Foreign students who wish to study and reside in Bulgaria for more than 6 months, need to apply for a student visa. The first step to obtaining a long term student stay permit or along term student residency in Bulgaria, which is valid for 1 year and is renewed each year is to get Bulgarian D-type Visa and meet some requirements.
Work during studies:
International students on a tier 4 visa studying at degree level and above are permitted to work up to 20 hours in any given week.
The processing time for study visa may take from 6-12 weeks from the application day.
You can bring spouse and kids with you.
The general application process are :
Find a course in an approved educational institution of the Bulgaria
Contact the university and initiate your application process.
Find out the requirements from the university to get the acceptance/admission letter.
Get the acceptance/admission letter from the university
Prepare your visa application and gather other required documents for it.
Apply for student visa and prepare to move to Bulgaria
3 - 6 months
4 Eligibility Requirements for Bulgaria Student Visa (D Visa)
5 Document Required for Bulgaria Student Visa (D Visa)
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