Fall 2017 – F1 Student Visa Experience: (Chennai Consulate | Georgia Institute of Technology | Computational Science & Engineering - Approved) Image
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Fall 2017 – F1 Student Visa Experience: (Chennai Consulate | Georgia Institute of Technology | Computational Science & Engineering - Approved)

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Profile Details:
 

University: Midwestern State University
Course: MS in Computational Science & Engineering

First Attempt
Chennai Consulate
Date:
August 2017
Status: Approved
 

Visa Interview Experience:
 

*VO was a cheerful guy*
ME: *sliding passport in*: Good morning sir!

VO: Good morning! How are you? Pass me I-20 if you have one.
ME:
*I gave it*

VO: So Georgia Institute of Technology?
ME:
Yes sir.

VO: When did you finish college?
ME:
2012.

VO: Your GRE score?
ME:
*Told*

VO: How are you funding your education?
ME:
Savings of XX lacs and for the remaining amount, I have secured a bank loan.

VO: What are your plans after Masters?
ME:
The company I used to work in, has an R&D center in Bangalore wherein they have job positions in the same field as I am doing my masters in and I would like to come back and work there.

VO: Your VISA is approved. Have a nice time in Atlanta.
ME:
Thank you, thanks a lot.

Some tips for the appointment:
1. Don't carry mobile phone unless carrying it is worth Rs.200 which is the amount you have to shell out for keeping it in a nearby shop.
2. Chit-chat with someone in the queue. It'll really help you remain calm.


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