Resources for International Students
International Resources & Related Sites
View profiles of employers who have sponsored H-1B visas, and find your customized work visa solution.
The International Employment Hotline P.O.B. 3030, Oakton,
VA 22124; telephone (703) 620-1972, fax (703) 620-1973
Net: Employment information for individuals fluent in English
Hompages: Links to embassies and international services around
Assistance for anyone who has problems or issues concerning immigration
law, visa and naturalization process
Article: Challenges for International Students
Career Center: Postings for international jobs
Student : Paid internships for international graduate students
UK career site
Builder : International job search page
MBA : A site with information for foreign MBAs
Visa Jobs: Databases of American employers, info for H1-B visa
Information from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
OptCircle.com Job Search Tool:
New online job portal
- Top Internships: www.topinternships.com Top Internships enables candidates to search from over 900 internship opportunities online from recruiters across multiple sectors in the UK, USA and Europe and is free to register!
Available at the Wasserman Center:
- Directory of American Employers for International Professionals: Ten volume set covering a variety of fields. Provides information on companies who have actually sponsored and/or have employed foreign nationals.
The following may be located in Bobst Library, 6th floor, or a major business library:
- Directory of American Firms Operating in Foreign Countries: 14th Edition. 3 vols. Juvenal L. Angel. World Trade Academy Press Publication, Uniworld Publications Inc., 1996. International Directory of Corporate Affiliations. Annual. National Register Publishing Co. Over 30,000 listings of corporations in the world. Encyclopedia of Associations: International Organizations 1990. Annual. 24th edition. Kenneth Estell, ed. Gale Research, Inc., 1989. World Trade Centers Association World Business Directory. Meghan A. O'Meara and Kimberly A. Peterson, ed. Gale Research, Inc., August 1992. Worldwide Branch Locations of Multinational Companies. David S. Hoopes, ed. Gale Research, Inc. September 1992.
Communication Skills Training for Foreign Nationals:
The International Center in New York, Inc. 50 West 23rd Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10010, 212 255-9555.
English in Action, The English-Speaking Union of the U.S., 16 East 69th Street, New York, NY 10021, 212 734-9273.
American Language Institute, 1 Washington Square North, New York, NY 10003, 212 998-7040.
Grammar and Pronunciation Resources:
- NYU Writing Center
- www.howjsay.com: A free, online talking dictionary of English pronunciation; helpful for interview preparation.
- Writing for a North American Business Audience
- English4Today.com: Quick grammar guides with quizzes.
- VisuWords: A visual dictionary/thesaurus; helpful for using a more varied vocabulary when writing resumes and cover letters.