Date: December 2017
Visa Interview Experience:
VO was a middle aged guy. (Can't guess his age). Serious expression on his face.
ME: Good morning sir.
VO: No reply. (looking at me with a poker face).
Gave him my documents.
VO: Why do you want to go to the United states?
ME: I want to pursue my Masters in Accounting because no such course is offered in India and it aligns to my interest as it has a specialized audit track.
VO: Have you given any entrance tests like GRE?
ME: Yes sir, I have given GMAT and TOEFL.
VO: Can you show me your score card?
ME: Gave him.
VO: Oh you have given the GMAT in 2015?
ME: Yes sir.
VO: Why University of Mississippi?
ME: Told about the course ranking and low fees and climate.
VO: Who is sponsoring you?
ME: My mother and father.
VO: What do they do?
ME: They are both professional photographers.
VO: Do they have their own company?
ME: Not exactly a company but they have a proprietorship in my mothers name.
VO: How are they going to sponsor you?
ME: they have liquid assets of *** lakhs.
VO: Do you have any supporting documents?
ME: Gave him.. waiting.. sir I also have an education loan.. gave him the document.
VO: Do you have any brother or sister?
ME: Yes sir, I have a younger brother.
VO: What does he do?
ME: Sir he is doing BA first year.
VO: Typing something. (I am looking at my reflection in the glass)
VO: Okay, your visa has been approved.
ME: (smiling broadly) thank you so much sir. (He is still looking at me with a poker face.) have a great day sir.