H1B Interview Questions – Master List

H1B visa Questions

H1B Visa Interview Questions :

This Master List is aggregated from various online H-1B communities and will be updated very frequently.

General:

  • Can I see your passport and petition?
  • Why do you want to go to USA?
  • Where do you live?
  • Are you married?
  • Do you have children?
  • Do you have any arrested history or did any law enforcement officials contacted you?
  • When did you visit India last time?
  • Have you ever been out of the country?
  • Which state are you travelling to in the U.S.?

Education:

  • Did you do your masters in the United States? / Did you study in the US?
  • How long you have been in the states?
  • What is your highest degree?/ What’s your highest qualification
  • What was your major?
  • Where did you do your Masters? / Which university?
  • When did you complete your MS? / When did you graduate?
  • Can I see your MS certificate?
  • Any Specific/ specialization courses you did in MS?
  • Why did you go on electrical and change to computers?

OPT:

  • What did you do after your Master’s or Graduation?
  • Where did you start working? / To which company did you start working?
  • Which companies you worked for prior to the current employer company?
  • Was your role in your previous job was xxxxx?
  • Who have been your employers since you graduated?
  • For which company did you work in the past?
  • What were you doing before you were with your employer?

H1B:

  • How long you have been working in the United States?
  • Is this your first H-1b?
  • What is your I-797 validity period?
  • Since how long have you been on H1?
  • From which place did you come to Canada? / Where did you come from?
  • Were you on a different project than the project when your petitioner filed you H-1B?
  • Are you applying for the same company or other?
  • What visa were you in USA before? On F1 – now on H1B status, came here for H1B stamping

Employer:

  • Are you working with XXXX company ? / Who is your employer? / Whom do you work for? / Who is petitioning for you today? / Who is your petitioner?
  • Where is your employer located? / Address of employer
  • How many employees are there in your company?
  • Can you give me the tax returns for your company?
  • Do you have the list of Employees with your company?
  • What other employer documents do you have?
  • What is your project name ?
  • Explain me about your project
  • How you come to know about your employer?
  • What specialty skills that you acquired from this employer?
  • Who is your CEO?
  • What is your qualification for this job?
  • What is your employer business? / What’s your employer? / What does your employer do? / What is your company about?
  • What kind of job do you do? What do you do for your company? / What are your duties/roles and responsibilities? / What is your title and what do you do for your employer? / What is your designation? / What is your job? / What is your role in your company? / What technology you would use to develop softwares?
  • Can you please elaborate the duties?
  • How much duration you are working with your employer? / How long you have been working with your employer? / When did you join your employer?
  • What is your annual salary? / How much do you get paid? / How much is your income? / What is your pay?
  • Do you discuss pay and wages with your employer?
  • Why is your salary fluctuating? Why there is deduction on pay stubs? / Why so much change in salary?
  • Show me your bank statements
  • Why is your pay less in last year W2?
  • Show me your W2 worked for your employer.
  • Show me your pay stubs
  • Where do you work at?
  • How do you like xxxxx place?
  • Do you have any issues/problems with your employer?
  • How do you get your work assignments?
  • Does your employer know about your projects?
  • Whom do you report to? What you will report to your employer?
  • How do you report to your employer? – Weekly status call, bi-weekly status report, stand-up calls when necessary
  • Who will allocate the work? XXX person from my company and XXX manager from the client will co-ordinate and XXX person from my company will allocate the work.
  • Is there any gap (sitting idle) during the change of the clients? / Are you on the bench? / Does your company ever bench you?
  • Does your employer pay on time?
  • Does your employer maintain employer-employee relationship? How? /Is your employer and the client is having the direct relationship?
  • How many employees does your employer have, and anyone work in same location with you?
  • How your employer and Vendor are related?
  • Are you satisfied with all the companies you work or worked for?
  • Are you happy with your employer?

Client:

  • From what time who have been working with your current client?
  • How long with the client and employer? / Same time with employer and Client?
  • Do you have an end client? Do you have client letter?
  • Who is your End client?
  • What do they do?
  • How long you have been working with your end client? / How many months you worked for this client? / How much duration you are working with the client?
  • Do you travel to client place? / Do you travel every week to client location?
  • What is your position with the client?
  • Where is your client located?
  • How far Client is from your place?
  • Do you work at a client site?
  • Any other employees working for your company at client?
  • What do you work at Client? / What is your work at client location?
  • Do you have a supervisor / manager at XXX client and what is his name? Who is your reporting Manager?
  • Where does your manager sit?
  • How long is the project with your client?

Vendor:

  • Do you have vendor? / Do you have any layers?
  • Can I see your Vendor Letter?
  • What does your vendor do?
  • Do you have any one between your client and employer
  • How did your Vendor find your client?
  • Sam

    Great list of questions

  • Fareed Mohammed

    Thanks !. Good Questions and Anwers

  • Fareed Mohammed

    it is great list of Questions

  • Fareed Mohammed

    Thanks a lot !…

  • Samba

    Wow, Nice Collection Ton of Thanks !!

  • Prateek

    Thanks.. I will let you know if it helped after my interview

  • Nikith

    I have attended H1B visa renewal interview in Kingston, Jamaica.
    Me and Visa officer conversation given in the below:
    Greetings exchanged.
    Q: What is your company?
    A: Answered
    Q: What is your client and business?
    A: Answered
    Q: What is you’re level of education?
    A: MSC….

    They did not ask even a single document. My visa was approved.