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Summary of New 24 Month STEM OPT Extension Proposed Rule

In F1 Visa by KumarUpdated : 23 Comments

Many students have been waiting for the STEM OPT Extension rule that was cancelled by a federal court earlier this year. As you know the New OPT Extension rule for STEM graduates was in review with OMB for some time and it was approved by OMB on October 14th.  The actual proposed rule will be formally published to the federal …

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Mumbai, Malaysia, Chennai H1B, H4 FY 2016 Visa Stamping Experiences

In US Visa Stamping Experiences by KumarUpdated : 42 Comments

It is quite amazing to get many great experiences from our readers from different cities share with you all.  Thanks to Prashant, Aman-san and other reader for taking time to craft detail visa stamping experience. Interesting Digital Watch drama… You can share yours here to be shared with our blog readers. ————————————————— H1B and H4 Visa Stamping in Mumbai  by …

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3 H1B Visa Biometrics, Stamping Experiences at Hyderabad India.

In US Visa Stamping Experiences by KumarUpdated : 28 Comments

Many of our good readers have been sharing their experiences to be shared with all our readers. This week, I would like to Thank Rams, Rajesh and Sandhya for taking time to share their experiences with all of us. Rams has given a much detailed experience, special thanks to him. You can share your experience as well here . ————————————————————————- …

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Official News Update: DHS working on 17 Month OPT Extension rule

In F1 Visa by KumarUpdated : 7 Comments

Updated : October 16th, 2016 There has been quite a bit of anxiety among thousands of current and prospective F1 students regarding the 17 Month OPT STEM Extension rule cancellation since August 12th , 2015. We had quite a bit of unofficial information from AILA, prominent attorneys giving us details and status on this, but USCIS/ DHS did not give …