E-Medical Visa to India

India has best medical treatment especially for Neuro treatments, radiotherapy, heart diseases, renal disorders, plastic surgeries, organ or liver transplants, ophthalmic congenital disorders etc. Nationals of different countries across the globe visit India for their medical treatments as India has cheaper and best medical services. India has specific medical treatment for the particular medical issues. Looking at the medical growth and to make it easy for the foreign nationals, Indian high commission has designed e-Medical visa. It is an easy and fast way to apply e-visa for short term medical treatments. Nationals from 180 countries are eligible for e-medical visa to India.

Benefits of e visa to India

E-Medical visa to India for your short term medical treatments is the hassle free job to do rather than applying for paper medical visa. If it is an urgent case or medical urgency e-medical visa is a fast way to enter India by applying it online. It takes 3 to 5 business days to get e-visa for medical e-visa but in case patient is in critical state, kindly speak to our support team to arrange urgent medical visa.

How to apply online for E-Medical visa?

Applying medical visa to India is simple and hassle free process most of the short term medical treatments are covered in e-medical visa. Please read carefully below written points while applying for e-medical visa. 

  • Under e-visa category e-medical visa form is available. Please fill form online or through support team with correct details of medical treatment and specific hospital name. 
  • Details of your passport, address, hospital and treatment has to be clearly mentioned.
  • Mention hotel name and address or information of your stay if provided in any apartment from hospital in India.
  • Initial medical treatment details provided by your doctor.
  • Recommended or directed proof of medical treatment from doctors in your country.
  • Re check all your details before submitting application.
  • Straight face photo with light or white background with glasses or covered face.
  • Picture of applicant has to be current picture or maximum 6 months old. 
  • JPEG format has to be uploaded or sent by email. 
  • Please upload scanned image of passport bio page or information page.
  • A Letter from renowned and specialized Indian hospital you are visiting for medical treatment.
  • Payment for e-medical visa can be done only visa Credit or Debit card.
  • Yellow fever affected countries are required to visit the Ministry of Health for the vaccination and must carry yellow fever vaccination card at the time of arrival in India.
  • Pakistan, Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Israel, Somalia, Nigeria and Kenya must have their Oral Polio Vaccination certificate at the time of arriving in India, It is mandatory for kids and adults both. OPV certification shouldn’t be older than 6 months.    

Processing time for e-medical visa India takes?

E-medical visa takes 4 to 6 business days to get approved India high commission. 

In case of any medical urgency please get in touch with our support team for urgent e-medical visa with the proof of urgency.

How to visit India with e Visa

Once e-medical visa is granted kindly take a coloured printout to travel. E-medical visa will be electronically attached to your passport until the validity mentioned on ETA. After landing in India you need to show your approved e-medical visa to immigration officer at the airport. Once the biometric and verification has been done. You can enter the Indian territory for you multiple medical treatments as well.

E-Medical attendant visa to India

E-medical attendant visa has been introduced for the visitors coming to accompany patients coming for their medical treatments to India. E-medical attendant visa can be permitted to two family members maximum. Duration of the visa to india will be same as e-medical visa has been applied for. E-medical attendant visa can only be obtained once medical visa has been granted for medical treatments in India. It is mandatory to provide proof of relation and purpose while applying online visa to India. It can only be used if the patient is travelling along. And it can be obtained for 60 days and 3 times a year.

How to apply paper Medical visa to India

Foreign nationals visiting India for long term medical treatment or not in the list of authorized e-visa countries needs to apply paper medical visa to India through VFS global offices nearby to you. 

Applying paper medical visa to India is complicated but our experts will guide you through everything and fill your online application. Once the application is completed kindly take printout of your application form filled by support team. You need to sign the form and paste passport size photograph of yourself.  Our support team will help you to get an appointment to your nearby VFS global office as per your suitable time. Kindly bring all advised documents to VFS office visit for the application of you paper medical visa to India.

Requirements for paper medical E visa to India 

Please speak to our support team to fill up a form designed by Indian high commission and once the form is completed, you will receive a copy on your email address. Kindly take a print out of your form and bring a self signed copy along with picture pasted on the top. Please visit to nearest VFS global office to submit your advised documents by support team.

Duration of paper medical visa to India

  • You can apply paper visa for one month, two months and three months. With multiple entries.

Processing time for Paper medical visa

After submission your document to VFS Global, it takes 20 to 30 business days for the next update.

Note: All of the required documents provided by yourself will be verified by Indian mission and India high commission body. After verifying all the details and documents Indian missions will decide if the visa is genuine or not.