International Law / Immigration
India offers a variety of visas for foreign nationals wishing to enter country. Indian employment visas are available for foreign firms wishing to employ highly-skilled professionals, while ordinary clerical / secretarial workers are usually not granted such visas. Employment visas are generally valid for one year, and are renewable for a maximum of five years.
Employment visas are granted to the following individuals:
Skilled or qualified professionals, Foreign nationals visiting India for employment in companies in India or in foreign companies executing projects in India.