Consular, Passport and Visa Division Consular, Passport and Visa Division

Students Abroad

Indian students intending to travel abroad for the purpose of study are advised to –

  • Register themselves on this site - https://portal2.madad.gov.in/AppConsular/user/RegistrationBaseAction?request_locale=en
  • Obtain an appropriate visa for study abroad from the foreign Embassy/Consulate in addition to other important and relevant information for study in the foreign country
  • Check that the foreign University/College is accredited and recognised.
  • Familiarise with the relevant rules, laws, living conditions etc of the foreign country for the purpose of study and subsequent job prospects.
  • Read the general advice on do’s and dont’s for foreign travel - http://mea.gov.in/dos-and-donts-for-foreign-travel.htm
  • For more information and details, in addition to the foreign Embassy/Consulate concerned, the relevant Indian Embassy/Consulate could also be contacted. Also please read the information provided by the Indian Embassies/Consulates at this link – click here (coming soon)