General Information for visa:

Citizens of most countries require visas to enter into Bangladesh. To apply for Bangladesh visa, the applicant must submit original passport valid for at least 06 months with minimum two blank pages. Duly filled in Visa Application Form (Click here for prescribed Visa Application Form), two recent passport size photograph with white background and other relevant documents (Letter of Invitation from Bangladesh/ note verbale) must be submitted to the Consular Section of this Embassy. Visa fee should be submitted in cash to the Consular Section. Incomplete Visa Application Form or incorrect information or insufficient supporting papers may be rejected without citing any reason thereof. Applicant may be called for an interview if it is felt necessary by the visa issuing officer. Type and category of visa vary according to the purpose of visit of the applicant. It is noted that the type, category and duration of stay are determined by the Embassy. Applicant may submit visa application along with relevant documents at Consular Counter of this Embassy on all working days from 09:00 – 11:00 hours. For any query or clarification regarding Bangladesh visa, any person may communicate through email: mission.cairo@mofa.gov.bd or telephone: 0020-2-37481796/ 37481758.

 

Following documents are required for specific category of applicant/ visa:

 

CATEGORY OF VISA REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
Government Delegates Visa
  1. Note Verbale
  2. Copy of Passport
  3. Two passport size photograph
Diplomatic / other Embassy officials Visa
  1. Note Verbale
  2. Copy of Passport
  3. Two passport size photograph
UN and other International Organizations visa
  1. Note Verbale
  2. Copy of Passport
  3. Two copy passport size photograph
Business visa
  1. Invitation letter from Bangladesh
  2. Letter from business house / company
  3. Copy of Passport
  4. Two passport size photograph
Investor visa
  1. Recommendation letter from BIDA/BEPZA
  2. Copy of Passport
  3. Two passport size photograph
Work / Employment visa
  1. Recommendation letter from BEPZA/BIDA
  2. Letter of appointment from the employer in Bangladesh
  3. Copy of Passport
  4. Two passport size photograph
NGO workers’ visa
  1. Permission Letter from NGO Affairs Bureau, Bangladesh
  2. Letter from Concerned NGO
  3. Copy of Passport
  4. Two passport size photograph
Expert Visa
  1. Recommendation letter from BEPZA/BIDA
  2. Invitation Letter from the concerned company in Bangladesh
  3. Copy of Passport
  4. Two passport size photograph
Student visa
  1. Letter from Educational Institution of Bangladesh
  2. Bank solvency certificate
  3. Copy of Passport
  4. Two passport size photograph
Research Visa
  1. Letters from the concerned institutions of Bangladesh
  2. Consent letter of the concerned Ministry in Bangladesh
  3. Copy of Passport
  4. Two passport size photograph
Tourist visa
  1. Invitation letter from Relatives / Hotel Booking
  2. Tentative flight itineraries/air-ticket reservation
  3. Copy of Passport
  4. Two passport size photograph
Tablig Jamaat visa
  1. Letter from central Markas of the country
  2. Letter from Bangladesh Tablig Markas Dhaka
  3. Copy of Passport
  4. Two passport size photograph
Journalist visa
  1. Filled in Visa Application Form
  2. Duly filled in prescribed FF1 and FF2 form with signature
  3. Photocopy of the first five pages of the passport
  4. Letter from local press/ media
  5. After getting Embassy clearance, the applicant should submit original passport, Passport Size photograph (two copy) , Flight particulars and Visa Fee
Others Please contact  the Consular Section of the Embassy

 

 

Visa Fee:

Country Single Entry Double Entry Multiple Entry
Egypt USD 29  USD 29  USD 57
Niger  USD 40  USD 40  USD 40
Somalia  USD 35  USD 35  USD 70

 

Time for Submission and Collection:

Submission time of visa application 09:00-12:00 hrs
Collection time 15:00-15:30 hrs
(N.B: Delivery may be delayed due to unavoidable circumstances)
***Visa Processing Time: Three  Working Days