USICS released H1B visa cap count number today. The numbers represent petitions filed until April 15th, 2011.
- 1,200 petitions filed for for Regular quota
- 600 petitions were filed for Advanced degree quota ( MS or MBA from USA)
April 18th H1B cap count updates by USCIS :
|Regular H1B Cap H1B filings||7,100 of total 65,000|
|Advanced degree cap filing count||5,100 of total 20,000|
|Total H1B visa petitions received||12,200 of total 85,000|
To read more and for graphs, check April 18th H1B visa 2012 Cap count Trend and Analysis