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Office of the International Affairs

Office of the International Affairs

Internationalization is a key focus at Karanvati University and we welcome aspiring International students to study with us. The Office of International Affairs is a dedicated set up at the University which provides guidance for all aspects pertaining to International Student admission application, scholarships, visa application, FRO registration, Pick up arrangements upon arrival etc.

The department boasts of highly professional staff along with a separate desk for International Student Care available at the Universitycampus.

About KU

KARNAVATI UNIVERSITY, a University dedicated to excellence in teaching and focused on interdisciplinary learning. Spread over 33 acres of land, the University is located in Uvarsad near the Capital City of Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. Karnavati University was granted University status in March 2017 by the state of Gujarat through the Gujarat Private Universities Act, 2017. The University is empowered to award degrees as specified under Section 22 of UGC Act with the approval of Statutory Bodies. Karnavati University was adjudged as “The Best Emerging University of Gujarat” at 6th Dialogue India Academia Conclave and Awards Dubai 2019. We have also bagged “Excellence in Education Award” at the CSR Awards 2020.

We are an active member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi as well as The Association of Common Wealth Universities (ACU). Our mission is to contribute to the society through academic excellence and diverse knowledge in a broad range of disciplines, from design and Liberal arts, to Law, Computer science, Business and Humanities. We offer a world class Infrastructure along with an environment friendly ecosystem on campus to enable great learning outcomes for our students.  With a student community of 4000+ students, Karnavati University has become one of the favourite destinations for students from varied backgrounds and cultures.

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India is Diverse, Vibrant and Beautiful!

Home to the 3rd largest education system and some of the most reputed world-class educational institutions, India offers a truly unforgettable experience.  The quality of education provided in the Indian universities matches, in some cases, surpasses the western standards. India is today recognized as a world centre for education and research. Here are some key reasons which make India an Ideal Higher Education Destination for International Students:

  • World Class Education
  • English as medium of Instruction  
  • Affordable Fee
  • Student Friendly Environment
  • State of the art Infrastructure
  • Wide range of courses
  • International Exposure
  • World Hub for Business, Research and Scientific Analysis

Gujarat  

Gujarat is one of the topmost GDP contributing states in India. Being one of the topmost industrially developed states, Gujarat has made huge strides in boosting investment, the value of production and the value addition in the industrial sector of India. The Government of Gujarat is supporting the initiative to make it an Education Hub for both domestic and international students.

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Application Procedure

Step by Step Application process:

  1. Fill the Online application form at (Link for Online Application Form- Common) or download the International Student Application Form (Link for downloading the form – Form will be shared once ready)
  2. Submit your Academic documents/transcripts along with your Passport/National Id at [email protected]
  3. If eligible, you will be issued a Conditional Offer of Admission stating all particulars pertaining to your admission.
  4. Payment of advance tuition fee from your home country using bank details mentioned on the Conditional Offer of Admission
  5. Issuance of Final Acceptance Letter (valid for Indian Student Visa application)

Scholarship

To support our vision of Internationalization and attract bright students across the globe we are offering merit based scholarships of upto 50% of the tuition fee based on the academic performance of the applicant in their last completed qualification.

Interested students may get in touch with the department of International Affairs for a free assessment on their scholarship eligibility through [email protected]

At Office of International Affairs we ensure that we guide the students at each stage of Admission application. Visa application is the one of the most crucial stages and requires the students to furnish all required documents with due diligence as stated by the Indian High Commission in respective countries.

We provide the Admission Letter as well as the Bonafide letter to the students at the time of admission which can be used to apply for Indian Student visa. We advise all students to apply for their visa well before time as it may take upto 2-4 weeks of processing time depending upon various countries. After reaching the University Campus, students are advice to get the visa verified by the University and will be required to deposit a copy of the valid visa at Office of International Affairs. It is the responsibility of the student to ensure that throughout his/her study period student is on valid visa.

Documents Required

  • Acceptance Letter and Bonafide letter issued from the university after the payment of advance fee.
  • Original Passport with a validity of more than 6 months at the time of application, with at least 4 blank pages.
  • Print out of properly filled up online visa application form.
  • Receipt of Registration fee payment
  • 2 recent photos
  • Minimum 6 months Bank Statement and Proof of finance (letter of support from the parent / guardian accompanied by a bank guarantee)
  • Travel Tickets booking confirmation.
  • National ID & Passport Copy with proof of residence in home country.
  • Yellow Fever Medical Certificate
  • Visa Application Fee (varies depending upon the country applying from, to be paid directly at the High Commission/Embassy of India upon submission of application)

Note: Documents required may vary may vary depending on your Nationality. We advise students to visit Indian High Commission’s Website in their respective countries.

International Students will get all the required assistance on arrival to India. Be it there airport pick (from Ahmedabad International Airport), FRO registration or smooth transition into the University through various orientation sessions. The Office of International Affairs serves a single point of contact for the students and is committed to student delight

It is a mandatory for all International students except those from Nepal and Bhutan to get their Student Visa registered at FRRO/FRO Noida or New Delhi within 14 days of arrival in India. University will guide and assist Student with all the required processes needed for FRO/FRRO Registration. We advise all students to visit https://indianfrro.gov.in/ for all updated information.

On Arrival Assistance

International Students will get all the required assistance on arrival to India. Be it there airport pick (from Ahmedabad International Airport), FRO registration or smooth transition into the University through various orientation sessions. The Office of International Affairs serves a single point of contact for the students and is committed to student delight.

Guidelines for Visa Extension and FRO/FRRO

It is a mandatory for all International students except those from Nepal and Bhutan to get their Student Visa registered at FRRO/FRO Noida or New Delhi within 14 days of arrival in India. University will guide and assist Student with all the required processes needed for FRO/FRRO Registration. We advise all students to visit https://indianfrro.gov.in/ for all updated information.

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