Visa information

Documents Required

Documents Required Photo Specification Visa Processing Time Application Form
  • Approval From Indian Embassy Bahrain with below documents is required.
  • 2 recent white background frontal view passport size photographs (size 51mm * 51mm).
  • Original passport.
  • A photocopy of relevant pages of passport with the residence visa page.
  • Student declaration form.
  • A Bonafide certificate from the concerned educational institution in India.
  • Photocopy of demand draft in the name of the student for $500.
  • In case of minors, NOC and passport copy of parent is required.
  • Clearance from the education department, Embassy.
  • Reference Form (Applicants from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, China, Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, Sudan and PAK - Origin foreigners.
  • Note Verbal from the concerned Embassy (Students from African Countries only).
  • Salary statement of the student's sponsor in Bahrain (Students from African Countries only).
  • 2 Months Bank statement of the Student's Sponsor (Students from African Countries only).

Step 1
Before applying, please ensure you are very clear on your ‘purpose of visit’ – do remember we are here to assist and help you through the entire visa application process but are not permitted to advise or guide you on choosing a visa category. Since our work is primarily administrative in nature, we have no say on whether you will be granted a visa and how long it will take to process, as this is entirely the prerogative of the Embassy. You may refer to the link ‘All about Visas’ to understand details of various visas.
Step 2
Complete you visa application form and affix your photograph. You may download the form from this websites.

Step 3
Ensure photos are as per specifications.

Step 4
Attach all supporting documents required as per checklist. Make sure your application is complete. Incomplete applications are not accepted.

Step 5
Submit your application at the India Visa centre in Bahrain along with the applicable fees in cash.

Step 6
Track your application online

Step 7
Collect your passport from the Visa Application Centre.

Please ensure you read the security regulation notices before you visit the Visa Application Centre.