Arrival & Visas
Westminster International University in Tashkent runs an Airport Welcome service for international students. The transport will be organised to take you from your airport of arrival to your accommodation free of charge. Please note that the free airport welcome service is only available from Tashkent International Airport prior to the student induction programme.
Visa free nationalities
Citizens of Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia, Kyrgyzstan and Ukraine DO NOT NEED A VISA to enter the Republic of Uzbekistan.
Where to apply for Uzbekistan Visa?
You can apply for a visa where Uzbekistan Embassy or Consulate exist. Please note that required documents and visa fees may differ based on your citizenship and where you apply.
Visa at the airport
It is possible to obtain a visa at the international arrivals lounge of Tashkent International Airport if there is no Uzbekistan Embassy or Consulate in the country, where you are originating your flight to Uzbekistan.
You can download the official visa application form to apply for a student visa at evisa.mfa.uz. This application form is valid for all Uzbekistan Embassies and Consulates.
A Student-Visa application requirements:
01 Apply to Westminster International University via online application form;
02 Receive a letter of unconditional acceptance for a study
03 Fill the official visa application form.
04 Fee, payable on collection of visa
05 Stamped, self-addressed envelope, if applying by post
The essential part of Uzbekistan travel guide is the Registration of Stay; as soon as you arrive in Uzbekistan, you have 72 hours to get registered at local Immigration Authorities of Uzbekistan.
Customs officers will require the declaration form upon arrival and at the departure.
Download the customs declaration form.