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International Student Pre-Departure Orientation Sessions

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USIEF conducts PDO (Pre-Departure Orientation) sessions each year in July at four different locations in India.

The PDO will assist you in better preparing for & understanding educational, social, & cultural life in the US.

Topics to be covered:

  • the last month in India
  • traveling to the US / port of entry
  • US geography / climate / time-zones
  • first week on campus
  • culture-shock
  • academic life
  • socio-cultural adjustments
  • practical & useful information for living in the US, and more.

The panelists include American students & professors, Indian students who have returned after completing their degrees (grad / undergrad) in the US, and visa officers.

Students can connect with others going to the same University.

Connect on Facebook: www.facebook.com/EducationUSAMumbai.

The PDO is open to all admitted students / students who have received their I- 20.  Only pre-registered students would be allowed to attend the program. 

Delhi

Contact: Rupali Verma

Mumbai

Contact: Amrita D’ello

Date: Friday, June 21st, 2013
Time: 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Location: American Center - Delhi

Date: Friday, July 19th, 2013
Time: 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Location: American Center - Delhi
Date: Friday, July 12th, 2013
Time: 9:00am-5:00pm
Location: World trade Center Mumbai

Date: Friday, July 12th, 2013
Time: 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Location: JVPD Scheme - Mumbai

Date: Saturday, July 20th, 2013
Time: 9:00am-5:00pm
Location: World trade Center Mumbai


Bangalore

Kolkata

Contact: Mr. Sudarshan

Date: Sunday, June 30th, 2013
Time: 10:00 am-1:30 pm
Location: Yashna Trust (An EducationUSA center affiliated with the U.S. Dept. of State, Bureau of Educational & Cultural Affairs) 102,The Park View 40, Haines Road Frazer Town Bangalore 560005
Tel.: +91-80-41251922/41251913


Location: American Center,
38A Jawaharlal Nehru Road,
Kolkata-700071
Tel.: +91-33-3984-6310
Fax: +91-33-2288-1636

Chennai

Contact: Srilakshmi Ramakrishnan