H1B changes

Trump Administration Considers Major Changes to H-1B Visa Extension

Sources have revealed that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is looking at making changes in regulations that would result in preventing the extension of H-1B visas, even while the visa holder is waiting to get his/her green card processed. President Donald Trump had promised to launch a “Bu... »

How to earn points under Trump's new US immigration plan

Understanding Merit-Based Immigration and How to Earn Points Under Trump’s New US Immigration Plan

If the proposed bill under the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act is passed, a merit-based visa system will be created after five years wherein an alien will be awarded a green card after a holistic assessment of his/her education, work history, skills, knowledg... »

Know about H1B visa requirements

Understanding H1B Visa Requirements–Eligibility, Process, Tips

It was not so long ago when working in the US has just been a dream of many. Now, applying for a work visa is easier than ever as long as you comply properly with their rules and regulations. The key to a successful application is submitting complete and appropriate requirements. In order to be able... »

Be informed about H1B visa myths

Top 10 H1B Visa Myths and their Realities

It is a dream of many to set foot in the United States. It is the home of many stars and companies that have been making headlines throughout the world. For those who want to venture their career’s future in USA, the most preferred route is to get an H1B Work visa. Due to its popularity, many have t... »

What are the 7 basic points for filing H1B visa?

7 Tips for Filing H1B Visa Successfully

It is a great opportunity to be able to work in the United States. Apart from a growing economy and high wages, it is a very ideal place to nurture a career in many fields. If you are planning on getting an H1B visa to work in the USA, you will find these tips very useful. One of the most basic thin... »

How to Apply for H1B Work Visa–10 Steps

One surefire way to go to USA is to apply for an H1B Work Visa. It is basically an employment-based visa that is granted to eligible workers. It requires a temporary employment contract from any US-based company, who is also responsible for filing the H1B visa petition. Once approved, you get a perm... »

Know the main methods to get a green card

Different Ways to Get a Green Card

In the US, the permanent residence is called the Green Card. Permanent residence means you would have similar rights to that of a citizen. There are some limitations such as you cannot vote with holding permanent residence.  Different countries can have different names for permanent residence. It is... »

Know the steps in processing of green card

Steps in Green Card Processing for Permanent Residence in US

Are you considering making a permanent stay in the US? That’s an important life decision. For you to stay, you need to apply for permanent residence. Permanent residence means you would have similar rights to that of a citizen. There are some limitations such as you cannot vote.  Different countries... »

Benefits and eligibility criteria for green card

Green Card Explained – Benefits, Eligibility, Facts, etc.

Have you ever played the lottery? Now you have a chance to potentially play with the US Government to get your green card. This is just one of the many ways to get there. What exactly is a green card? In the US, the permanent residence is called the Green Card. Permanent residence means you would ha... »

handle visa interview

How to Handle H1B/H4 Visa Interviews

This is the visa interview/visa experience submitted by a visa applicant. You can read other visa experiences HERE. My visa interview was held at Kolkata. Background My OFC appointment was scheduled at 3:45 p.m. and I arrived at the venue at 3:40 p.m. I was allowed inside immediately after my appoin... »

tips for on-campus jobs

5 Handy Tips for Getting an On-Campus Job

If you’ve read our previous article, you should know by now that an on-campus job is the best choice for you. If you haven’t, here’s the link to the article: [] Now that you’ve learnt the benefit, we’re here to teach you how you can nag an on-campus jo... »

apply CPT on F1 visa

How to Apply for CPT on F1 Visa

Hi guys, after we discussed what CPT is and what are the requirements for a student to take one, we are now going to discuss the application process and the steps one should walk in before he is authorized to perform a CPT. There are some key terms we need to clear before pointing out the steps need... »