article explaining F1 Visa Questions and answers. US Student visa Intervew(F1 Visa Interview) Consist of Variety flavours of Questions which evaluates Student’s Education, Financial Condition to Sponser Education, Student’s Eligibility to Attend a US University. Your answers to the F1 Visa Interview Questions by Visa Officer should get you the impression during the Interview to get Visa approval.. This articles is to help students planning for F1 Visa interview at US …

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