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Proposed H1B visa rule will favour US Master's degree applicants: All you need to know from a 139-page DHS document
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Proposed H1B visa rule will favour US Master's degree applicants: All you need to know from a 139-page DHS document

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has released a 139 page document which sets out its plan to change the H1B visa intake process and recalibrate the educational qualification requirements of who (all) can be counted towards the regular, yearly stream of 65,000 visas in a move that will filter out more bachelor’s degree holders from the H1B program, raise the probability of more Master's degree holders filling the first available slots and eventually squeezing the total pool of H1Bs.

US travel ban: H-1B visa applicants told to apply for O visa to bypass legal restrictions, says US Senator
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US travel ban: H-1B visa applicants told to apply for O visa to bypass legal restrictions, says US Senator

A top American Senator alleged that potential H-1B applicants are being advised to apply for an O visa instead of the numerically capped H-1B visas