Documents required

Documents required for a student visa

All documents in Arabic must be translated into French.

- 2 Application forms
- 2 ID pictures with white background
- Photocopy of the passport
- Photocopy of the Iqama for Non-Saudi citizens
- Admission certificate in the school/university in France and proof of payment OR Admission certificate for French courses in France lessons
- Working Certificate + Bank statement or Proof of a scholarship updated
- Hotel reservation or lodging certificate or house lease
- For under 18: Parental authorisation + Guarantee from the hosting person in France to take care of the student + Vaccination certificate
- Woldwide Medical insurance for 3 months covering up to 30,000 Euros (or mentioned in the scholarship)
- Working/experience certificate + CV
- Copies of Diplomas
- Guarantee from the interested stating that he will not have any lucrative activity during his stay in France
- Family record card OR Marriage certificate OR Birth certificate
- Notice from the Cultural section
- Visa fees : Equivalent to 99€ in Saudi Riyal to be paid cash when applying for the visa.

To apply a visa for the family accompanying the student (spouse, children, fathers or "mahram"), following documents should be prepared :

- 2 Application forms
- 2 ID pictures with white background
- Photocopy of the passport
- Photocopy of the Iqama for Non-Saudi citizens
- Financial means (for the scholarships, the names of the accompanying persons must be mentioned)
- Hotel reservation or lodging certificate or house lease
- Woldwide Medical insurance for 3 months covering up to 30,000 Euros (or mentioned in the scholarship)
- Guarantee from the interested stating that he will not have any lucrative activity during his stay in France
- Family record card OR Marriage certificate OR Birth certificate
- Visa fees : Equivalent to 99€ in Saudi Riyal to be paid cash when applying for the visa.

Once all the documents ready, please contact Mrs Salma Atassi : 00 966 12 6108942 or salma.atassi@diplomatie.gouv.fr to make an appointment and apply for the visa.

Dernière modification : 09/08/2015

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