There has been a lot of fuss over this new extension policy that was to take place supposedly increasing the extension period for the STEM students under OPT rule. The actual rule was formally published to the federal register for the comment period. From the points that were published in the PDF for the rule…

There are various types of visas that cover the immigrant and non-immigrant types for visiting the USA. From all of those types, the non-immigrant type F1 student visa is the most talked about. F1 visa is necessary for those who wish to study in the USA. After attaining this visa, one can study at institution…

Many of the time it happens that we are constantly influenced by how we behave in various situations and conditions. Our reactions and actions on everything thing these days are observed and judged. This plays an important role in creating our public image. Much of emphasis is put into teaching all the skills required to…

Once the student completes his graduation and gains the degree of the course, he has many options and avenue on which he can go down and explore each option for its merits and demerits. Choosing the right option will involve a large amount of research and will come down to personal preference. The most viable…

Optional Practical for international students is of 12 months long. It can be carried out in chunks while the student is pursuing the graduation. Once the graduation is completed, they have to use the OPT time period as one whole slot. After the OPT work status end the students stay in USA is not possible…

Optional Practical Training is the official work permit granted to international students who enter United States of America with an intention of pursuing the further graduation. They are allowed to work for a certain limit of time period; the students can extend this work permit time under certain conditions by meeting the necessary requirements. There…

Every state has its own Department of Motor Vehicle through which the teenagers can apply for the driving license. Offices of DMV are located at 52 different locations of United States of America. OPT, enables foreign students who are in the United States under the F-1 visa category to work temporarily in their direct field…

Optional Practical Training is defined by USICS as temporary employment for practical training directly related to the International student’s. It must be at a level that is commensurate with the student’s master’s degree level. OPT can be used before and/or after a student completes master’s degree program.  The International student must be in legal F-1 status…