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International students to leave US

ICE asking online-only international students to leave USA

JULY 24, 2020: Update Just last week, we saw Trump revoking his ban and just when we thought the storm is over, Harvard announced that the ban does not apply
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Studying in Canada

Studying in Canada: what is it like?

Studying in Canada is getting more and more lucrative by the day. So, what is it like to be a student in Canada? Recent M.Eng. (Computer Engineering) graduate from University
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Trump Suspends New H1B

Trump ban on new H1B visas: updates for Grad Students

Trump has put a ban on new H1B visas – what does it mean for Graduate Students? Here’s some clarifications and advice on moving forward. President Donald Trump blocked visas
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mental health in grad school

How can students take care of mental health in Grad School

First year in college or grad school can be brutal for the students. Students who are far from home, trying to create a new life in a new city can
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h1b indian students

H1B good news for Indian students in US: special quota

The H1B and L1 Visa Reform Act has brought relief for International and Indian students studying in USA. As introduced in House of Representatives and Senate, the act will require
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cpt opt h1b

CPT, OPT, H1B – All about student and work visa in USA

Confused about CPT and OPT? How can you work on the student visa in USA? How can you work after graduating? How does CPT and OPT work? While many Indian
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How Chinese teachers are dealing with coronavirus and helping keep its student’s futures alive

400+ people have died because of the coronavirus in Mainland China. To curb the spread and contagion, the government had to shut down the schools. Whole semester are getting delayed
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What is happening with H1B – should I apply for MS?

Ever since Trump was elected, there have been articles that blamed his policies on H1B for Indians being forced to exit US. Let us focus on facts and discuss how
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MS in Canada compared to MS in USA

MS in Canada is becoming an increasingly lucrative to international students looking to study abroad. Let’s see its pros and cons over MS in USA. Why apply to MS in
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