All foreign nationals require a visa to enter India. However, the type of visa and application procedure differs depending on the nationality of the applicant.
A Letter of Invitation from an Indian company (in this case Reliance Games) on official letter head stating purpose and duration of visit is also required. You can download this letter on the right. Please complete the details and then email it along with a scan of your passport to Pankaj Chopra at Reliance Games who will sign and return a scanned version to you.
For all visa-related enquiries, PGC Bangalore speakers and delegates can contact Pankaj Chopra at Reliance Games who will be happy to help.
From the UK
Please note: As part of the introduction of Biometrics Data Collection, with effect from 14th March 2015 all India visa applications from the UK will require applicants to book an appointment to submit the applications at VFS Application Centres in person. More information can be found here.
A visa, issued by the High Commission of India, is required for all UK nationals travelling to India.
Delegates wishing to attend PGC Bangalore will require a Business Visa. This is valid between 3 months to 1 year with single or multiple entries. The period of stay in India is limited to 6 months per visit.
You will need a Letter of Invitation which you can download on the right. Please complete the details and then email it along with a scan of your passport to Pankaj Chopra at Reliance Games who will sign and return a scanned version to you.
General information regarding entry requirements for UK nationals travelling to India can be found on the UK Government’s Foreign Travel Advice site. Full details of the application process can be found here.
From outside the UK
Tourist Visa On Arrival
Passport holders of the following countries can apply for India’s Tourist Visa On Arrival facility, which covers casual business visits:
Australia, Brazil, Cambodia, Cook Islands, Djibouti, Fiji, Finland, Germany, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Laos, Luxembourg, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Myanmar, Nauru, New Zealand, Niue Island, Norway, Oman, Palau, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Russia, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands,Thailand, Tonga, Tuvalu, UAE, Ukraine, USA, Vanuatu, Vietnam.
Full details of eligibility and process can be found on the Government of India’s official site.
Non Tourist Visa On Arrival Eligibility
Foreign nationals of countries not eligible for Visa On Arrival applications are advised to check India visa requirements with their respective government sites. All visa-related enquiries can be sent to Pankaj Chopra at Reliance Games who is on hand to assist.