Birmingham, AL asked in Immigration Law for Illinois

Q: in what category I fall for GC as I hold 3+2 years degree from India with 14 yrs exp? Am I eligible for EB2/3. In H1

I have 3 years bachelor degree in computer science and 2 years masters in computer technology from India with 14 years exp. pls let me know which category I fall for filing GC ? I hold H1b currently ..Am I eligible for Eb1 or 2 ?

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Iskra Panteva
Iskra Panteva
  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Chicago, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: It will depends on whether your degree is equivalent to Bachelor or Master's degree. Generally, if it is equivalent to Bachelor, then you are eligible for EB3. If it is Master's, you are eligible for EB2. In regards to the EB1, there is a different test that needs to be performed; whether you are person with extraordinary ability, transferee or researcher/ professor.

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