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Fall 2017 – F1 Student Visa Experience: (Chennai Consulate | Rochester Institute of Technology | Software Engineering - Approved)

Tumul Buch

Profile Details:

University: Rochester Institute of Technology
Course: MS in Software Engineering

First Attempt
Chennai Consulate
July 2017
Status: Approved
Counter No: 19

Visa Interview Experience:

VO: Signaled me to come forward.
Good Mooring Sir!

VO: Very Good Morning! How are you?
I am good. How are you doing today?

VO: I am fine. Pass me your Passport.

VO: *While scanning the passport* So, which University?
Rochester Institute of Technology.

VO: What's your GRE score?
*Smiling* 313 with 166 in Quant.

VO: That's a good Score.
*Simling* Thank you.

VO: So, how are you going to fund your education?
My parents will be sponsoring me. I also have an education loan sanctioned and I also received a 30% scholarship from RIT.

VO: How much did you say the scholarship is?
It's 30% Sir. *Probably Typing what I said about funding*

VO: Okay. I am approving your VISA. Have a good day.
*smiling* Thank you Sir. Have a good day.

Left the counter without looking back.
The situation reminded me of these lines in the Pursuit of happiness movie-
This part of my life. this part right here. this is called "happiness".

Apart from passport no other documents were asked. Not even I20 and sevis receipt.

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