Consolato Generale - Calcutta

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XX Week of the Italian Language in the World
XX Week of the Italian Language in the World10/21/2020

The Consulate General of Italy in Kolkata in collaboration with Upal Sengupta is proud to present Puchki in Italy - a one of a kind comic strip launched to celebrate the Week of Italian Language in the World. In this series of illustrations, we introduce you to Puchki, a small Indian girl who travels to Italy with her inseparable...

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Visas for business. Procedure for the entry in Italy of trade fair operators (DPCM of 7 September 2020)09/24/2020

Please note that art.1, paragraph 4, letter d) of the DPCM of 7 September 2020, amending the text of the previous DPCM of 7 August 2020, provides a derogation for entry into Italy, justified by reasons that cannot be deferred, including participation in international trade fairs. The exemption allows the free entry into Italy of foreign buyers and exhibitors...

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High-Tea with students
High-Tea with students09/03/2020

On 14th August 2020, the Consulate General of Italy in Kolkata organised a high-tea in which present and prospective students in Italy were brought together to exchange experiences, queries and dreams. Read more

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New Procedure for Pre-enrolment 202008/06/2020

Academic Year 2020-2021 The Consulate General of Italy in Kolkata is pleased to inform that it is now possible to apply for a study visain order to complete higher education studies in Italy. In order to obtain a study visa, students shall: 1. pre-enrol/enrol themselves; 2. receive the official note issued by the University or Institution; 3. book an appointment...

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SPECIALE REFERENDUM 20-21 SETTEMBRE 202007/27/2020

Quando si vota? Per cosa si vota? Chi puo votare? Elettori italiani residenti in India Elettori italiani temporaneamente presenti in India Come si vota all'estero?

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REFERENDUM DEL 20-21 SETTEMBRE 2020 (ELETTORI TEMPORANEAMENTE IN INDIA)07/27/2020

Gli elettori italiani che per motivi di lavoro, studio o cure mediche si trovino temporaneamente all’estero, per un periodo di almeno tre mesi, nel quale ricade la data di svolgimento del referendum popolare confermativo della legge costituzionale in materia di riduzione del numero dei parlamentari (20-21 settembre 2020), nonché i familiari con loro c...

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REFERENDUM DEL 20-21 SETTEMBRE 2020 (ELETTORI RESIDENTI IN INDIA)07/21/2020

VOTO PER CORRISPONDENZA DEI CITTADINI ITALIANI RESIDENTI ALL’ESTERO Con decreto del Presidente della Repubblica del 17 luglio 2020, pubblicato nella Gazzetta Ufficiale del 18 luglio 2020, è stata fissata al 20-21 settembre 2020 la data del referendum confermativo popolare, originariamente indetto per il 29 marzo e poi sospeso, sul testo di legge cost...

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New regulations on the entry of Italian residence permit holders07/07/2020

Holders of Italian residence permits with an expiry date between January 31 and July 31 2020, with immediate effect and until further notice, will be allowed to return to Italy only through the following procedure: in case of a direct flight, they will not require a re-entry visa or any official declaration by this Consulate General; in case of a non-direct...

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Alma Orienta Virtual Fair - Università di Bologna - 14/15 May 202005/05/2020

The Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna is pleased to inform you that the Alma Orienta Virtual Fair event will take place from 09.30 to 18.00 (UTC + 2) on Thursday and Friday 14-15 May 2020. For the event poster, click here. Alma Orienta is the annual appointment of the University of Bologna to promote its educational offer and support students in choosing...

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Vote of thanks for COVID – 19 Relief Fund Donation to Italy04/23/2020

We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to the Ramakrishna Vivekananda Mission, Barrackpore, West Bengal for the generous donation of Rs. 200,000.00 to the Italian Civil Protection in order to support them in mitigating the spread of Covid – 19 in Italy. Their benevolent gesture, in this time of global crisis, has not only been a helping hand to I...

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