Optional Practical Training (OPT) for M-1 Students

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What is OPT for M-1 Students? Practical training is the only type of work permission available to M-1 students. It allows students to get on-the-job training that is not available in their home country. Eligible M-1 students may have up to six months of practical training after they complete their program. Students on M-1 visa must work in the field … Read More

F1 VISA STUDENT VISA Interview preparation

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F1 Student Visa Generally, if a citizen of a foreign country who wishes to enter the United States must first obtain a visa. For instance, a nonimmigrant visa for temporary stay, or an immigrant visa for permanent residence. If you want to study in the United States, you must have a student visa. There are two types of student visa. … Read More

Changing to a Nonimmigrant Student Status

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You may wish to change your nonimmigrant student status if you are already in the United States on a valid nonimmigrant visa for a purpose other than attending school and want to study at a U.S. Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified school. You are not eligible for changing to a nonimmigrant student status in the United States if you entered ... Read More