Study in the USA

Looking for a place to study? If so, a US university could be a sound choice. Sound academic training and the international atmosphere will make your student days in the USA unforgettable.



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May'17

Tips to enroll courses at US universities

In India most of the universities have system of fixed courses each semester, which means subjects will be same for everybody in a particular semester. But coming to US education system, you are free to choose courses. So it is important when/what to choose in course menu. Your department will offer specific courses each semester, you can select from the options. Tips for Course Selection Follow these basic principles of …

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May'17

Immunization Requirements for International Students at US Universities

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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May'17

Shopping list to travel USA

Clothes and apparel 1. T-shirts (round neck) – 8 2. T-shirts (collared) – 3-4 3. Jeans (stick to blue/black) – 6-7 4. Formal shirts – 3 5. Formal trousers – 2 6. Undergarments – at least 15 pairs (very important) 7. Formal suit – 1 complete set 8. Ties – 2-3 9. Shorts/three-fourths – 5-6 10. Track pants – 2-3 11. Swimming trunks – 1 (if you plan to swim …

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May'17

How to Buy Health Insurance in USA?

Health Insurance is the most important thing you need to buy as soon as you reach USA. This articles talks about health insurance costs at US universities, health insurance deductibles, how the insurance system works etc. Health Insurance System in USA Hospital costs and medical bills are very high in USA. For example, In India we pay 50-200 rupees for doctor visit when you have cold or cough. But in …

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May'17

Apartment Leasing and Living tips in USA

Most of you are currently in USA and are about to rent an apartment. Here I am giving you some tips before signing apartment lease which would help you to avoid fines when you are vacating the apartment. Apartment Leasing and Living Tips Some tips for leasing an apartment in USA and apartment living. Sign short-term leases Worst thing in USA in renting an apartment is – you need to …

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May'17

How to find Best Laptop Deals in USA

Learning to find a laptop with required configuration at best price is our goal in this article. Without going through each and every laptop company website and wasting time, you have popular deals websites that could get you Best laptop deals. These deals websites list excellent laptops deals from almost all manufacturers. Mos of the indian students in USA regularly follow these website. Best laptop deal Websites 1) Deals2Buy Most …

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May'17

How to Buy a Cell Phone in USA

This article is especially for Fall 2012 students who want to buy a cell phone. If you don’t have any relatives or friends to help you to buy a cell phone after entering USA, you must read this article to purchase a cell phone. As we see Vodafone, BSNL, Reliance in India, US has four major networks(carriers). 1) AT&T 2) T-Mobile 3) Verizon 4) Sprint Restrictions/Confusions in buying a cell …

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May'17

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

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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May'17

What to Carry while travelling to USA?

What to carry while travelling to USA? List of things to get from India to USA. Documents Required for immigration. About important Things to carry like Phones, Books, Kitchen Items, Food, General Wear. All about things while travelling to USA and to cover initial stay in USA as a student. First of all some common questions and their answers which will solve your major doubts about the things to carry …

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May'17

Few Things You Should Know Before Moving to USA

Moving to the US is an important event in your life. Going to a new country is a great experience especially if you are planning to pursue higher education from there. There are many new things that one should know before actually moving there. Many cultural aspects, knowing things about regular transportation, language familiarity, and a little knowledge about the place will make your experience smoother. Make sure that you …

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May'17

Can I apply to Greencard While doing Masters in USA?

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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May'17

Different ways to get Greencard – Eligibility to get Greencard

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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May'17

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

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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May'17

Rallys in Support of Comprehensive Immigration Reform

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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May'17

List of H1B visa Interview Questions

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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May'17

Documents Required for H1b visa in Advanced Degree Quota

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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May'17

What is H1b visa Work Permit?

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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May'17

H1B Dropbox Visa Stamping procedure

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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May'17

Work Authorization rule for H4 Dependent Visa holders

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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May'17

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

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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May'17

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

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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May'17

H1B Visa Premium Processing Time

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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May'17

H1B Visa transfer process & step by step guidance

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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May'17

TOP 200 H1B Employers for 2013

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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May'17

What is the fee for H1B Visa

“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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