- Aug 01, 2018
Looking at the top 100 universities in the world, one can easily see a great majority of them come from the USA. The United States has one of the world’s finest university systems, with outstanding programs in virtually all fields. At the undergraduate level, excellent programs exist in traditional disciplines as well as in professional fields. At the graduate level, students often have the opportunity to work directly with some of the finest minds in the world. U.S. degrees are recognized throughout the world.
Cutting Edge Technology
U. S. universities pride themselves on being at the forefront of technology and educational techniques, and in making available to their students the best possible equipment and resources. Even if your field does not directly involve science or engineering, you will become skilled in using the latest technology to obtain and process information. You will find ways to stay connected with people in your field all over the world.U.S. universities provide a rich variety of academic, cultural and athletic activities.
Although many programs are highly structured, you will generally find many course choices. At the advanced stages of a degree, you will be able to tailor your course to fit your specific needs. When you choose topics for independent study for a graduate thesis or dissertation, you can emphasize ideas that are important to you, your field, and your country.
If you are a graduate student, you may be able to gain valuable experience in research or teaching while you help to finance your education. This practical component of your education will prove useful in your future career and may give you insights into your field that would not be possible through course study alone.
At most institutions, services from the international student office help students from abroad to live and learn in their new environment. From orientation programs at the beginning of your degree program to assistance with resumes as you get ready to graduate, you will find people at the university and in the community who are interested in your success.
Experience in an international setting is a marketable commodity. Your long-term career prospects can be enhanced by experience that develops self-confidence, independence, and cross-cultural skills – attributes in demand by employees world-wide.
If you are a graduate student, you may be able to gain valuable experience in research or teaching while you help to finance your education. This practical component of your education will prove useful in your future career and may give you insights into your field that would not be possible through course study alone.International students are some of the most valued researchers and teachers in U.S. universities.
U.S. VISA INFORMATION
Every country has different rules and regulation for immigration. Therefore, it is very important for every student to have an idea about the visa application process before applying for their study abroad visa for a specific country. Here are some important application guidelines for Bangladeshi students who are planning to study in USA and applying for their USA study visa.
TYPES OF USA STUDY VISA
Visa applicants don’t have to select the visa type, it is the university or the sponsoring institute who will define the USA visa type based on your application profile for a specific course.
Mentioned below are the different types of USA student visa:
F-1 Student Visa
International students applying for a full-time study in USA institution/university which is recognized by DHS (Department of Homeland Security) will get an F-1 Student Visa.
F-2 Dependent of an F-1 Student
This study visa is offered to dependents of an F-1 student visa holder and they cannot study in USA with this visa. Children of F-2 dependent visa can study in USA at the K-12 level.
M-1 Vocational Student Visa
International student enrolled in a vocational programme in the USA will get M-1 visa. It is mandatory for an international student to continue a full course of study and part-time study is only allowed if approved by the Designated School Official (DSO).
M-2 Dependent of M-1 Student
This study visa is offered to dependents of an M-1 Vocational Student Visa holder and they cannot study in USA with this visa. Children of M-2 Dependent visa can study in USA at the K-12 level.
J-1 Exchange Student Visa
International students who are exchange visitors pursuing a course at an academic institution under the aids of the United States Information Agency and a designated programme sponsor.
It is mandatory for a J-1 visa holders to maintain a full course of study and they can reduce the course duration if approved by Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) by a Responsible Officer (RO)/Alternate Responsible Officer (ARO) of the designated program sponsor, in accordance with Department of State (DOS) regulations.
J-1 Exchange Student Intern Visa
This visa is given to International students who are presently registered and studying a degree at a post-secondary academic institution outside the US. With Students on this visa may engage in incidental study (i.e., study course not directly associated with the main field of study).
J-1 Exchange Visitor: Professor, Researcher, Specialist, Trainee, Physician, Intern
International students who are visiting researchers, short-term scholars, professors, specialists, physicians, trainees, interns, under the sponsorship of an exchange visitor programme approved by the DOS.
J-2 Dependent of a J-1 Exchange Visitor
It is offered to dependents of a J-1 Exchange Visitor Visa holder and they can study full or part-time in USA with this visa. Children of J-2 Dependent of J-1 Exchange Visitor can study in USA at the K-12 level.
STEPS INVOLVED IN THE USA STUDENT VISA APPLICATION PROCESS
The visa application process starts with the receipt of an I-20.
Pay your SEVIS fee (Student and Exchange Visitor Information System)
Complete online visa application form
Pay US visa fee at the nominated bank
Book your visa interview appointment
Attend your visa interview
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