Visa Insurance Plans

Schengen & Student Visas

Different visas have different benefit requirements. We offer many plans that meet or exceed the minimum requirements.

**Note: Not all plans are available in every state or country.

If you are traveling to any of the 15 countries listed below for either tourism or business purpose, you need to show the proof of adequate medical insurance coverage at the time of visa application, before the visa can be granted:

Schengen countries:  Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Holland, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Schengen visa insurance requirements

Acceptable medical insurance for schengen visa must meet following criteria:

  • Medical coverage of at least €30,000 per person (US$37,500 per person)
  • Claims against the insurance company must be recoverable in Schengen, Switzerland and Liechtenstein
  • Coverage of all expenses which might arise in connection with repatriation for medical reasons, urgent medical attention and/or emergency hospital treatment
  • The insurance need to cover the entire stay in Schengen territory

Documents required to obtain a Schengen visa

  • 2 application forms (completely filled in) with photograph.
  • valid passport (validity must extend until at least 3 months after the end of the planned journey).
  • copy of itinerary with confirmed reservation, airline ticket to be presented prior to issuance of visa.
  • proof of sufficient means of support e.g. bank statements, proof of income or an invitation letter and sponsorship declaration from your relatives / friends in a Schengen country.
  • Letter from your company giving details about your business trip.
  • proof of health insurance cover for your stay in the Schengen area to be presented prior to issuance of visa.
  • visa fees (please contact the Embassy or Consulate where the application is to be lodged).
  • Minors traveling by themselves or with only one custodian need to contact the respective Embassy or Consulate for further requirements.

You need a Schengen visa if you are a national of one of the following countries:

Afghanistan Guinea Peru
Algeria Guinea-Bissau Philippines
Angola Guyana Qatar
Armenia Haiti Russia
Azerbaijan India Rwanda
Bahrain Indonesia Samoa
Bangladesh Iran Sao Tome And Principe
Belarus Iraq Saudi Arabia
Belize Jamaica Senegal
Benin Jordan Sierra Leone
Bhutan Kazakhstan Solomon Islands
Bolivia Kenya Somalia
Botswana Kiribati South Africa
Burkina Faso Kuwait Sri Lanka
Burma/Myanmar Kyrgyzstan St Lucia
Burundi Laos St Vincent & The Grenadines
Cambodia Lebanon Sudan
Cameroon Lesotho Suriname
Cape Verde Liberia Swaziland
Central African Republic Libya Syria
Chad Madagascar Tajikistan
China Malawi Tanzania
Colombia Maldives Thailand
Comoros Mali Timor-Leste
Congo Marshall Islands Togo
Cote D’ivoire Mauritania Tonga
Cuba Micronesia Trinidad and Tobago
Dem. Rep. Of Congo Moldova Tunisia
Djibouti Mongolia Turkey
Dominica Morocco Turkmenistan
Dominican Republic Mozambique Tuvalu
Ecuador Namibia Uganda
Egypt Nauru Ukraine
Equatorial Guinea Nepal Uzbekistan
Eritrea Niger Vanuatu
Ethiopia Nigeria Vietnam
Fiji North Korea Yemen
Gabon Northern Mariana’s Zambia
Gambia Oman Zimbabwe
Georgia Pakistan Kosova
Ghana Palau
Grenada Papua New Guinea

**Please consult the consulate of the country that you are traveling to for the most current information.

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

(“PPACA”): This insurance is not subject to, and does not provide certain of the insurance benefits required by, the United States PPACA. PPACA requires certain U.S. residents and citizens to obtain PPACA compliant insurance coverage. In certain circumstances penalties may be imposed on U.S. residents and citizens who do not maintain PPACA compliant insurance coverage. You should consult your attorney or tax professional to determine if PPACA’s requirements are applicable to you. The policy contains the plan benefits, including a lifetime maximum that you have selected. Please review your choices to ensure that you have sufficient coverage to meet your medical needs.

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