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  • Donald Nweke

    October 19, 2021 at 1:30 pm

    to enter the Republic of Latvia you will need a visa. If the duration of your stay will exceed 90 days within a 6 months period, you will need to apply also for a residence permit. Citizens from the above mentioned counties are applying for visa and residence permit themselves. When applying for the residence permit you will need to submit the following documents to a Latvian consular mission:

    a definite sample form for a residence permit request;
    a copy of passport (passport need to be valid 3 month longer, than the term of residence permit);
    a photography (3x4cm);
    a document confirming the necessary subsistence – original of reference/letter from applicant’s bank about the state of applicant’s account, that presents available financial funds for the first year (at least 430Euro per month). The reference/letter must be on an official form (signed, stamped), where the applicant’s name, surname, DOB, bank account No., payment card No. and available funds are presented;
    a credit or debit card (original and copy) for the above mentioned account;
    a document confirming the state duty payment (exceptions: master and doctoral students who are paying only for faster examination);
    an agreement on studies in the Republic of Latvia (provided by LLU);
    a document which approves the place of accommodation in Latvia (provided by LLU);
    original documents of previous education (need to be legalized);
    a legalized statement on punishability (Police Clearance Certificate) issued by a competent institution of the citizenship or the host country (for a foreigner more than 14 years old), if a foreigner has resided in that country longer than 12 months.