This application is done in the following cases:

  • if you have signed a hosting agreement with a research organisation and intend to temporarily stay in the Czech Republic for more than 3 months.

Documents required for the application

  • Application form  duly filled and signed by the applicant could be downloaded, available on request from the Czech Embassy in New Delhi
  • Travel document in original and photocopies of the passport of the applicant with all the pages required for the proof of photograph name, passport no., date of birth, date of birth, date of issue, date of expiry, mother’s name, father’s name, spouse’s name, children’s name, permanent residential address anad all the pages with the valid/expired visas of countries issued during last three years
  • Photographs: Two
  • Document confirming your purpose of application a hosting agreement
  • Proof of funds a written commitment by the research organisation that it will cover the costs relating to your residence in the Czech Republic after the residence permit expires, including the costs of your departure from the Czech Republic if such costs have been incurred within six months from the date the hosting agreement ends and have been paid from public funds;,
  • Police Clearance Certificate
  • Fees: Once the embassy considers the application as admissible then only the application charges and/or attestation charges are received (in Indian Rupees in cash as updated  in accordance with the Forex rates) and
  • Overseas travel Insurance (for the duration of visit/stay) is required at the time of collection of the issued visa from the embassy or consulate