Welcome to Portugal in India!
Welcome to the website of the Embassy of Portugal in India. This Embassy works in close collaboration with the Consulate General in Goa (www.consuladoportugalgoa.com/index.php).
The Embassy provides consular assistance and advice to the Portuguese citizens residing or traveling in India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka, as well as to all citizens who wish to visit or do business with Portugal.
The proposal was sponsored by all the 9 Portuguese speaking-countries and 24 other countries from all regions and continents of the world and was approved by the UNESCO Executive Council. The Portuguese language is spoken by over 270 million people in the world. The decision will be ratified by UNESCO General Conference next November.
You can read a statement in this regard by the Portuguese Government (in Portuguese) by clicking here.
Within the framework of the Scholarship Programme for the Fernão Mendes Pinto Programme, in the field of Portuguese Language and Culture, applications are open between 14 and 25 October 2019 (until 5 p.m., Lisbon time).
For further details, please click here: https://www.instituto-camoes.pt/activity/o-que-fazemos/bolsas-estudo/bolsas-camoes/bolsas-lingua-cultura/candidaturas-lingua