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

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Profile Details:

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

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


Visa Interview Experience:


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

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

VO: I am fine. Pass me your Passport.
ME:
Here.

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

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

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

VO: So, how are you going to fund your education?
ME:
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?
ME:
It's 30% Sir. *Probably Typing what I said about funding*

VO: Okay. I am approving your VISA. Have a good day.
ME:
*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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