SEARCH
Guides
U.S. Citizenship
Green Card
U.S. Visas
Passports
Immigration Lawyer
Immigration Forms
Employment
Additional Resources

United States H1B Work Visa

Select your Language

   

H1B Work Visa General Information: The H1B Visa enables professionals in "Specialty Occupations" to make a valuable contribution to the American economy. A maximum of 65,000 H1B Visas are issued every year. The H1B Visa is issued for up to three years but may be extended. This provides a maximum stay of six years. The H1B Visa holder can apply for a Green Card if a company wants to sponsor his/her application.

H1B Work Visa Eligibility Requirements: The H1B Non-Immigrant Work Visa may be issued to applicants seeking temporary work in a "Specialty Occupation" which requires the skills of a professional. "Specialty Occupations" include e.g. accounting, computer analysts, programmers, database administrators, web designers, engineers, financial analysts, doctors, nurses, scientists, architects and lawyers. The petitions are submitted by employers based on their need for the non-U.S.-resident employee. The applicant may possess a bachelor's degree or requisite experience to make up for the lack of a master’s degree.

Other Work Visas:

  • If you do not have the required college education, you can apply for an H2B Work Visa
  • Australian citizens are eligible for E3 Treaty Professional Visas
  • There are two types of Work Visas available for Registered Nurses
  • Canadian and Mexican citizens are also eligible for TN Work Visas

 

 

 

 

 

CLICK HERE to download the H1B Work Visa Application. Instructions and Application Forms Included.


The H1B Application Guide:

  • H1B Work Visa overview
  • H1B Work Visa eligibility
  • H1B Work Visa requirements
  • H1B Work Visa extension/renewal information
  • H1B Work Visa Cap
  • How to complete the H1B application forms
  • Find an H1B job and sponsor
  • How to obtain H4 Visas for the spouse and children
  • List of all USCIS (formerly INS) offices nationwide
  • List of United States embassies and consulates
  • FREE H1B Work Visa Application Forms

 

Work Visa Application  




Product Type:  eBook (Download) PDF format

Delivery Time: Instant Download

 

 

More H1B Work Visa Information:

 

Disclaimer: This site is not affiliated with the U.S. government.  We are an independent organization, we are not a government organization, we provide information about the immigration process in the United States. Visit our Terms and Conditions for additional information.

Content, Production and Editing: ImmigrationUnitedStates.org and USAImmigrationLawyer.org; Design: Terra Networks and ImmigrationUnitedStates.org