Nobel University is approved by the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to accept and enroll foreign, non-immigrant F-1 students for academic degrees. The U.S. Consulates/Embassies issue F-1 Visas for all the students from overseas who are accepted for full-time study at Nobel University. The rules for Visa Application may vary in each country. You should contact the U.S. Consulate in your country for the latest instructions on how to apply for a Student Visa. Nobel University will update its website with the latest information on SEVIS for international students.
International Students who wish to apply to Nobel University are required to submit all completed documents in a timely manner. It is the responsibility of the applicant to follow all visa application and interview procedures as required by the applicable federal bureau and its regulations. Please visit the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) website (www.uscis.gov) or the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) website (www.ice.gov/sevis) for more information.
The following general outline lists the steps required for International Students who wish to apply to Nobel University. Nobel University does not guarantee approval of your visa application or receipt of your visa. Applicants may visit the Nobel University website or may contact the school for more information
- Submit an NU application and application/registration fee of $75.
- Applicants to the BA in Business Administration program must submit proof of high school graduation or GED. Applicants to the MBA program must have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree from an approved or accredited institution, or a foreign equivalent. Approved institutions are those that hold legal approval from either a state approval agency or from a national approval agency. Institutions that are accredited are those that have been accredited by an accrediting association that is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education’s Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
- Demonstrate English proficiency (Refer to General Admissions Requirements).
- Upon acceptance to Nobel University, the school will issue the applicant Nobel University acceptance letter and SEVIS-generated Form I-20.
- Pay the SEVIS I-901 Fee at (www.fmjfee.com). This will be a non-refundable application fee.
- Complete the Form DS-160 Online Nonimmigrant Visa Application (https://ceac.state.gov/genniv/) and print the confirmation page.
- Schedule an appointment for the Visa Interview at the U.S. Embassy or Consulate in the country where the applicant lives. Please refer to the website (www.usembassy.gov) for more information.
- Prepare for the Visa Interview by gathering the necessary documents required such as:
- A valid passport
- Nonimmigrant Visa Application Form DS-160 Confirmation page
- Visa application fee payment receipt
- SEVIS I-901 fee payment receipt
- Required photo(s)
- Nobel University Form I-20
- Nobel University Acceptance Letter
- Test scores and academic transcripts of schools attended
- Proof of English proficiency
- Proof of financial capability for duration of academic program
- Evidence of ties to your home country
- Any other documents required by the embassy or consulate
- If approved, you may be required to pay a visa issuance fee if applicable to your nationality.
- When the visa is approved, you will be informed by the consular officer how your passport with visa will be returned to you.
- You may enter into the country 30 days before your official program start date, which is listed on your Form I-20. Upon arrival into the country, you must report immediately to Nobel University.