Spring 2018 - F1 Student Visa Experience: (Delhi Consulate | Texas A&M University-Kingsville | Computer Science - Approved) Image
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Spring 2018 - F1 Student Visa Experience: (Delhi Consulate | Texas A&M University-Kingsville | Computer Science - Approved)

Yocket Editorial Team
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Profile Details:

University: Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Course: MS in Computer Science

First Attempt
Kolkata Consulate
Date: December 2017
Status: Rejected

Visa Interview Experience:

I was interviewed by an African American Young lady around 25-30.
VO: Why are you coming to USA?
To pursue my masters in computer science at Texas A&M - kingsville

VO: How many universities have you applied?
I have applied to 5 universities.

VO: How many admits?
2 admits, Monmouth university and Texas A&M-Kingsville (she asked me again to tell names of university).

VO: What's your degree?
B.Tech in EEE.

VO: When did you completed it?

VO: What's your percentage?

VO: How many backlogs?
5 (at this point I told her that I am working as a Network engineer form last 13 months)

VO: Which company are you working for?
Secure Network solutions.

That's it and then gave me 214b. Got rejected because of low academics.

Second Attempt
Delhi Consulate
Date: January 2018
Status: Approved

I was interviewed by lady in her late 20's.
ME: I wished her and said Happy new year.
VO: Thank you.

VO: Pass me your passport and I 20
Yeah sure

VO: How many universities have you applied?
I've applied to 4univs which are offering specialisation in computer Networks.

VO: What were those universities?
UNCC,uno-omaha, Villanova University and Texas A & M - Kingsville.

VO: How many admits?

VO: Why this university?
It is offering specialisation in Computer Networks. The course work is flexible and tailored. It allows me to choose 6 courses in my specialisation and it is offering courses like software defined networks, neural networks which would help my career. Plus I've been awarded 4000$ scholarship.

VO: What does your parents do?
My father has been working as a professor of economics from last 30 years.

VO: What's his salary?
16lakhs per annum which is equivalent to 26000$.

VO: What courses are you going to take?
Software defined networks, Neural Networks, Operating systems, Database systems. The work I'm doing involves over 90% of manual operations by taking these courses it will help me to automate the work I'm doing.

VO: What is your GRE?
297 with 155 in Quant.

VO: She said something like I am approving your visa (I didn't hear it properly)
Thank you ma’am, You made my day.

This time she didn't ask me about single negative in my profile like changing consulate, backlogs and %.I would say it mostly depends on your presence of mind and little luck.

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