What is an H-1B visa?

Unlocking the H-1B Visa: Discover the essential details of this U.S. work visa for foreign graduates in specialized fields.

H-1B visas are temporary worker visas used by U.S. companies to employ foreign college graduates, or higher, who have degrees in a specialized field, also referred to as a specialty occupation. The employer’s position must require specialized knowledge gained from a bachelor’s degree or higher in a specific specialty, or its equivalent, to qualify. There are very specific requirements to be eligible for an H-1B visa, and government frequently questions whether a position meets them, and we work with our clients to submit fully complete applications.


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