Tuesday, May 17, 2011

H1B FY 2012 CAP Count - 05 May 2011

Tuesday, May 17, 2011 | , ,

As per recent release by USCIS, regular cap has utilized till date 10,200 visas and Masters quota has utilized 7,300 visas as of 05th My 2011. It is interesting to see that H1B visa under Master Cap has utilized more than 35% of the quota. As of now number of petitions increased from last week is 1,700.

The readers should remember that available visa numbers for regular cap cases is not 65,000. Not all H-1B visa are subject to this annual cap. Please note that up to 6,800 visas may be set aside from the cap of 65,000 during each fiscal year for the H-1B1 program under the terms of the legislation implementing the U.S.-Chile and U.S.-Singapore Free Trade Agreements. Unused numbers in this pool are made available for H-1B use for the next fiscal year. From last year we still have these 6,350 unused visa numbers.

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