Complete Guide to EB-2 Visa and PERM Process

EB-2 or the Employment-Based second preference visa is granted in case the applicant holds an advanced or equivalent degree or a foreign national with exceptional ability and where the employers are willing to sponsor the applicant. 

What is the Permanent Labor Certification Process (PERM process)?

A Department of Labor (DOL) permanent labor certification enables a business to hire a foreign worker to work permanently in the United States. The DOL must certify to the USCIS that there are insufficient US workers capable, willing, qualified, and available to accept the job opportunity in the area of intended employment.

PERM process or Program for Electronic Review Management is when the employer has to prove the need to immigrate a foreign worker for the said job.

PERM Process

EB-2 visa can be considered an excellent option for applicants with an advanced degree or exceptional ability or those who can work for the benefit of the US to obtain a green card in the US. You can contact us if you think you are eligible to come to the US on an EB-2 visa and want to have an expert opinion on your visa application.