Before beginning your studies, is it essential to find out if you need a visa to enter Switzerland or study in Geneva.  

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Original passport plus one copy 

Certificate of enrollment at EU

The original copy proof of enrollment at EU Business School 

E form

Completed copy of the E form 

O form

If you need the O form, you will also need a copy of the passport or ID of the person who will sponsor you and proof of their ability to pay  

D form

Completed copy of the D form 

Bank certificate

Stating that the student or the sponsor of the student has an active account with a minimum of CHF 30,000 

A 'qui de droit'

Stating that the student will leave Switzerland post-studies 


An updated copy of your CV 

Motivation Letter

Stating both the reason for studying in Switzerland and detailing the student's post study plans  

Address in Switzerland

Please reference the Housing Attestation that you received along with your final enrollment documents. Please email if you have any questions about this.


Two passport size photos

Recent passport sized photographs (35mm x 45mm) 

Copy of diplomas and transcripts

Evidence of previous academic performance  


Within two weeks of arrival, students are required to register as a resident of Geneva. All of the following forms, as well as detailed instructions on the residence process, are available at our admissions office. Please visit the office on campus first, so that our staff can ensure that all your paperwork is filled out correctly and that you follow the correct procedure. Students must register at the immigration office in Geneva (Office Cantonal de la Population Genève). 

• Copy of your passport

• One passport size photo 

• Completed E form 

• Certificate of enrollment/attestation at EU Business School 

• A copy of your rental agreement 

• Proof of payment of 65 CHF 

• Passport (plus one copy) 

• Proof of your address in Geneva/copy of your rental agreement  

• Certificate of enrollment at EU Business School 


Where to go:  


Office Cantonal de la Population (OCP) 

Route de Chancy, 88 

1213 Onex 


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 7:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. 

Wednesday: 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. 


How to get there: 

Take tram 14 or buses K or L to stop Bandol