Visas & Immigration

Applying to India for a study visa.
As student visa application processes can sometimes take up to 3 months or longer, especially during busy times when a lot of students apply. Ensure that you apply for your visa as early as possible.
Students travelling on any other form of visa apart from study visa to India are not eligible to study or register at JGU. Ensure you apply in advance for your visas that covers the full duration of your study.

Applying for an Indian Study Visa
You need to apply for your study visa from the Indian Embassy, High Commission or Consulate in your home country or your country of residence. The Ministry of External Affairs lists the Indian missions by country. Make sure all your documents are original and where the requirements do allow for photocopies, they should be certified copies of the original.

Check your study visa
When you get back your passport from the consulate/embassy/VFS, carefully check your visa regarding-
1. Your full name appears same as that on your passport, ensure the right spelling.
2. Your visa is to study at O.P.Jindal Global University.
3. The duration of your visa should be valid from the date of registration of the program and expire only after the end date of your study at JGU.

Reach out to the embassy/consulate/VFS immediately if any of the above information was incorrectly printed.

Letters of support
To request for any kind of letters of support for your visa application, kindly write to us at internationalaffairs-globalinitiatives@jgu.edu.in