Schengen/Europe Student Visa

About Schengen and Europe

Currently, the Schengen area consists of 26 European countries (of which 22 are EU states): Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Greece, Spain, France, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Hungary, Malta, Netherlands, Austria, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Slovakia, Finland and Sweden, along with Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland

For Schengen and Europe is the 4th largest Area in terms of the number of people enrolled in higher education. The degrees offered by them are recognized in the European Union (EU) as well as in other countries such as the USA, Australia and Canada.

 

It is a relatively cheap place to live and study. Prices depend greatly on the city, but a student can get by with about EUR 300 at their monthly disposal. 20 hrs works permitted during studies as well as 3 months of full time work during holidays. Students can stay back for further 2-3 years as long as you can prove that you can financially support yourself without seeking any government benefits. Students who obtain a job or accept employment can obtain a Work Permit.

Admission Requirements:

For pursuing the admission process the students need to submit

  1. All academics (Mark sheets / Transcripts)
  2. Copy of first and last page of Passport

February and October are the main intakes in Schengen. In case a candidate requires a visa to stay and study on the territory of European Union, he or she should apply for selected program adequately earlier, so that decision concerning visa issuance is made before the fall/ spring semester begins.

 

Visa Process

  • Application form : (Student visa application form)
  • Student has to pay Visa application charges in Demand Draft 4400/- (Nationalized Bank)….Approximate….
  • Invitation Letter
  • Photographs - 5 photos of 45x35 mm with white background
  • Passport (Original)
  • Insurance must be bought from here.
  • Confirmed Air Ticket to particular Country
  • TT Copy(Wireless Transfer Copy of Fees In University)
  • All Academic Documents Original and as per following :
    • Apostille of Last Education Required (Compulsory)
    • IELTS certificate if applicable
    • Work experience (if applicable then Original required)

Financial Docs:

  • Education Loan
  • Bank Statement/ Bank Passbook of last 3 month and Bank Balance certificate
  • Income Tax Returns Last 3 Years
  • F.D. certificate (Must be 3 months old)
  • PF / PPF / GPF (withdraw able amount) statement

If you have ever been refused a visa for any other country, details of this, preferably the original letter issued to you by the authorities of that country, should be submitted.

Note: All documents required with 2 sets. (1 – Original & 1- photocopy)

TUITION FEES : EUR 2100-3000 Per Year Approx.LIVING EXPENSE : EUR 350 - EUR 550 approx.