Therefore, this new rule will authorize employers to maintain the ability of certain individuals currently who are dependent on F-1 non-immigrant student visa for a lengthy time. USCIS will begin the acceptance of the application from 10th May 2016 before that USCIS will continue to approve applications as per the existing rule i.e. 17-month STEM OPT process.
The students who are enlisted under the STEM field of studies from the official recognized educational institutions will be allowed for the 10th May to work for 3 years through the new OPT regulations.
In the beginning, of the 10th, May USCIS will issue pending applications of the RFEs students.
RFEs will admit students to modify their application to exhibit eligibility criteria for 24 months extensions without acquiring an additional fee charge to again file an application for the Employment purpose. USCIS will issue all the requesting documents which are to be enclosed for the 24 months STEM OPT program.
As a development part, only certain limited students will be considered for the EAD i.e. Employment Authorization Documents of 17- month program which is to be applied for the additional 7 months for OPT to have advantages over the 24 months Stem opt.
In order to satisfy in the 7 months of the OPT students need to acquire few requirements they are:
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