Types of Visa

Types of Visa


Tourist Visas

The sole objective of visiting India for recreation, sight seeing, casual visit to meet friends and relatives. No other purpose or activity allowed. Tourist Visa shall be non-extendable and non-covetable. There shall be a gap of 2 months between two visits to India on a Tourist Visa.

Documents Required
  • Filled Visa application Form
  • 2 photographs
  • Copy  and Original valid passport with at lest 6months validity
  • Confirmed return air ticket
  • Documents showing financial standing.
Duration of Visa 1 month to 6 months
Fee US$ 40 and Emergency Fee $35

Addl.US$ 5 for non Yemeni national towards  referral charges

Processing time 2 days( in case of non Yemeni national: 5 days)

Medical Visas

To seek Medical treatment in established/recognised/specialist hospital in India for serious illness .Also to take Indian system of treatment such as Ayrveda, Unani, Homeopathy etc.


Documents Required

Filled Visa application Form

2 photographs

Copy and Original valid passport with at
lest 6months validity.

Assured financial standing( the production of return ticket and proof of availability of sufficient money to spend during stay in India including the expenses on medical treatment)

A preliminary medical advise from the doctor/hospital in Yemen advising to go for specialised medical treatment abroad

A proof of appointment with doctor/hospital in India

Duration of Visa 1 month to 6 months
Fee US$ 80 and Emergency Fee $35
Processing time 2 days

Student Visas

For students who wish to pursue regular and full time academic studies in a recognised /reputed educational institution in India. Also private institutions NIIT, APTEC, Tata InfoTech and Software Technology Group for short term course upto one year.

Documents Required

  • Apply visa from website indianvisaonline.gov.in ( Please select country as Yemen).
  • Admission letter from India for a full time course in a recognised/reputed educational institution in India Visa applications for short-term courses or part-time courses will not be entertained.
  • Previous education certificates
  • NOC from the Ministry of HRD (Department of Education) for medical or Para medical, graduate and post graduate studies in an Engineering/Technical course.
  • Bank guarantee for USD 500 from any Yemeni bank for the full duration of course, to be deposited in the Embassy of India, Sana’a, camp: Djibouti.
  • Undertaking from parent/guardian that all expenditure to be incurred by his son/daughter for studies and stay in India will be borne by him.
  • Bank statement of the parent/guardian at least for the last six months
  • Two photographs
  • Provisional Air Ticket booking
  • Photocopy of the passport
  • Visa applications should be submitted personally in Djibouti.

Fee : USD 75 and Emergency Fee USD 35

Processing time 2 weeks

Duration of Visa Upto 3 years
Fee US$  75 and Emergency Fee $35
Processing time 2 weeks

Business Visas

  • Those who wish to establish industrial/business venture or to explore to set up industrial/business venture in India.
  • Foreign nationals going to India for technical meeting/discussions /attending meeting.
  • Trainees of multinational companies/corporate house for in house training.
  • Experts/specialists on a visit of short during in connection with ongoing projects in India or any other activity connected with business.

Documents Required

Filled Visa application Form

2 photographs

Copy & Original of passport.

A letter from the Company in Yemen sponsoring  the applicant

A letter from the company in India inviting him stating the nature of the business to be carried out

A recommendation letter from the Chamber of Commerce in Yemen for long term Business Visa

Both letters should specify the period of which the visa is required.

Duration of Visa Upto 2 years
Fee Gratis and Emergency Fee $35
Processing time 2  days

Research Visas

Documents Required

Filled Visa application Form

2 photographs

Copy   of passport.

A bonafide certificate from the University about pursuing the research project.

Synopsis of the Research project

Evidence of financial resources.

Duration of Visa Upto 3 years
Fee US$  200 and Emergency Fee $35
Processing time  2-3 weeks

Address : Chancery: 24th Street [off Hadda Road in front of Hadda Post Office, towards 50 Street before Y Telecom building,], Sana’a

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