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Documents required for F1 Visa
Asked by: Ahmad
Posted on Mon, 16 Jun 2008 14:56:18 GMT
What are the documents I need to obtain F1 visa to study in United States? Please mention the list of all the documents that I'll require to submit while applying for F1 visa?
To obtain F1 visa, you'll need following documents:
Valid passport with validity of six month more than applicants intended stay in USA
A passport sized photograph which must be 37X37 in dimensions and taken in white background showing full face and ears
Competed visa application forms (DSP -158, DSP -157, DSP -158, DSP-2019, IAP 166)
Effective Statement of Purpose
I-20 which shows you’ve been accepted for admission by university in USA
Documents to show your ties with your nation. This document must convince consular that you’ll return back home after completion of your studies in United States
Documents to show you have enough funds to support life and education in USA. These documents include certificates of property, bank statement, bank balance certificate, income sources and any other documents that certifies your funds
Letter of recommendations from teachers
Sponsorship letter from your sponsor which is usually your parents
Certificate of verification of relation with your sponsor
TOEFL and SAT, GRE, GMAT score sheets
Transcripts of previous studies
Receipt of visa fee payment
Receipt of SEVIS fee payment
Along with these documents you may also submit any other documents that you think will support your claim for student visa to USA.
Depending upon your country of residence, you may also require other documents like - No Criminal Record Certificate.
visa_expert answered 9 years and 5 months ago
Documents required for F1- Visa of United States-
-Form I-20A-B , Certificate of Eligibility for Non-immigrant (F-1) Student Status-For Academic and Language Students or Form I-20M-N, Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant (M-1) Student Status for Vocational Students.
X-masgift answered 4 years and 11 months ago
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