Visa Information

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After acceptance to Prague Film Institute you will need to apply for Czech visa, unless you are from EU, EEA or Switzerland. The Czech Republic is part of The European Union so with Czech long-term visa you will be allowed to travel in all member EU countries. This may come in handy if will be studying a long-term course and want to travel around Europe during summer break.

VISA & insurance BUNDLE

The requirements for visa application vary by countries so we strongly recommend to use a visa agency to avoid mistakes which can get your visa rejected. You can simply order our visa & insurance bundle to save time, funds and nerves.

SHORT-TERM VISA (up to 90 days)

Price:  600 USD*


*Doesn’t include obligatory fees for translations and courier services (the price vary by countries). The final price will be specified before signing the contract.


LONG-TERM VISA (over 90 days)

Price:  2 000 USD


what’s included?

long-term Visa & insurance bundle

Visa Services (550 USD)

  • Review of all required documents
  • Representation of the applicant based on Power of Attorney
  • Arranging of the court translations, certified copie
  • Arranging of the health insurance
  • Arranging of the submission appointment at the embassy
  • Communication with all relevant authorities
  • Monitoring of the application status during the whole process
  • Application for acceleration of proceedings in case of delay on the part of the Ministry of Interior
  • Coordination of necessary steps by both the applicant and employer after approval of the application
  • Informing applicant about currently valid protection measures and rules for arrival to Czech Republic
  • Booking an appointment at the Ministry of Interior after application approval
  • Arranging of the birth certificate number

Budget (400 USD)

  • Budget for court translations, notarial and certified fees, stamps and courier services
  • In most cases sufficient to cover all expenses

1 Year Health Insurance (850 USD)

  • Mandatory for entering the Czech Republic
  • Applicants of Prague Film Institute are entitled to a discounted price 850 USD (standard price of 1 year health insurance is 1 250 USD)
  • The insurance is valid in all other EU countries 

Personal assistance at the Foreign Office in Prague (100 USD)

Registration at the Foreign Police after arrival to the Czech republic.

Personal assistance at the Ministry of the Interior in Prague (100 USD)

Implementation of the visa at the Department of asylum and migration policy at the Ministry of the Interior after your arrival to the Czech republic.

Please note: a Czech visa cannot be guaranteed by this bundle. It will give you the best possible chance of claiming a visa but please note, in the event the Ministry rejects your application, the fees for “visa services” and “budget” are non-refundable.

payment information

We will add the cost of the package to your first instalment (deposit payment). It will save your time & money on sending about 3-4 international payments to different parties in the Czech Republic (visa agency, courier, insurance company etc.). To choose the visa service, simply tick the visa service in the course online application form. There is no extra cost for you when choosing this service from us compared if you book it directly. 


about visa process

Find more information about the visa process requirements on the websites of the Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic. 

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