When students plan for higher education they pick on institutions that have reputation especially in terms of ties with companies for employment benefits after the completion of the course. The United Sates has earned popularity in offering the best courses available for students from 4000 universities across the country. And obtaining degrees from top-notch universities is simply an impressive achievement.
The US Citizenship and Immigration has made an announcement that foreign students who have a master’s degree from reputed institutions higher education are exempted from the 65,000 congressional limits. This is a golden opportunity to stand eligible for the H-1B Visa numerical. In case an accreditation is not there for the university there will be records issued by the WASC to present the student’s candidacy status.
Needs to Change from the F1 to H-1B
The student needs to apply for this transitional change six months prior to the completion of the course. The quota is congressional and has a limit on the number of applications. Moreover an employer sponsors the applicant to file for the petition. Later on the petition will be approved by the USCIS which should be submitted within the stipulated set time and period. This process should happen within the grace period. If you receive a valid receipt number after the submission is made it shows that your application has been accepted.
Documents to change the visa status to H-1B
• An offer letter by the H-1B sponsored US Company
• A clear description of the H-1B job
• Detailed copy of the resume
• Copy of the valid passport
• Academic certificates obtained lately
• Copy of all the marks transcripts
• If any additional certifications
• Personal achievement evidence
• Proof of Date of Birth.
• Copy of the I-20
• Lastly a copy of the I-94 card
Filing a petition for the H-1B is not about filing an application it is finding a sponsoring employer as well. The USCIS will verify every document that is being furnished. Subsequently, the student who is filing the petition needs to keep the Designated School Officer posted about the process. So that the student receives a preliminary cap-gap I-20 from the DSO. After which the employers receives a notification from the USCIS.
To bring the brightest and the best to America immigration services are streamlined this is the news that is happening all across. Moreover, an applicant with a least 2-year relevant experience will be given more preference than a training IT level professional.
The fact of the matter is you have the skill and you have a degree approved by the United States Institution of Higher Education you have the best and brightest chances to be accepted from the F1 status to an H-1B.
More questions on to proceed further to avail the H-1B with an F1 imprint contact the world’s best and trusted immigration and visa consultant Y-Axis for further guidance.