Study Visa

  • Application for a Long Stay “D” Visa from the GVCW Visa Application Centre (info on the website)
  • Photos (with white background)
  • Valid passport, not destroyed, with validity of at least 1.5 years (1 year and 6 months) from the date of submission of the application
  • Proof of sufficient funds to cover the living expenses during the stay in Greece (equivalent to at least € 400 per month during the period of studies)
  • Recent original Police Cearance Certificate with Apostille. The validity of Police Clearance Certificate should be not more than three (3) months from the date of submission of the application at the Visa Application Centre for Greece.
  • Travel insurance valid for the 1st year
  • Visa fees of € 90, equivalent in INR 7,830 /-, payable in cash in INR at the time of submission of the application at the VAC
  • Documents for being accepted from the College or University
  • Direct mail from Greek University to Consular Section to determine the exact type of visa required
  • Relevant approval of operation form from the Ministry for Education in Greece of the Greek College or University that you have been accepted
  • Proof of studies background
  • Details regarding the studies (whether courses will be conducted in Greek or English etc)
  • Proof of payment of at least one third of the tuition fees


  • After submission of application and completion of interview, applicants will be directed for medical exams. The medical report is sent directly to the Greek Embassy in about a week’s time.

For more information please visit the website: or contact the Embassy