Visa Application

Planning for an international trip? Now easily and conveniently apply for a visa online with right and hassle-free visa application process. No matter what international destination you want to travel to, SOTC is here to help you with the whole visa application process. We are there with you right from the first step of getting the required documents for an online visa application to helping you get ready for the visa interview.

Steps to Get Your Visa

Get a Quote

Fill all the required Visa details to get a quote.

Submit Documents

Submit all the necessary documents for a hassle-free visa application process either online or at the branch.

Visit the Consulate Office

Pay a visit to the consulate office for a personal interview, biometrics and so on.

Receive Visa

Our timely updates ensure that you are updated on the visa application status with timely updates and receive your visa without any hassle.

Why Book Visa with SOTC

  Real-time Visa application update and tracking
  Saves time with online visa application
  Detailed guidance with documentation that will reduce the chances of rejection
  Safe and secure online visa application process

Why Apply for Visa online?

Applying for a visa online is a simple, easy and hassle-free process. For this, you will have to travel to an Embassy just once, only if required. The digital era has made the visa application process easy and convenient for travellers No matter whether you want to apply for a tourist visa or business visa, you can apply online by following an easy process. Apart from this, one can even apply for a student visa online if you are planning to study abroad. Undoubtedly, online visa application has made the whole process of applying for a visa easy.

Now that you are aware of the visa requirements, there are some countries which offer Visa on Arrival. Also known as VOA, it is granted at a port of entry. Well, this is different from not requiring a visa. Visa on Arrival means you will still need a visa before you can enter a country. Knowing the rates of the same are beneficial since it makes the whole process easy and hassle-free. Here are some of the popular countries and their visa on arrival rates.

Country Visa on Arrival Rate
Dubai 120 AED
Thailand 1,000 Baht
Mauritius 100 USD
Malaysia 100 USD
Sri Lanka 25 USD
Indonesia 35 US Dollars
Maldives 666.69 Maldivian Rufiyaa

Different Types of Visa - Tourist and Business

The type of visa needed while travelling varies as per your travel purpose. Here are the different types of visa you can choose from according to your requirements. Know these different types of visa in India and apply for a visa online accordingly.

Tourist Visa

The most popular visa is definitely a tourist visa. The best part of this visa type is that one can explore the country as a tourist and even meet relatives and friends. It is a perfect answer for individuals who wish to spend a small period of time here.

Student Visa

This visa is specifically for students who want to pursue their further studies. The validity of a student visa is dependent upon the duration of your course.

Business Visa

A business visa is issued to individuals who are travelling abroad for business purposes such as meetings, conferences, business trips etc.

Transit Visa

A transit visa is basically a short period visa given to an individual during their journey. Many countries require that an individual has a stopover of at least 24 hours to get a transit visa.

Work Permit Visa

It is a type of visa where an official stamp on the passport is given authorizing you to work, travel or study in the country for a certain period of time.

Reason to Book with SOTC Rather Than Going for Visa on Arrival



End-to-End Visa Facilitation

SOTC will be there with you through the whole visa application process from start to end.

Simplification of Booking Appointment with Embassy

When you apply for a visa with SOTC, be rest assured that you are in safe hands. We help simplify the visa application appointment process by working closely with the Embassy.

Increased Chances of Visa Approval with SOTC

When you apply with SOTC you should know you have enhanced your chances of getting visa approval without any hassle.

Visa Updates & Tracking

To know your visa application status, SOTC offers real-time updates and tracking. You can easily track which stage your visa application has reached within the application process

Save Time & Effort by Booking Online

The earlier visa application process was time consuming and difficult. However, by applying for a visa online with SOTC, you can rest assured of saving time and effort. SOTC looks forward to serving you.

Safe, Secured and Transparent

When you apply for a visa with SOTC, you are in safe hands. Every process is carried out in a safe and secure manner.

Other Types of Visas Include

Immigrant Visa

Medical Visa

Conference Visa

Research Visa

Journalist Visa

Emergency Visa

Intern Visa

Countries Where Visa on Arrival is Applicable for Indian Citizens

Bhutan

Haiti

Sri Lanka

Fiji

Maldives

Nepal

Cambodia

Mauritius

Indonesia

Thailand

How to Apply Visa Online

Visa application tends to differ from one country to another. Each country has its own set of rules and regulations that need to be followed to ensure it gets accepted without any hindrances. Here are some steps that an applicant needs to go through to get a visa:

1. Choose the visa type you are applying for
2. Check your eligibility
3. Enter all the details to fill the online application form
4. Ensure you are available on the date of the visa interview and do not forget to get your documents along with you when you go to the embassy

As far as applying for a visa online is concerned, here are the steps that every applicant needs to follow

Fill all the required details in the visa application form
Ensure that you have the original and copies of all the required documents for your visa interview
The online visa application form can be easily accessed on the official embassy website.
Documents needed vary from country to country but ensure that you have a valid passport, two copies of your visa application digital photo, a copy of return air tickets, a passport scan of the information page, and more.

FAQs(General)

Q. What is a Visa?

A. A visa is basically a travel document that plays a major role in helping you either enter or leave a country. A visa is mandatory to enter a country legally.

Q. Will I need a visa to travel?

A. As said, the importance of visa should not be neglected. Some countries offer Visa on Arrival, while for some countries you are needed to carry a travel visa to enter the country legally.

Q. Is there any cost for visa processing?

A. An Indian citizen has the benefit from a number of travel arrangements with countries from all over, and the fees might be waived off. In some cases, an individual will have to pay for the visa.

Q. What is Visa on Arrival?

A. As the name suggests, is a term used when visas are issued when you enter the respective country. When a country offers visa on arrival, you do not need to apply for your visa before you fly.

Q. Which countries offer Visa on Arrival?

A. Countries like Kenya, Thailand, Mauritius, Maldives, Cambodia, Nepal, Laos, Madagascar and so on offer Visa on Arrival.

Q. How many days does it take for visa processing?

A. Visa process varies from one country to another. While some visas are issued the same day, some countries take longer to issue visas. It is recommended that you check for the specific information on the respective country’s embassy website.