Muhammad Abdullah Asim shakes his head as he recalls all the jobs he’s applied for in preparation for his upcoming graduation.
After applying to about 70 companies, and spending almost 350 hours on applications alone, he’s heard back from one — which denied him. Asim, a senior mechanical engineering student from Islamabad, Pakistan, has been experiencing the difficulty of an international student deciding to stay in the U.S. after graduating from OU.
We never here back either.
They will tell you that they can’t find qualified candidates.
We will tell you that we can’t find jobs.
Somebody is lying.
And the evidence is overwhelming.