International Student Support Cell
Visa and Admission
The shortlisted International / NRI / NRI Sponsored candidates will be issued a ‘Provisional Admission Letter’ upon the payment of initial / partial fees notified by SBV. The International students should approach the Indian Mission/ Embassy / High Commission in their country for their student/research/internship visa. NRI students are requested to obtain OCI cards as this has lot of benefits related to the number of visits in and out of India.
The International / NRI / NRI Sponsored / OCI candidates are required to adhere to all the immigration norms as notified by the authorities of the Government of India with regards to admissions/stay in India. They are advised to visit www.indianfrro.gov.in for the norms and the latest updates to be followed starting from the entry into India until their final exit after the completion of the course. The SBV International Student Support Cell will assist the above-mentioned students in this regard.
SBV ISSC also will assist the International students to go through the online registration ( C Form & S Form, etc. as notified by the Government of India) process as well facilitate their visit to the local FRRO office and guide them through the FRRO formalities and requirements.
Validation of their educational Qualification gained abroad
SBV adopts and aligns with the Policies and Procedure for equivalence of qualification/degrees of The Association of Indian Universities. Foreign Qualifications will be accepted based on the latest policies and procedures updated as of 30 th June 2015, to ensure maximum mobility of students with minimum procedural hurdles. Further credits awarded by foreign universities can be transferred and / or considered for exemptions as per SBV CBCS policies and procedure.