Document Requirements For Indian eVisa

After preparing all the Document Requirements mentioned below, please send us to our email: expert@indianvisagov.in

Depending on the type of Indian eVisa, applicants are required to provide different documents as below:

► Indian e-Tourist Visa:

  1. Scanned Bio Page of the passport showing the Photograph and Details;
  2. Recent Personal Photo;
  3. Copy of letter from the institute/organization/hospital etc. concerned on its letter-head (if applying for attending short term courses);
  4. Copy of letter from the organization concerned on its letter-head (if applying for attending voluntary work of short duration).

► Indian e-Business Visa:

  1. Scanned Bio Page of the passport showing the Photograph and Details;
  2. Recent Personal Photo;
  3. Copy of Business Card;
  4. Any letter of invitation if applicable from Indian parties which wish you conduct the business (optional).
    In case of applying for Indian e-Business Visa for delivering lectures under Global Initiative for Academic Networks (GIAN), you need to provide below extra documents:
  5. Invitation of the host institute to the foreign faculty;
  6. Copy of the sanction order under GIAN issued by the National Coordinating Institute viz. IIT Kharagpur;
  7. Copy of the synopsis of the courses to be taken up by the faculty.

► Indian e-Medical Visa:

  1. Scanned Bio Page of the passport showing the Photograph and Details;
  2. Recent Personal Photo;
  3. Copy of Letter from the Hospital concerned in India on its letterhead which including the date/tentative date which admission has been suggested.

The documents are required to follow the guidelines as below:

► Scanned Bio-Page of the Passport Requirements:

  • Passport: should have at least 6 months validity from the date of arrival in India and 2 blank pages
  • Clearly show your biographical data (name, country of birth, date of birth, passport number, expiration date, etc...)
  • Format: PDF
  • Size:  10 - 300 KB


Personal Photo Requirements:

  • Format: JPEG
  • Size: 10 KB - 1 MB
  • Without borders
  • Must show your full face, opening eyes, front view with a plain white or off-white background
  • NO SHADOW on the face or on the background
  • Show the full center head from the top of hair to the bottom of the chin
  • DO NOT take a photograph or scan the photo in your passport.
  • Must be taken within the past 6 months, showing your current appearance
  • Must be in COLOR
  • Must be taken in normal street attire. Uniforms should NOT BE worn in photographs except religious attire that is worn daily
  • Do not wear a hat or headgear that obscures the hair or hairline
  • If you normally wear prescription glasses, a hearing device, wig or similar articles, they should be worn for your picture
  • Dark glasses or nonprescription glasses with tinted lenses are not acceptable unless you need them for medical reasons. A medical certificate may be required.

Applicant's Photo

Other scanned Document Requirements:

  • Format: PDF
  • Size: 10 KB - 300 KB
  • Documents must be in English

Beside these documents, you also need a valid Credit/Debit Card (Visa/MasterCard) to complete the eVisa application.


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