Why USA is best?

Study in USA for Bangladeshi Students

The United States of America (US) welcomes the greatest number of international students in the world. Quality education, a unique curriculum, a multi-cultural environment and many opportunities are just some of the reasons why many Bangladeshi students want to study in the United States. When the topic of foreign studies is discussed in any conversation, the United States is the first call in all lips. The reason is self-evident. With nearly 10.00,000 international college students enrolled in its numerous universities, the United States is the largest as a long way that global schooling is concerned. From the wide variety of options to flexibility in programs, American universities continue to attract the ever-growing number of foreign college students.

A Quick Guidebook to Your Favorite Study Destination – USA!

There are various types of educational institutions in the United States that provide quality education. Smaller than the universities, colleges generally provide undergraduate degrees. Community colleges, an affordable study option in the USA, offer two-year associate degrees after which you can continue your studies in the university for another two years to gain an undergraduate degree. Universities offer research-based masters, doctoral and post-doctoral degrees. There are two basic types of universities in the United States: 

  • Public universities: most are public universities, established and operated by the state government 
  • Private universities: a mix of profit and non-profit supported by tuition fees and donations nearly 20% of students study at private universities.

Studying Opportunities in USA.

  • If you want to study in USA and are looking for funding, there are many scholarships available from the American government, individual American universities, and other organizations for international students.
  • If you have an F-1 visa, you are allowed to work in the United States as long as you are authorized by a designated school official and comply with complex guidelines and restrictions issued by the U.S. The Citizenship and Immigration Service (CIS) has a variety of employment opportunities available to F-1 students in the United States.On-campus employment is the most freely available, while off-campus employment must be related to your area of study and be authorized by the Designated School Official.

A student visa generally allows a maximum of 20 hours of work in a week. However, before starting work, please check what is on the visa.

After graduation, employment-

  • If you want to stay and work in the US after you graduate, you must first apply for a new visa. Navigating through the U.S. immigration process can be challenging with different visa types, their eligibility criteria, and changing legalities. There are several visa options that are most applicable to graduates.

American Education Costs for Bangladeshi Students.

Studying abroad may be expensive for students studying in the United States. However, an effective fiscal plan can help you manage your living expenses more efficiently. Before you depart from Bangladesh, ensure that you consider expenses like accommodation, food, health coverage and travel along with your tuition fee when calculating the estimated cost of studying in the US. 

The majority of universities in the United States are divided into two categories – public/state and private. The cost of education at a public/state university is comparatively less than that of a private institution. Your tuition fees depend on the type of qualification and the university/school you choose. To cover tuition, you will need approximately $8,000 to $55,000 (USD) a year (indicative). 

In most cases, the humanities, arts and education are less expensive, while subjects such as medicine and engineering are likely to be more expensive. Assuming you want to study at the post-university level, tuition fees are usually higher and costs vary depending on the program. Similar with most other countries, MBA in the U.S. courses is often the most expensive. The average cost of these programs is approximately $35K Yearly (indicative).

Bangladeshi Students’ Educational Requirements in USA.

The US government provides the opportunity for all Bangladeshi students to study in the US, but as a prerequisite, you will first need to obtain a student visa. The visa you need will depend on your age and the type of education you wish to undertake in the United States.

The US Government offers three different student visa types

  • F-1 Student Visa

  • J Exchange Visa (J-1)

  • M Student Visa (M1)

First, you must apply and be accepted by a US school or university that is certified by the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP). Once you have been accepted to the institution, you will receive a Form I-20 from the institution’s international student office, which confirms your information in the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS). In order to obtain an exchange visitor visa, you will have to file your application under the J-1 visa category, and as a prerequisite, you will need to submit a DS-2019 form from your sponsoring US institution.

The paperwork needed for your study permit- You’ll need the following documents to apply for your study permit:

  • A valid passport that is valid for at least six months beyond your period of stay in the US (unless exempt by country-specific agreements)
  • Acceptance at a SEVP approved school and your Form I-20
  • Application fee payment for the SEVIS
  • Non-immigrant visa application and the Form DS-160 confirmation page
  • Your photograph in the requested format

Some additional documents that might be required include:

  • Academic preparation documents such as transcripts, diplomas, degrees or certificates
  • Evidence that you have sufficient funds to maintain your living expenses throughout the period of your stay in the US. This may include:
  • Bank statements
  • Financial undertaking by a sponsor to cover your accommodation and living costs
  • Evidence that you will leave the US once you have completed your course of study. This can be in the form of an air ticket out of the US to your home country

You may also have to appear for a personal interview at the US embassy or consulate.


Education is highly respected all over the world. One of the reasons students who study at US universities are so successful after graduation is because they were educated in the liberal arts. This means focusing not only on a particular specialty, but also on other subjects such as mathematics, science, philosophy, history and literature. The benefit of a liberal arts education is that it prepares you for more than just your immediate career goals. It can make you smarter, more thoughtful, and more successful, whether you pursue a career in your major or pursue another field. You can achieve anything that inspires you, whether you become a manager, start your own business, or do something else. After graduating, it provides limitless possibilities.