I have applied for Oklahoma City University & got rejected on my 1st attempt in Hyderabad consulate.
My F1 Visa interview was very crisp & dint go too long. The VO rejected a student and a Dependent Visa just before me.
My interview went as below, please suggest me on what corrections do i need to make for the next attempt.
Student Visa Interview
Myself – Hello Sir
VO – Hello
VO – Looks at my I 20 , how did you get to know about this university?
Myself – There was a fair conducted in Hyderabad , amongst all the schools i chose this & also the Uni Director , XXX had explained abt the Uni.
VO – How many backlogs ?
Myself – 7
VO – Whats your father ?
Myself – Works as transhipment Manager
VO – Transsss… ?? typing in the computer
Myself – Repeated slowly , Tran- ship – ment manager
VO – Whats your Fathers income
Myself – 6 laks PA
VO – But ypur I 20 says , 40,000 $
Myself – Sir , even my brother & mother work & i also saved for my education
VO – Work experience
Myself – 3 Years
VO – Where ?
Myself – XXX International Services
VO – INTERNATIONAL ?
Myself – Smiled
VO – you worked as?
Myself – Customer resolution Expert
VO – Oh , That’s why your English is so Good
Myself – Thank you !
VO – How many universities did you apply?
Myself – OU & 1 More ( I 20’s which I have ) also applied for 2 more for which am awaiting my admits
VO – Ok Mam , You can definitely succeed in the US , but it looks like you wanna go there to work & settle down but not study ( Handling the PP & White slip to me ).
Myself – No sir , i can also justify why i want to study , I wanna come back and work in my company
VO – Also . the universities you applied made me feel so . Am very sorry , but i cannot issue u a VISA , I can only suggest you to reapply
Myself – Thank you !!
Can you please suggest me , where went wrong?
What can I do to improve for my next Attempt?
Can I change any of the info told to him in the First Int ( backlogs , etc ).
Also am planing to book in different Consulate as am not getting any dates in Hyderabad. My university reporting date is June 23. Please advise asap.
F1 Rejection and Options
Visa officer gave you the reason for rejection. So, before going for next interview address that problem.
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