What are the common F1 visa interview questions asked?

What are the common F1 visa interview questions asked?
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What are the common F1 visa interview questions asked?


Following are some questions asked in USA Visa Interviews:

  • After you get a US degree, would you like to pursue higher Studies in the US?
  • Why did you select US for higher studies? Isn’t this course offered by any university or college in India?
  • What is the purpose of your trip?
  • Have you ever been to the US?
  • Can you tell me something about your university? Why have you chosen this specific university?
  • Where is the university/college located?
  • Why did you choose this institution and how did you find about it?
  • Can you mention the names of some professors and their achievements?
  • Did you receive any scholarships?        
  • Why did you select this course? Is it relevant to your previous studies?
  • What is the scope of your course in India?    
  • How will you benefit doing this course?
  • What is the course commencement date?
  • Where will you stay in the US?
  • What were your subjects in last course of study (High School, Degree or Master’s)?
  • How will you finance your education for 4 years? (Generally you have to prove that you can fund the first year of your education but we suggest that you be prepared with this answer)
  • What are you plans after completing your studies?
  • Have you researched your career prospects?
  • What will you do after completing your Master’s?
  • How much money can you earn after completing your studies?
  • Do you intend to work in US during or after completion of your studies?
  • How can you prove that you will come back after finishing your studies?
  • Do you have any relatives in the US?
  • Do you know anyone (in USA) in your University?      
  • Why should I grant you US VISA?
  • What will you do if your US Visa is rejected?
  • Have you ever visited any other country?
  • Will you come back home during summers?
  • What will you do during the off period/semester?
  • What is the mascot of your university?     
  • Which University?
  • Why did you choose this University?
  • Any backlogs?
  • So, what is your academic score?
  • Why do you want to do MS in US?
  • What will you do after 2 years? (i.e. after completion of studies)
  • What kind of job will you work in?
  • What is your CGPA?
  • When did you graduate?
  • What have you been doing since graduation?
  • Working, why do you want to quit and pursue higher studies?
  • Why did you change your University?
  • How many universities have you applied to?
  • Do you think that your certification is useful for your studies? (some extra certification)
  • Attending for the visa interview for the second time? What happened last time?
  • Who is sponsoring your education?        
  • What does the sponsor do?
  • What does your mother do?
  • Why not an education loan?
  • How did you come to know about this university?       
  • Attending  SUNY Buffalo, nice, Why did you apply to NYU Poly? (they may ask questions about your other Admits)
  • Have you travelled to any other country?
  • What’s your purpose of travel?
  • So why did you choose ___________ University amongst other admits?
  • Why do you choose this subject?
  • What’s the duration of the course?        
  • What is your area of interest?
  • What have you changed from the previous interview?
  • Is this your first master’s?
  • Did you apply to any other country? Why not?
  • Why do you want to study in USA?      
  • By the way, which cities do you plan to visit in USA in your first 6 months? Any travel plans made?

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