Updated on Apr 30, 2021
Date: May 2018
Counter No: 28
Visa Interview Experience:
VO was a lady in her fifties. All the reactions of different people can be witnessed very easily. I was confident as I already hold an existing B1 but nervousness started peeping out from nowhere when I was the next one in my queue.
ME: Good afternoon officer
VO: Good afternoon. Pass me your I20 and passport
VO: Why UIC?
ME: Course work fits my requirements and matches.. (VO stopped me)
VO: List out the courses you are planning to take this fall.
(Didn't expect this question at this speed)
ME: Date base management system, Sql, R language, machine learning (listed out randomly)
VO: Was there a requirement of GRE for this university?
VO: What was your score?
VO: Did you receive any other admits?
ME: Yes ma’am total of five.
VO: Wow. Which ones? (she was little bit amazed)
ME: University of Buffalo, Syracuse, Rutgers, Georgia State University and university of Illinois Chicago
VO: How are you funding your education
ME: I have a bank loan sanctioned for 35 lacs and my father is sponsoring me the rest.
VO: Your visa is approved
ME: Thank you so much ma’am.
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