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List of public Portals of the Ministry of External of Affairs

Passport India Portal (www.passportindia.gov.inExternal website that opens in a new window)

This portal serves as a repository of passport related information as well as handles the process of application for passports. It contains information ranging from the history of passport services in India to the latest announcements and circulars on the issue along with contacts of relevant stakeholders viz passport offices, PSKs, police stations etc. It also contains complete guidelines for how to apply for different types of passports, fee structure etc. Registered users can apply, track their application status and check for appointment availability as well through this portal.

Madad Portal (www.madad.gov.inExternal website that opens in a new window)

This portal serves the purpose of resolution of consular grievances. Consular grievances can be registered and the status of their resolution can be tracked through this portal. It also provides for registration of Indian students abroad for record keeping. A mobile application for this portal is also available.

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Portal (www.kmy.gov.inExternal website that opens in a new window)

The portal is aimed at facilitating the registration of pilgrims desirous of undertaking the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra. It also provides basic infomration about the route and guides the applicants through the application process.

Portal for Scholarship Program for Diaspora Children (www.spdcindia.gov.inExternal website that opens in a new window)

This portal facilitates the registration and processing of scholarships which are disbursed by the Ministry of External Affairs to support the education of children of Non-Resident Indians/ Persons of Indian Origin in Indian Universities (except in area of medicine) and to promote India as a centre of higher learning.

e-Sanad (www.esanad.nic.inExternal website that opens in a new window)

It is a project aimed at providing online verification and attestation of documents of Indian citizens abroad.

Admission to Alumni (A2A) ICCR Scholarship portal (www.a2ascholarships.iccr.gov.inExternal website that opens in a new window)

It is a project aimed at the facilitation of processing of ICCR scholarships provided to foreign nationals for their higher studies in India. The entire process from application for various courses in universities to intimation about acceptance of application has been automated using this portal. It also maintains a database of alumni who have studied on ICCR scholarships in India and facilitates contact with them and among themselves.

Know India Program Portal (www.kip.gov.inExternal website that opens in a new window)

It is a portal aimed at facilitating the Know India Program which is a three-week internship programme for Diaspora youth conducted by the Ministry with a view to promote awareness on India, its socio-cultural diversity, its all round development, its emergence as an economic powerhouse, it being a centre of higher education and the ongoing developments in various fields including infrastructure, Information technology etc. The portal provides information about the program, its schedules and FAQs.

ASEAN India Commemorative Summit Website (www.iascs2018.gov.inExternal website that opens in a new window)

This website was developed for the India-ASEAN Commemorative Summit of 2018 and it provided information about India-ASEAN relationships as well modules for registration of delegates for the website.

BRICS Website (www.brics2016.gov.inExternal website that opens in a new window)

This website was developed for the BRICS Summit held in Goa in 2016. It serves as a repository of information for BRICS in general and the summit in particular. It also facilitated the process of participation in the summit by providing a list of useful contacts. Post the summit, it has hosted the Goa declaration of BRICS and related media content.

eMigrate Website (www.emigrate.gov.inExternal website that opens in a new window)

The eMigrate Portal automates the emigration processes and the prevailing overseas employment eco-system. The website is open to general public to access the services offered by Overseas Employment Division of MEA, services include grant of Registration Certificate(RC), renewal of RCs of Recruiting Agents, Foreign Employer registration, online demand submission, permit application by Project Exporters and Emigration Clearances.

The website was launched on 31-03- 2015.