Supporting Documents

In addition to the visa application form, a valid travel document and two (2) passport-size photographs, applicants need to produce the following documentation:

  • a valid return ticket, or
  • a certificate of a reserved and prepaid journey.
  • cash in convertible currency, or
  • traveller’s cheques, or
  • cheque books for a foreign currency account, or
  • credit cards, or
  • any other means that guarantees funds in hard currency.
  • a letter of acceptance from the educational institution indicating entitlement to admission and details on course being undertaken
  • hotel reservation or reservation for a similar establishment, or
  • where a third-country national states that he/she shall stay at a person’s home or in an institution, the applicant must present a written declaration by the host which vouches for the host’s commitment to accommodate. The diplomatic mission and consular posts will verify such declarations, where such checks are necessary;
  • a valid individual or group Travel Medical Insurance to cover any expenses which might arise in connection with repatriation for medical reasons, urgent medical attention and/or emergency hospital treatment. The insurance must be valid throughout the Schengen Member States and cover the entire period of the person’s stay. The minimum coverage is of € 30,000.