Following PhD F1 Visa Interview Experience was shared by Bala.
I got my F-1 Visa Rejected today at Mumbai Consulate for PhD with full funding.
PhD F1 Visa Interview Experience
The interview was like this:
VO( A lady): Good morning.
ME: good morning
VO: Give me ur passport and I-20
ME: (gave it)
VO: So auburn university right?
ME: Yes Auburn University
VO: How did you know about AUBURN UNIVERSITY
ME: US NEWS( There my response was incorrect)
VO: Why Auburn?
ME: I had interacted with the proffesor there and his scheme of things interested me
VO: How did it interest you?
ME: the experiments he carry out blah blah( Here i was not able to convince her i think)
VO: wats ur GRE score?
VO: only one admit right?
ME: yes, but got two from Auburn University itself.
ME: Not done only Bachelors.
VO: Ok we cannot gave you visa at this point of time, I will give a letter which would explain the reason.
Me: Ok thank you.
The letter said 214(b). possible immigrant.
I would want help from you to identify what went wrong in PhD F1 Visa Interview and how could I correct it in my next interview? Plz Help.