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Fall 2017 Visa Experience: ( Chennai Consulate | Carnegie Mellon University | Computer Science)

Yocket Editorial Team
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Profile Details:

University: Carnegie Mellon University
Course: MS in Computer Science

First Attempt
Chennai Consulate
July 2017
Status: Approved
Counter No: 24

Visa Interview Experience:

VO was an American man around 45 years, very polite.

VO: Hi sir. Good morning. Come forward please.
Hi sir. Good morning. Passed my passport, I-20 and SEVIS fee receipt.

VO: (Looks at i20) Carnegie Mellon?

VO: Who is funding?

VO: What do they do?
Told about parents income.

VO: Any loans?

VO: Congratulations, your visa is approved! Have a good day!
Thank You Sir! Have a nice day!

I hope everyone who is attending the visa interviews in the coming days has a smooth experience!
As a few people wanted my profile:

  • GRE 310, AWA 4.5
  • TOEFL: 106
  • UG: 78.38% from Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum
  • UG College: Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering (DSCE), Bangalore
  • Work Experience: 1 year at Dell R&D, Bangalore
  • Internship: Research Intern at Indiana University, Bloomington, USA

Other activities:

  • Google Student Ambassador.
  • HackerEarth Student Ambassador.
  • Coordinator at Computer Science & Engineering Department at DSCE.


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