In the past few years,
it is seen that vast majorities
of students are applying for student
visa for Italy. It is only because
of the reason that Italy has gained
a lot of popularity among people
of being a well-known study destination
in Europe and all around the world.
Every year, many European and overseas
students come to Italy to pursue
higher education in various educational
programs. In Italy, many educational
courses are offered like for instance
1st degree programs, doctoral degree
programs, 2nd degree programs and
many other. European and overseas
students apply for study visa in
Italy also because of the reason
that the cost of the study is more
affordable as compared to the cost
in UK and USA. However, the quality
of education in Italy is not according
to the modernized teaching infrastructure.
The students can also have access
to all the information they require
from the Italian Embassies and Consulates
located in different countries all
around the world. To help you get
information and details regarding
obtaining a student visa for Italy,
I have discussed some information
Required for Student Visa
The documents which a student may
require for the study visa for Italy
- You will require a valid identity
card, passport and travel documents
- You can also carry traveler’s
cheques and credit card along
with you, which you should keep
safe during travelling.
- You will also require all of
your health documents which are
related to you student health
- You will require the university
acceptance letter which is offered
to you by the Italian university.
- You will require financial
documentary evidence which shows
that you can financially support
yourself during your study duration
- Some other related documents
may also be required by the Italian
consulate or university like for
instance citizenship and many
- You will also require documents
which assures the Italian Embassy
that you have proper accommodation
in the country.
The things that you will be needing
for your visa are discussed below:
- You will need two of your passport
size photographs. However, you
should keep more than two photographs
in case you may need them.
- One fully filled visa application
form which is also signed by the
- Your passport should be valid
for at least three months in case
you prolong your stay in Italy.
- You will also require to have
the copy of the passport page
which contains all the personal
information of the passport holder
and also of the page containing
visa extension information.
- You will also require a letter
of acceptance from the college
or university in Italy, which
shows the information of the duration
of the course, date of attendance,
starting and ending date of course
and fee structure.
- If you are being sponsored,
you may require a letter addressed
to the Italian Consulate stating
that you own your private means
of support in the country.
- If you are given financial
grant or scholarship, you should
have the related documents which
shows the information about them.
- You will also require a bank
statement, which shows your financial
details and it should be signed
by the bank manager.