US Immigration

CIS (Chiltern Immigration Services) Comprehensive Guide to US Immigration from India

Explore your American dream with CIS’s expert guidance on US immigration. This detailed guide provides insights into the various pathways and processes for immigrating to the US from India.

 US Immigration Overview

The US is a top destination for migrants worldwide, offering vast opportunities in various sectors. Its robust economy and diverse culture make it an ideal place for personal and professional growth.

 Key Statistics
  • Job Vacancies: Over 10.8 million available.
  • Green Cards Issued (FY 2023): Approximately 200,000.
  • H-1B Visa Registrations: About 500,000.
  • Average Salary: Between $40,000 and $50,000 per annum.
  • US Citizenship Granted (FY 2022): Over 1 million immigrants.
  • Social Benefits: Access to a high-quality lifestyle and social security.
 Prominent US States
  • New York, Las Vegas, Orlando (Florida)
  • Atlanta, Miami, Washington, D.C.
  • San Francisco, Denver, Louisville (Kentucky), Houston
 Types of US Visas

US visas are broadly categorized into two groups:

 Immigrant Visas

For those planning to live and work in the US permanently. Sponsorship is typically provided by employers or family members.

 Non-Immigrant Visas

Issued for temporary stays for purposes such as tourism, business, medical treatment, or education.

 Common Visa Categories
  • Student Visa
  • Tourist Visa
  • H-1B Visa (Work)
  • Employment-based Visas
  • Family-based Immigration
 US Green Card

A Green Card grants permanent residency, allowing holders to live and work anywhere in the US and apply for citizenship after 3-5 years.

 Green Card Eligibility
  • Employment-based Categories:
  • Extraordinary skills in various fields.
  • Advanced degree professionals.
  • Skilled workers with specific job experience.
  • Family-based Categories:
  • Unmarried children (under 21) of US citizens.
  • Spouses of US citizens.
  • Parents of adult US citizens.
 Benefits of US Migration
  • High-quality education system.
  • Flexible and competitive salary packages.
  • High standard of living.
  • Top-tier universities and educational opportunities.
  • Financial security and varied job prospects.
  • Pathways to citizenship.
 Eligibility for US Immigration
  • Age: Must be over 18 years.
  • Educational Qualifications: Secondary education or higher.
  • Language Proficiency: IELTS or TOEFL score of 6+.
  • Work Experience: Minimum 1 year in a relevant field.
  • Employment Offer: Optional for migration.
 Paths to US Immigration
  • As an Employee: Temporary work visas sponsored by employers.
  • Investor Route: EB-5 visa requiring substantial investment in a US business.
  • Family-Based Immigration: For family members of US citizens or Green Card holders.
 US Immigration Process
  1. Eligibility Check: Determine your suitability for the intended visa.
  2. Visa Requirements: Understand and gather necessary documents.
  3. Visa Application: Submit your application.
  4. Visa Status: Await approval.
  5. Relocation: Move to the USA.
 CIS: Your Partner in US Immigration

CIS offers comprehensive support for your US immigration journey:

  • Tailored Counseling: Personalized guidance for different immigration paths.
  • Preparation Services: Assistance with IELTS, GRE, PTE coaching.
  • Job Search Support: Helping you find suitable employment in the US.
  • Career Counseling: Free advice from industry experts.
Contact CIS for Expert US Immigration Consultation
  • Your Information: Share your name and contact details.
  • Inquiry: Specify interest in US Visas.
  • Preferred Contact Method: Phone and email for communication.

Embark on your US immigration journey with CIS, where our expertise paves your path to success in the United States. Reach out to us for personalized assistance and step confidently towards your American dream.