Spring 2016 - F1 Student Visa Experience: (Mumbai Consulate | Santa Clara University | Robotics - Approved) Image
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Spring 2016 - F1 Student Visa Experience: (Mumbai Consulate | Santa Clara University | Robotics - Approved)

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Profile Details:

University: Santa Clara University
Course: MS in Robotics

First Attempt
Mumbai Consulate
Date:
December 2015
Status: Approved
Counter No: 36
 

Visa Interview Experience:

Then more 15 minute on finger print check and all that.
Then see one officer with bald and glasses rejects 4 F-1 visa within 15 seconds, And feeling tensed.

ME: Good Morning Ma’am, How are you doing today?
VO:
No reply.

VO: Pass your passport and i20.
ME:
Passed.

VO: Santa Clara University?
ME:
Sorry Ma’am, Can you please.

VO: Santa Clara University?
ME:
(Again can't understand) Sorry ma’am, I can not hear you. (Feeling tensed)

Then she adjust he mike and speak again.
VO: Tell me about SCU?
ME: It one of the oldest in California and etc.

VO: What you going to study there?
ME:
Robotics.

VO: Have you taken a GRE?
ME:
Yes ma’am.

VO: Which is going to be toughest subject for you?
ME:
Guidance and control.

VO: Why?
ME:
It is very complicated with long circuits and all that.

VO: Ok I'm approving your VISA.

Conclusion: Be confident and ask many times if you don't understand because wrong answer will harm very badly. And I think some time university also matters.


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