Student Visa to Italy from Nigeria and requirementss

Student Visa to Italy
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Studying in Italy is a dream for any aspiring student who wants to get a great education. The country has a great history and education is part of its history as well. In this post we will outline the step to obtain a study Visa to Italy as a Nigeria Student and the requirements.


Who is Eligible to Apply for Italy Student Visa in Nigeria?

To be eligible to apply for a Student Visa to Italy for a Nigerian Citizen;

  1. You must have a letter of Admission from an Italian Educational Institution.
  2. You must be able to afford accommodation in Italy
  3. Also have enough finance or sponsor to pay for their tuition fee and living expenses while in Italy.
  4. Health Insurance: All Schengen countries requires a health insurance.
  5. Finance for Travel Itinerary
  6. Finally, you must be a law abiding citizens and have no criminal records.

Applying for Italy Student Visa in Nigeria

Follow this steps t successfully apply for the Italy Student Visa.

Firstly you must have applied for admission from an Italy Student Visa.

Step 1: Download the Visa Application form Click here.

Step 2: Take filled form with the following documents to the VFS Global office between 8am and 2pm, Monday to Friday (except of Nigerian and Italian public holidays):

Requirements for the Italy Student visa for Nigerian citizens:

  • Two copies of recently taken 35mm x 45mm coloured passport photographs against a white background.
  • International passport
  • Academic results and transcripts.
  • Admission letter from Institution in Italy
  • Two copies of coloured photocopies of bio data pages of international passport.
  • A copy of typed sheet of applicant’s bio data information arranged in the format below:
    • Surname
    • Other names
    • Date of Birth
    • Passport Number
    • Personal phone number
    • Personal email address
    • Nationality
    • Travel date
    • To be Used Airline
    • Flight route
  • Coloured photocopies of previous and current visa (UK, US, CANADA, SCHENGEN) if you have any.
  • For non Nigerian citizens you must have a Nigerian Residence Permit.
  • The following supporting documents (if applicable):
  • Personal or sponsor’s bank statement for the past six months till date or printed 15 days to date of submission
  • Letter of Employment/ Employment details
  • Bank Statement or Payslips
  • Marriage Certificate if married

Visa Application Center

  • VAC is handled by VFS Global. VFS Global addresses are:

Manor House, Plot 110, Admiral Ayinla Way, (Opposite Treasure Garden Estate, 3rd Roundabout, Lekki-Epe Expressway) Lekki Phase I, Lagos.


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