Users can find the application form for grant or renewal of Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) Card. This form is provided by the Foreigners Division of Ministry of Home Affairs. Applicants must read the instructions and then fill up the form as per the instructions.
- Indians Travelling Abroad
- Minority Community
- Rural Indian
- Scheduled Tribes/Schedule Caste
- Social Workers
- Defence & Paramilitary Personnel
- Differently Abled
- Government Employee
- Importers and Exporters
- Job Seekers
- Non-Resident Indians
The Indian Diaspora is a generic term to describe the people who migrated from territories that are currently within the borders of the Republic of India. The Diaspora is currently estimated to number over twenty million. Detailed information is provided on the Indian Diaspora and on the High Level Committee on Indian Diaspora. Details of the Committee's mandates are also provided. Information...
The Embassy of India in Mongolia is situated at a prestigious location in the Sukhbaatar district of Ulaanbaatar not far from the Selbe River. The Embassy is functioning from one of the city’s landmark buildings. Users can find information on the Indian Ambassador, former Ambassadors, officials, India-Mongolia bilateral relations etc. Details of services for visa, passport, POI/OCI cards,...
External Affairs Ministry has released its E-Book which includes information on various summits and engagements undertaken by this Ministry in the recent time. Users can find information on foreign affairs, India's relationship with neighbours and other countries. Detailed information on foreign affairs related to various sectors such as education, defence, infrastructure, etc. is available in...
Users can get details about Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF) by Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs. Information is available on fund’s onsite welfare services in most deserving cases like emergency medical care, providing air passage to stranded overseas Indians, boarding and lodging for distressed overseas Indian workers in domestic or household sectors and unskilled labourers, etc. Find...
Get information on Scholarship Programme for Diaspora Children (SPDC) by Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs. Details are available on the scholarship money for students under courses like Engineering, Technology, Humanities, Liberal Arts, Commerce, Management, Journalism, Hotel Management, Animal Husbandry etc. Information on how to apply for the scholarship scheme is provided. Application...
Find information on Overseas Indian Youth Club (OIYC), an initiative by Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs. Details are available on mechanism of the club, its objective; its connection with Ministry’s other programmes such as Study India Programme (SIP), Scholarship Programme for Diaspora Children (SPDC) etc. Names of countries where OIYC has been launched are also provided.
Get detailed information on the Global Advisory Council of Overseas Indians provided by the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs. Users can access the information related to the functions of the council. Users can find detailed information on the meetings.
Find information about the new initiatives taken by the NRIs and PIOs organizations provided by the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs. Users can access information on the SEVAK project. Users can find detailed information on The American Association of Physicians of India Origin (AAPI) and the main objectives of the organization to initiate SEVAK in rural areas of the country.
Indian diaspora is a geographically diversified, which is spread in more than 110 countries. Users can get detailed information on the Indian Diaspora with reference to different countries. One can get an idea about the concept of ‘New and Old’ Diaspora of India. The PDF format documents on the country specific Indian Diaspora are provided.
Get detailed information about the Study in India Programme by Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs. Information is available on programme objectives, guidelines regarding selection of participants, facilities for participants etc. Details on implementation procedure and courses conducted under the scheme are provided.
Find the list of Acts, Rules and Legislations related to External Affairs. Users can access links provided for Acts and Rules such as Passport (Amendment) Act, The Passport Act, Passport Rules, The Haj Committee Act, The Extradition Act, The United Nations (Security Council) Act, and more. Complete information can be accessed by clicking on the individual links provided for all the Acts,...
Find details on Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) scheme by MEA. Information is available on registration for Overseas Citizenship, rights, instructions and procedures of the scheme, facilities and benefits provided by the Ministry etc. Notifications regarding registration for OCI are also available.
Non Resident Indian (NRI) Cell of Kerala police looks after the policing issues of NRIs or Non Resident Keralites (NRKs). Users can register their complaints by sending a mail or making a call to the concerned officer or DGP.
The Diaspora Services Division of the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs, deals with matters related to overseas Indians. Users can get detailed information on the various programmes and schemes offered by the Diaspora Services Division. Information pertaining to programmes related to the Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI), Know India Programme (KIP), Scholarship Programme for Diaspora...