4,000 Indian Trainees Look for United States Visa For College

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The interviews were performed at the United States Embassy here and the Consulates in Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai.

BY Indo-Asian News Service|Last Updated: June 08, 2017

4,000 Indian Trainees Look for United States Visa For College
4,000 Indian Trainees Look for United States Visa For College

New Delhi: Around 4,000 Indian trainees stood for interviews on Thursday to protect the American visa to pursue college in the United States, brushing aside fears of hate criminal offenses because nation.

The interviews were performed at the United States Embassy here and the Consulates in Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai.

Arunima Sharma, who is searching for a MS in Management Science program in Columbia University, states she is not anxious of hate criminal activities in spite of checking out them in the media.

“I have actually been to the United States previously for a fellowship program. That time, I was a little sceptical however things ended up being excellent and I felt extremely safe,” Sharma informed IANS.

“I never ever ended up being a victim of racial discrimination and there was assistance from fellow trainees and others around the school,” she stated.

Changam Meenakshi Rajagopal is getting in a Ph.D program in Astrophysics at Clemson, South Carolina. Passing exactly what she has actually spoken with her pals, who have actually studied in the United States, she feels guaranteed about her security and security.

“I have had numerous pals pursuing numerous courses in the United States. They have actually never ever grumbled about the security circumstance,” she stated.

In an interview to IANS, a previous Stanford dean had actually stated that the violent attacks versus Indians– and other ethnic groups– in the United States were not a sign of the entire nation and trainees ought to not take them into account while choosing to use to United States universities.

“There is no rejecting there has actually been random and erratic violence versus Indians in the United States. These occurrences were troubling and awful, however they are not a sign of the nation as an entire,” Martin Walsh had actually stated.

For Karan Raina, who will be studying for an MS in Quantitative Finance at Rutgers University, the actions the United States institutes require to guarantee the security of the trainees are acceptable.

“They position the very same sort of worth on worldwide trainees that they put on United States trainees in the academic program. They take correct security steps for the foreign trainees,” Raina informed IANS.

According to United States main information, there are some 166,000 Indian trainees because nation, 2nd to China. 2 years back, this number was approximately about 100,000.

“Today, every 6th worldwide trainee in the United States is from India and they are contributing tremendously to every element of life at the university and in the surrounding neighborhoods,” United States Ambassador Charge d’Affaires MaryKay L. Carlson informed the media.

“We are commemorating Indian trainees who are not just taking an amazing action in their college however are likewise advancing the strong people-to-people ties in between the 2 nations,” she stated.

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