Yesterday Deepak’s F1 Visa Stamping experience was posted and today Jeevan’s successful F1 Student Visa interview at Chennai
Decision : Accepted
Date: 17th june
University heading to : UFL
Program: MS in Chemical Engineering
Funded/Unfunded/Partially funded (details): Partially Funded
Financial Summary : personal savings + parents savings
Work Experience : NIL
The interview went rather smooth, and lasted for about 2 minutes.
Visa Interview at Chennai Consulate
Me: Good morning, mam.
VO: Good morning..
VO(checking the docs and digging up the sevis info in her PC): Can I see your document.
Me(hand over the docs)
VO: So, you are going to the University of Florida to pursue your masters in chemical engineering?
VO: you have graduated from Anna university,…. SSN college of Engineering this june…. May rather..
VO: Did you get any other admits..?
Me: one from SUNY, buffalo
VO: why did you choose UFL over that?
Me: told her abt my research interests and abt the greater no of research projects at UFL.
VO: So, your parents support your education… how?
Me: Parents have been working for ** years and started saving for my education fom the very beginning.
VO: How much do you currently have in account?
VO: Ok, your visa has been issued, you’ll get it in a week…. and we are organizing an orientation for the students leaving this fall, here is the info (hands over a slip)
Me: Thank you, mam
Those who have their DS160 form photos with spectacles on…. you’ll need to take 100 in cash… they will have you take a new photo in the consulate (takes around 20 minutes)
Thanks to Jeevan for sending his visa interview experience. Good luck to him for his journey to US and Masters degree.