List of documents to be submitted at the Prefecture

APPLICATION FOR TEMPORARY RESIDENCE PERMIT BEARING THE LABEL “STUDENT”
(APPLICATION OF ARTICLE L 313-7 II OF CESEDA)

LIST OF DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED AT THE PREFECTURE
1. Checklist of documents – tick all documents and photocopies that you submit
2. Attestation issued by the Consular services specifying under which category the student may be entitled to the procedure under Article L 313-7 II of Ceseda and identifying, if applicable, the institution at which pre-admission has been granted and is mentioned in the convention or the institution at which the applicant is appearing for the admission test.
3. Proof of identity:
- ORIGINAL passport along with a copy of the pages giving civil/marital status, validity of passport, visa and immigrations stamp of entry;
- Copy of apostilled birth certificate translated into French by a certified translator;
- In the event of being married or divorced, if the new surname of the applicant does not appear on the passport, copy of the marriage certificate or divorce decree, or an attestation of identity issued by the consulate of the country of origin.
4. Proof of domicile:
- For students possessing a personal domicile, lease deed along with a copy of the identity document of the lessor if the latter is an individual, or a house insurance or EDF/GDF receipt of at least three months;
- For students staying with a private individual, affidavit certifying to the residence of the landlord/landlady along with a proof of domicile (EDF or GTDF receipt of at least three months) and a copy of the latter’s identity document;
- For students residing in a hostel, an attestation from the hostel manager.
5. Proof of admission in an educational institution declared to the consulate that issued the visa (any one of the following):
- Attestation of admission in the public or private higher education/ secondary or technical education/ professional training institution
- Attestation of being a participant in a European Union programme or a professional training contract concluded with the training institute;
- Attestation certifying the successful results at entrance or competitive examinations for holders of a student “candidate for competitive examinations” visa
6. 3 IDENTITY PHOTOGRAPHS: full face directly facing the camera, bare head, 3.5 X 4.5 cm format, recent and perfectly resembling the applicant

Last modified on 21/05/2015

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