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Angel Bose

Angel Bose

Asked on 11 January, 2019

What is the H-1B visa program?

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The H-1B program is a non-immigrant visa program that allows US companies to hire foreign workers in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise. Every year, tens of thousands of foreign workers enter the US via the program.

Divya Lobo

Divya Lobo

Asked on 11 January, 2019

How many H-1B visas are allotted every year?

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Annually, the US awards 65,000 H-1B visas, and an additional 20,000 visas are awarded to advanced degree-holders educated in the US.

Ayaan Verma

Ayaan Verma

Asked on 11 January, 2019

How many people applied for H-1B visas in 2018-19?

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In 2018-19, 1.9 lakh H-1B visa applications were filed?

Sanvi Singhal

Sanvi Singhal

Asked on 11 January, 2019

What proportion of H-1B visas do Indians get?

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Indian workers typically secure around 60% of H-1B visa allotments.

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