Who requires a student visa?
A study visa will likely be required to study in Italy,
for any length of time.
What documents will
One passport size photograph;
One application form duly completed and signed at
Passport valid three months over planned stay in
A letter of acceptance from school or University
in Italy indicating place, duration of the course
and dates of attendance;
A letter addressed to this Italian Consulate, stating
that you own private means of support. If you are
a recipient of financial aid, please submit a statement
A letter from your bank indicating your account number,
financial status, and balance. The letter must be
signed by a bank official
Flight reservations (round trip)
What is the cost of a visa?
US$30 for a 90-day student visa.
How long is the visa valid for?
Various depending on type.
Minors(under 18 years of age) who will not be travelling
with their parents and wish to apply for a visa, in
addition to the documentation required for the particular
visa, must produce a declaration from both parents
or legal guardian, authorising them to travel and
stay in a Schengen country and appointing the person
who will be responsible for them.
This declaration should be in the form of an affidavit
duly authenticated by the solicitor or the appropriate
official of your Embassy or Consulate