Here is all need to know about the Ireland student visa process. The Government of Ireland provides an opportunity to all international students to study in the country. One must obtain a student visa in order to study here. Procuring your visa will depend on factors like applicant's age and the field of interest, etc.
Ireland study visa for Indian students
Here’s are the types of student visas and their application requirements for Indian students who wish to embark on an educational journey in Ireland.
• If the course you've chosen is less than three months, you should opt for a C Study visa.
•If the course of your liking spans more than three months then you must opt for the D Study visa.
*Visit the Irish Government’s Naturalisation and Immigration Service website for more information.
Documents required for ‘D Study visa’ in Ireland
To apply for a student visa in Ireland, you will generally need:
- Authentic passport and other valid travel documentation
- Letter of acceptance from a recognized educational institution in Ireland detailing your proposed course of study, outlining term dates and hours per week.
- Evidence that the applicant has the academic ability to follow their chosen course (all relevant certificates)
- Account of gaps in educational history (if applicable)
- Passport-sized colour photographs not older than 6 months as per the Irish norms.
- Evidence that the applicant has a level of English language sufficient to follow their chosen course.
- Documentation of the fees paid. It can be a valid receipt showing course fees that has been lodged to an approved student fee payment service or a copy of the Electronic Transfer of Funds made by the applicant to the Irish bank of the university or college in which the student has been accepted.
- Evidence of financial stability and the capability. Approximately €7000 needs to be shown.
- Proof of residence while pursuing your course in Ireland
- As part of your application, you will also be required to furnish your biometric information.
- Medical insurance details of the applicant.
Applicant may also be expected to appear for a personal interview at the Ireland embassy or consulate.Please note that these are just the basic requirements, and you can find out more by contacting our expert team of counsellors at Abe Services
Applying for your visa online
Aspiring students can apply for their student visa application online using the official website of the Irish Government. One can apply up to three months prior to the intended date of travel to Ireland. It is imperative to remember that the application date is the date when the application fee is paid.
How Abe Services helps with visa application process
On securing admissions with the help of Abe Services , our expert counsellors would then advise you on the visa process. In order to gather the right set of documents needed for the visa submission, you will be updated with the latest information on the terms and conditions of the for visa process, requirements, etc.
Applicants from outside Ireland will have to pay €60 as their visa fee
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Once you get your student visa, you and your family must meet all visa conditions and follow the Irish laws. Some of the conditions that will ensure the visa remains valid are:
- Provide your address in Ireland to your university or college so they can contact you at any point of your stay. Always keep them informed if you move.
- It is important to remain enrolled and maintain satisfactory course progress and attendance to keep your visa valid.
- Your financial stability is an important factor that will help you keep your visa valid.
- The working conditions that apply to your visa should never be breached during the period of stay in Ireland.
We, at Abe Services are always available to you, and will provide precise guidance to make the process of your visa application hassle free and efficient.