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F-1 Visa Rejection
Hello All,
I would like to share my visa experience.
Date: 19-dec-19 9:00AM
Location: chennai
status: rejected
Interview questions
stood in the queue 7AM but security people confused and sent all the other 10am, 10:15am batches. Along with me,30 people of 9AM waited till 10AM.
VO: please give me your passport and i-20(pace university).
Me: Given
VO:Which year passout
Me:2015.
VO: what have you did from then?
Me:Worked for Infosys from the past 4.2 years.
VO:what universities have you applied?
Me: pace university, tamuk, georgia state university, kent state university.
VO: Why you have applied these universities?
Me: To gain in-depth knowledge in Artificial Intelligence, Networking, Security.
VO: Based on How have you applied these universities?
Me: I just researched on universities through Online. I checked the course curriculum of these universities. I've also checked the professors active research on the courses.
VO: Given me 214b paper and said something(not understood).
Me: Thank You.

What's wrong in my answers. Is there any better answers I can give. I just want to pursue my masters and don't want to stay back post my studies.
Can anyone help me? Whether I can apply again? OR better apply for fall with good scholarship and good gre scores. Actually my gre score is 296.
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H4 to F1 conversion experiance
Hello All,
I would like to share my visa experience of H4 to F1 conversion
Date:19-dec-19
Location:chennai
Counter:30
Status:approved

Interview questions
VO:plesse give me your passport, i20 and test scores
Me:sure but my university waived off the gre requitemdnt
VO:I see you travelled to USA many times
Me:yes officer.. On B1, L1, H1
VO:are you working now
Me:no officer, taking care of my family in US
VO:is your spouse on H1
Me:yes officer
VO:is your university location same as your spouse working ace
Me:yes officer
VO:what is her salary
Me:xxxx amount
VO:how are you going to manage the expenses
Me:we have xx amount in us bank and xx amount in India bank account
VO:your visa is approved
Me:thank you
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221g geen slip with ds 5535
interview date- 4 nov 2019
Vo said i am approving your visa an took passport
5 nov 2019- got an email from the mumbai saying about 221g and to submit DS 5535
5 nov 2019- submitted ds 5535
7 nov 2019- passport collected with no visa
case last updated 5 nov 2019
its been more than 40+ days and dont know what to do any one ? plz help...!
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F1 student visa, section 221g, pink slip
Hello everyone
i had VISA interview on 6th November 2019 at Chennai US consultant.

interview was fine. I was asked normal questions like What was my major project, when did i finish my b.tech(may 2019), i had any backlog or not (ans was no) what am i doing now, to which University i am going for my phd, is it fully funded (yes) then she didn't ask anything about financial as i got admission in fully funded phd program....then she asked what will i do after completing my phd. In the end she gave me pink slip and said to mail them few documents like my cv, previous projects abstract, previous international travels detail etc. She said my Visa is on hold under 221g and said they will process it as soon as i mail those documents.
it's still in administrative processing.

Is anyone facing same problem and please tell if someone had f1 visa interview around 6th November or after 6th November and visa got approved.
Thank you
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F1 visa
F1 Visa
Date: 12/12/2019
Consulate : Chennai
Second attempt
Vo was a gent in 40s
Me: good morning sir
Vo: pass me your passport
Me: passed
He scanned the passport and looked at the screen for few minutes and said wow. May he is reading my previous interview.
Vo: What is the name of the university
Me : University of South florida sir
Vo: which field?
Me: It is computer science sir
Vo: what is your GRE score?
Me: 310 sir
Vo: did you have any backlogs?
Me: I had two backlogs sir which I completed in my second attempt.
Vo : your visa has been reject and the reason is same as the visa officer told you before.
And he handed me 214(b) slip again
Is there any possibility that I can get visa in third attempt. Please help
Thank you
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F-2 visa rejected
I'm on F-1 visa here in USA studying science, this is my 3rd semester. its been an 1 and half year in us. my husband applied twice for F-2 visa and got rejected. now he is going to try for the third time, please anyone can suggest here?

note:
1.when i came here i had applied to the university and after 2 semester i transferred to community college.
 2. my husband has his own boutique shop, he didn't studied college. he is going to interview in Hindi language.

PLEASE need your experience help, if you need further information reply below.
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Educational gap, low GPA for MBA and enroll for community college
Seeking for any help...

I have graduated 4 year university in my home country (2010) and I`m planning to get MBA in USA but it turned out my GPA is low for that.
I have been searching community colleges in California to enroll. I heard that I should able to increase my university GPA by taking re-class from community college (one or two semester year)
Once my GPA increased, I will apply for MBA. So should I apply to F1 visa for community college ? I feel like I might get reject in this situation. If I explain the situation during visa interview, how likely they will approve my F1 visa ?

Thank you so much
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F1 visa interview
Good day!
I have applied for an F1 visa, went through the interview process. My case was one of the most complicated cases ever because I was applying from outside of my home country, I was working while being a tourist, I had an educational gap of over 1 year, my previous qualification didn’t match with the program I was going to study in the U.S, and I had a long traveling history but all of it was on my previous expired passports and the passport I presented to the officer was completely new, and most importantly my previous qualification was from a TAL (Technology Alert List) and I had almost all those things in my case that could get me denied. In fact, the visa officer was suspicious about my case, he kept asking me similar questions in one way or the other, he even called another visa officer to discuss my case with her. He was looking for a way to deny my visa but eventually, he granted me the visa after almost 15 minutes of hard questioning because I was a genuine student.
It was the happiest moments of my life, I not only got the visa accepted but found a way to help others get their visas accepted as well. Unfortunately, so many of the students try to memorize the generic answers to the questions they find over the internet and I believe that's not a good idea, that’s not how it works. Visa officers are trained, and they come across thousands of students on a daily bases. It takes them 30 seconds only to find out if someone is trying to cheat the system. I am helping students with their visa interview related problems. If you would like to get proper training before appearing for the interview, you can contact me through the given email. I study each and every single case individually because every student has a different story from the other and just memorizing a bunch of answers is not helpful at all.
Good Luck.
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F1 Experience
Date : 15/11/2019
Place : Chennai
Time: 8:45AM
counter: 24
Status: Rejected

Vo American Lady of age around 30 years

Me: Good Morning Mam
Vo: Pass me your I20 and Passport
Me: Given required documents
Vo: So you are going for University of Missouri kansas city to pursue master's in Computer Science
Me: Yes Mam
Vo; Why this University
Me: The university offer diverse course. their is an on going research activity headed by Mrs.Lee in data mining has attracted me to choose this university.
Vo: What other colleges have you applied
Me applied to 2 colleges University of Dayton and South east missouri state university
Vo: When have you graduated
Me: Undergraduted from K L U in May 2018
Vo: What are you doing since then
Me: Started my carrer as an intern in eunimart and completed my final year project and joined as system enigneer in TCS
Vo. Sorry for this time your visa got rejected and handed over me 214b slip

can anyone tell me wt's wrng in ans and where i need to correct
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F1 visa interview
Place : Bombay
Status : Rejected
Date of interview 18/nov/2019
Time : 9:45
Window : 37
Completed In india : B.E in Civil Engineering
Applied for In USA : MBA (Project Management)

Officer rejected one Sardarji with F1 visa infront of me.
VO called me with hand gesture in front of the window even before sardarji lefts the window, I guess he was desperate to reject me.

Me : Good Morning
VO : Good morning, passport and i20.
Me : Given.
VO : why this university?
Me : Course structure and subjects of this university are providing me nice transition from an engineering background to the business sector. University also has two major ongoing.....( interrupts me before completion of my answer and said every American university provides the same )
VO : your visa is rejected.
Me : I walked away without saying a single word as I knew arguing with him will not work.

Can U imagine???? Just one question and got rejected.
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