Detailed H1B Visa Stamping, OFC Experience – Chennai, India – 2014

by Kumar April 13, 2014
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One of  our blog readers, Raja Sekhar, has attended H1B Visa Stamping in Chennai along with his spouse. He has taken time to write a very comprehensive experience, describing each and every step. He has also created a very good document that has step by step instructions. Firstly Congratulations to you and your family. Thanks […]

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What’s After H1B 2015 Lottery ? FAQs – Receipt Numbers, Processing Times?

by Kumar April 13, 2014
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Updated : April 21, 2015- Modified content on additional petitions than 85,000 quota – wait-listing for denials  As you know, USCIS conducted a lottery on the 172,500 H1B Visa petitions filed for FY 2015 quota and did a press release indicating that the 85,000 petitions selected will be notified with receipt numbers and those not selected will be […]

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USCIS : 172,500 Petitions received for H1B 2015 Lottery. Selection Complete !

by Kumar April 10, 2014
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As you know, USCIS announced on April 7th that they received enough number of petitions for filling the H1B Visa statutory cap for the fiscal year 2015. Also, they indicated that there were more petitions received and there would be lottery/ random selection process for the same. Today USCIS did an official press release stating […]

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USCIS Official News: H1B Visa 2015 Cap Reached ! Lottery To be Conducted

by Kumar April 7, 2014
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Many of you have been waiting for this official news for quite a few days. The wait is over !  USCIS did an official press release earlier today stating that it has received enough number of petitions for H1B Visa 2015 quota. Below is a summary of the press release by USCIS. Summary of the […]

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Any Changes to H1B Visa 2015 Filing Fee ? Summary of all Fee

by Kumar March 26, 2014
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Now that USCIS has released official news that H1B Visa 2015 petitions to be accepted from April 1st, many of you might be wondering regarding the fee. Are there any changes to the filing fee for this fiscal year ? How much does it actually cost an employer for filing the H1B Visa fee for […]

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USCIS News (Official) : H1B Visa 2015 Applications Accepted from April 1st

by Kumar March 25, 2014
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Many of you have been waiting for the official USICIS news update on this year’s H1B Visa season start date and guidance on filing applications for some time… Last year for FY 2014, USCIS press release was one on March 16th, this year it is about 10 days late…Anyways, Your wait is over ! USCIS […]

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H1B Visa 2015 Lottery Predictions – USCIS Data, Trends

by Kumar February 16, 2014
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Big question, “Will there be H1B Visa 2015 Lottery?” Every year, since 2010, around the H1B season start time, I review all the past USCIS data, look at current trends, macro-economic factors and provide lottery predictions for H1B Visa filings for that fiscal year. It is hard to believe that I have been doing H1B predictions […]

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Why US Education ? Do you need Agents ? How About Visa?

by Dr. Sandeep Shankar February 14, 2014
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If you have not read the previous article for this, please read Lost Hope ? Apply to US Schools How to proceed with your higher education journey ? You have completed Class 12th and you are quite sure that IIT is a dream, a bad one where you end up not getting admission and nearly 1 […]

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Indian Students – Lost Hope? Should you Apply to US Schools ?

by Dr. Sandeep Shankar February 13, 2014
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Indian Students  Situation Let us face it, India is a nation of many people with at least 23.1 Million of them ready for college this year. Many of them with percentile scores of 97.1 or higher will not get admission even in a Bachelor of Arts Program, let alone an engineering or medical college. There […]

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How to find H1B Visa 2015 Sponsors – Search Options?

by Kumar January 20, 2014
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If you are looking to work in America from this year, you should be planning to apply for H1B Visa 2015 petition with USCIS. The big question is how do we find a H1B Visa sponsor to file our H1B petition. Many of you would be wondering with many questions like How to get H1B […]

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