Study in USA

The USA universities are the world’s most popular destination for Indian students to study in USA. In the past few years, US have a welcoming record of 974, 926 students admitted to pursue education. 

The reason why Indians seek to study in USA is because of its strong reputation and recognition to deliver world-class education across the globe. With over 4000 universities across the country, US higher education system has always led in high esteem. A degree from a US university is like achieving a global citizenship.

When it comes to language proficiency, Indian students seeking to study in US must have required English language proficiency. Minimum criteria for IELTS exam are 6.0 and TOEFL is 80 IBT. 

Opportunity: 

The United States is known for its higher education opportunities along with the home of diverse ethnicities, the highest number of top-ranked universities. It’s a country that is not only a pioneer in technological innovation and scientific exploration, but it is also highly regarded for its motion picture industry, and art and architecture. With the most international mix of people inhabiting the US, it is a true amalgamation of various lifestyles and cultures. 

Below mentioned are the reasons why you should study in USA:

  1. High-quality education
  2. Wide range of programs and courses along with Research and Training opportunities
  3. Flexible and comprehensive course structure
  4. Part-time job opportunities
  5. Career Opportunities

Application Procedure: Admission Procedure: 

  1. Select the university/college you wish to study according to your profile
  2. Prepare documents as per the guidelines of college/university
  3. Complete all entrance/language tests required by the universities
  4. Collect required application forms from the website or by request to universities
  5. Complete application form along with required documents, payment of required fees and submit the same

    You may be required to write essay providing personal information for USA

  6. You will receive acceptance letter from university/college
  7. Pay your deposit as per the requirement of university/college 

Application for US Student Visa (F1 Visa): 

  1. Receive Form I-20 from your college. It is recommended that you pay the SEVIS I-901 fee before you start your US visa application
  2. After paying the SEVIS fee and getting a receipt, you can apply for a DS-160 visa form
  3. Print the application form confirmation page to bring to your interview.
  4. Pay the visa fee through NEFT or at authorized bank locations
  5. Schedule a Biometric appointment and Interview appointment
  • For the Biometric appointment, you will be required to appear in person to get your photograph clicked for the visa and get your fingerprints scanned 
  • At the Personal interview, the interviewer will ask you questions about your choice, of course, college, finances, and intent of coming back. If s/he is convinced, they will keep your passport with them to get the visa stamped

Remember, F1 student visas can be issued up to 120 days before the starting date of your course of study. However, you will not be allowed to enter the United States on F1 status earlier than 30 days before your start date. 

Study Cost in USA: 

USA Colleges

US Undergraduate Tuition Fee US Post Graduate Tuition Fee

Private University

$32,000 $35,000

State University

$24,000 $30,000

Community College

$200 per credit $250 per credit

Please note that the study in USA cost is varied as per the selection of your program, college or location for which you are required to arrange your funding accordingly. Also, note that the cost of US education for Indians may vary as per the changing exchange rate. 

Student Visa Category:
Types of VISA Requirements to the USA:

  1. F1 Student Visa : If student wants to study in US and applying for a program which is more than 18 hours of study in a week require an F1 visa. This study course includes all undergraduate and graduate programs like MS, MBA and so on.
  2. J1 Exchange Visitor Visa: J1 exchange visitor visa is for students, visiting scholars, and lecturers pursuing an exchange program. For instance – Many students on short-term study abroad programs from Indian universities will travel to the U.S. on a J-1 visa.
  3. M-1 Vocational/ Non-Academic Student Visa :The M1 visa is for student’s visa reserved for vocational and technical schools. 

Employment Opportunity: 

There are various job opportunities available for students in USA. Many international students look for paid extra-curricular work while they are studying. During the first year while studying, students cannot accept off-campus employment. They are not allowed to work more than 20 hours per week. During holidays and breaks, they may work up to 40 hours per week. 

  • Working on campus is among the most popular choices for international students. In the USA this really is the only work that is available to international students, but there are many different jobs from which to choose.
  • The benefit of CPT is that it allows international students authorization to find employment training and to get paid internship positions. Students can work full-time, which means more than 20 hours each week, or part-time, which is equivalent to 20 hours or less each week. 
  • There are many jobs offered at restaurants, bars, and cafes on campus, and this could be the easiest way for you to find a job. Cafes are invariably looking for help, so the chances are that you can find a job with relative ease.
  • Some international students find employment at computer centers. Computer center jobs don’t tend to be physically demanding, so they can be a good choice for those of you who prefer or need an office environment.

Apart from this, there are ample opportunities available in USA after you receive permission to work full time. Along with internship opportunity, the various fields are available for graduates. Due to skills shortage across various sectors in the American market, international students with skills are in demand and those who are willing to settle in America have the option to apply under a Skilled Worker Visa and permanently work and reside in the country. Graduates are in high demand in the USA, especially in the field of healthcare, film production, real estate, retail sector, agriculture, engineering and computers & information technology. 

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