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Only Visa applications complete in all respects, with the prescribed. Fees, as per the guidelines for the visa category being applied for would be accepted and processed.

Incomplete applications would be accepted but will be processed only when complete in all respects. The Embassy will not be responsible for delay in processing/issue of visa due to receipt of incomplete applications.


Embassy of India Calle 116#7-15 Int.2. Of.301 Torre Cusezar, Santa Barbara Bogotá, Colombia

1. Passport with a minimum validity of one (1) Year with at least three continuous blank pages

2. Filled Application Form with signatures, 2 photos (pasted and uploaded). (On-line application form)

3. Employment contract with signatures of the employer and employee, and Apostille by Ministry of External Affairs, Delhi. The contract must also carry the stipulation of a minimum annual salary of USD$25.000 or its monthly equivalent. 

Only notarized certifications originating in India will be accepted.

4. One of the following documents to be attached:

-(Fresh) Certificate of Incorporation

-Registration Under companies Act

-Proof of registration under State Industrial Department

-Export Promotion Council

5. Certificate for educational qualification and professional expertise 

6. Personal bank statements (past 3 months) with a minimum balance of COP$2.000.000/ USD$1.000

In case of financial responsibility for travelling expenses is to be borne by the Applicants parents/husband/wife/children, please attach a notarized letter from the person taking the responsibility together with a copy of Registration of Birth or Marriage Certificate and bank statements from the sponsor.

7. Flight reservation.

8. Copy of International Yellow Fever vaccination certificate.

9. Signed Consent Format

10. Original bank deposit slip/Copy of bank transfer

11. Documents certifying stay in Colombia/ Ecuador is more than 2 years (For foreigners)

12. Copy of  the National Identity Certificate for each Applicant (For foreigners)

Applicant with dual nationality must attach copy of the non- applying passport (Please note that the applicant can choose the passport to apply with)

Note: Your family would have to apply for Employment Visa as well under subcategory: Dependent of Employment Visa Holder

Note2: For the following nationalities please contact Embassy of India in order to get the Visa fee : Canadá, Irlanda, Francia, Dinamarca, Australia, Nueva Zelanda Tailandia, U.A.E, Israel, Irán, y también países catalogados dentro de los de LDC.

For the following nationalities please contact the Embassy, to ask the fee to be paid: Canadá, Irleland, France, Denmark, Australia, New Zeland, Thailand, U.A.E, Israel, Iran, LDC.

Payments in Colombia

Bank Name: Banco Itaú
Bank Account holder: NO. 007-396-807
Account type: Cuenta Corriente
Bring/send original deposit slip

Payments in Ecuador

Account Number USD: 726-00151-6
Beneficiary Address Calle 116 no 7-15 of 301. Bogotá, Colombia
Name of Beneficiary Bank in Colombia: Banco Itaú (part of Corpbanca Bank)
Beneficiary Bank Address Carrera 7 No. 27-18, Bogota Colombia
Swift Code Beneficiary Bank in Colombia: BCTOCOBB
Intermediate Bank: Citibank, New York
Swift Code Intermediate Bank: CITIUS33
ABA 02100008

Nota 1 : Todas las tarifas interbancarias y de comisión deben ser cubiertas por los Aspirantes a Visa. Generalmente el banco intermediario toma entre USD$35 hasta USD$50 por comisión. Recuerde realizar la transferencia Internacional en Modalidad: OUR

Nota 2 : Recuerde que el periodo de Visado entrará en vigencia a partir del momento de radicación o presentación de los documentos en la Embajada.