Visa Information

Spain is one of the 26 countries signatories of the Schengen Agreement. These countries issue a visa called the Schengen visa, which allows to travel to or through all the Schengen area within the validity of the visa. If you intend to visit one Schengen country, you must apply for a Schengen visa at the Embassy or Consulate of that country.

Visa requirements are different according to each country. If needed, ISIT 2016 participants are required to obtain a Schengen visa.

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Participants are requested to check with the Spanish consulate or diplomatic mission in their home country. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa. Please note that the average time for obtaining a visa can be from two to six weeks from the date of application. The cost of visas varies depending on the intended length of stay, etc.​

Visa Invitation Letters

In order to request/receive the invitation letter, it’s necessary to register through the on-line platform. Instructions will be sent once registered.