The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) proposed fixed time cutoff points could confine some global understudies including those from Nigeria, from confirmation of over two years.
Whenever endorsed, global understudies, trade guests and unfamiliar data media agents will think that its troublesome getting visas for a four-year course in the US.
Under DHS’s new proposition, understudies from Afghanistan, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo (DRC) Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Iran, Iraq, Kenya, and Kosovo would be prohibited from getting understudy visas longer than two years.
Others are Kyrgyzstan, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Rwanda, Samoa, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tonga, Turmenistan, Tuvalu Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen and Zambia.
Despite the fact that substantial status archive gives lawful grounds to understudies to proceed with their investigation in the US whether their understudy visas have lapsed, the DHS said its choice to found fixed timeframes for specific guests is to “energize program consistence, diminish misrepresentation and upgrade public security.”
The announcement read to some degree;
“A key objective of moving outsiders in F status from D/S to an affirmation for a fixed timeframe is to give pre-characterized timespans to movement officials to assess whether a nonimmigrant has kept up their status.
“On the off chance that a migration official finds that an outsider abused their status before or throughout an EOS settling and denies the EOS demand, the outsider by and large would start accumulating unlawful presence the day after issuance of the forswearing.”
The DHS included that the proposed rule tries to decrease cases in which F, J, and I nonimmigrants, generally understudies and trade guests “unlawfully stay in the United States after their program or handy preparing, closes