Employment Based Visa is an initiative of United States of America (USA) Government as an immigration avenue for individual interested in living, working and studying in USA. The very essence of this article is to draw the attention of the international students especially students from African Nation of this very opportunity as it is a means to further your studies in USA.
The quest to further studies abroad is very much an appreciative thing as it not only provide you with an opportunity to expand your knowledge horizon but as well expose you toward greater career opportunities and skill utility. There has been great testimonies from students who have the opportunities, not only exposure, but landing into a better and high paying career jobs both within their countries and abroad.
Employment Based Visa (EB – Visa) is another means through which students can immigrate to USA for studies, Job provision by the government and a better livelihood.
This type of Visa are of various categories:
- EB – 1 Visa
- EB – 2 Visa
- EB – 3 Visa
- EB – 5 Visa
The EB – 1 Visa
This type of Visa is for Priority worker, spouse and children. It is intended for Applicants who can demonstrate their extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, or athletics through sustained national or international acclaim are not required to have a permanent offer of employment in the US and are eligible to self-petition, however, they must intend to work in the US in their field of expertise.
The EB – 3 Visa
It is intended for “skilled workers”, “professionals”, and “other workers”. Those are prospective immigrants who don’t qualify for the EB-1 or EB-2 preferences. The EB-3 requirements are less stringent, but the backlog may be longer.
The EB – 5 Visa
This type provides a method of obtaining a green card for foreign nationals who invest in a “new commercial enterprise” in the United States. The EB-5 program affords foreign nationals and their spouses and unmarried children under age 21 the ability to obtain a U.S. visa based solely upon a minimum investment in a for-profit enterprise that creates or retains a specified number of jobs.
This visa EB Visa categories is a great opportunity for individual who want to live and work in USA. As well for students wishing and willing to study abroad on scholarships this opportunity is also for you.
To learn more about the EB Visa Program see Employment Based Visa.