Visas et permis pour la France
Un visa vous est-il nécessaire ?
Procédure d'obtention d'un visa
- Prepare your files and the following documents :
Recent passport-sized photograph
Valid travel document (valid for at least three months longer than the visa applied for)
Ticket for the entire outward and return journey (at the time of the application's presentation, only documentary evidence of the reservation is required)
Documentary evidence of training course pursued: certificate of pre-registration or registration at a private or public educational establishment, or at a vocational training or continuous training establishment, certificate of receipt of grant/scholarship, certificate of participation in a European Union training programme, standard letter from the DDTEFP (Departmental Employment and Vocational Training Directorate) in the case of a stage d'information (work shadowing scheme), or traineeship/placement agreement between the firm and the training establishment*
Documentary evidence of accommodation in France: attestation d'accueil (official proof of residence or projected residence), hotel reservation, title deeds or rental agreement, or any documentary evidence of ownership or rental of accommodation* Documentary evidence of means of support for the duration of the stay: currency, international bank card, traveller's cheques or certificate of receipt of a grant stating its duration and amount
Assistance agreement covering medical and repatriation expenses, where appropriate
The treatment of the visa request lasts normally 2 to 15 days.
The extension of the visa « short stay » its not possible in France, for this the student has to go back to his country.