Whether you like it or not, you will eventually go for a Visa interview if you’re planning to leave your country for greener pastures. Unfortunately, a lot of people fail this crucial part. To pass your visa interview, there are certain things you have to keep in mind. A couple of months back, we took a look at some common visa interview questions and how to answer them. You might want to have a look here.
So, how do you go through your visa interview without failing? We have compiled some tips that should really help you.
1. Practice your English or French
Depending on your national language or the country you’re going, you are likely to be interviewed in English or French. Be sure you can speak either of these languages fluently. You visa application might be negatively affected if you can’t communicate fluently in either of these languages.
2. Go with all the documentation you need
When going for a Visa interview, you need to find out all the documentation you’re going to need beforehand. You must take all these with you in case you are asked to provide them. Remember, you won’t be able to rush back home to pick it.
3. Answer the questions correctly
As mentioned before, you need to know the questions you’re likely to be asked. For this reason, I think you should have a look at these common interview questions and how to answer them appropriately.
4. Have an explanation for everything
You may have to explain certain things during your visa interview. Be ready to have an explanation for everything.
5. Be honest
Interviewers often see through your lies because this is what they’re trained to do. Try to be honest, there’s no point in telling lies because this won’t help you.
6. Talk about your family
During the interview, be sure to talk about your family. If you have a wife or kids, be sure to explain how they’re going to be taken care of while you’re away.
7. Stay positive
It is important that you stay positive during the interview. Don’t be anxious, don’t be scared and try not to be pessimistic.