If you want to study in Belgium; you might necessary to get Belgium student visa. It depends on your nationality and length of your stay. Students that are citizen of EU or EEA country are not required to get Belgium student visa. But there are still some criteria necessary for EU students. These are acceptance letter from university, proof of sufficient finance to live in Belgium and health cover. US students are not required to get student visa if they stay less than 90 days. Other students have to apply for Belgium student visa.
How to Get Belgium Student Visa?
Before applying for Belgium Visa, you must accepted from Belgium university and also pay registration fee. Then you need to contact with Belgium embassy in your home country to get details. International students get type D visa to stay in Belgium more than 90 days.
Belgium Student Visa Requirements
To apply Belgium student visa; you have to prepare following documents:
- Visa application form: Must completed and signed
- Passport: Passport should be valid at least 12 months
- Proof of financial income: Your financial income must be enough to cover your expenses during your stay in Belgium. You can proof that by your scholarship if you have, your personal bank account.
- Medical certificate
- Police certificate
Some other documents might be required. These are proof of accepted by Belgium university, certificate or diploma, academic record. German, French, English and Dutch documents are accepted; but if you complete documents in other language; translation is necessary. You can get detailed information from Belgium embassy in your home country.