H-1B Cap Update – June 13, 2011

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) updated its Fiscal Year 2012 H-1B cap count as of June 13, 2011. Here are the most recent cap numbers: 1) Regular H-1B Cap: 15,200 and 2) U.S. Masters H-1B Cap: 10,200.

This represents only a small increase in H-1B numbers since the last update on May 25, 2011.  The regular H-1B cap is set at 65,000 and the Advanced Degree cap is set at 20,000.

We will monitor these numbers in the coming months and provide routine updates for our readers. Stay tuned to www.bashyamspiro.com for updates.