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2017-03-17 / core career

H1-B visa applications to be accepted from 3 April

Washington: Application for H-1B work visas, for fiscal year 2018 can be filed from 3 April. It is highly popular among Indian IT companies and professionals. Unlike previous years, the official announcement by US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) did not say till when it would continue accepting the H-1B petitions. In the general category, the Congressional mandated limit on H-1B visas include 65,000 and another 20,000 for those foreign students who have masters or higher degree from a US academic institution. Fiscal year 2018 begins on October 1, 2017.

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