Study + Visa: Applying

Application Process Involves:

  • Online Application
  • Cover letter and resume in the host country’s language and English (Optional) (Email us about our translation service for a perfect, professional, academic-quality). See in these links for resume samples and cover letter samples in pdf files.
  • Copy of passport and photo
  • 500 euro non-refundable deposit (to be deducted from your final payment). See methods of payment below.
  • Telephone interview (optional)

Application Time: The application process takes a minimum of 2 months, preferably 3 months especially for visa processing in Russia. We will sometimes accommodate rush placement for a fee of 100 euros.

Methods of Payment:

1. Credit card payment online or by sending us this Data: Credit card, Number, Expiration date, Validation code, Signature; by scanning and jpg file to

2. BANK TRANSFER in Euros to:

BEST Programs
Open Bank
Plaza Manuel Gomez Moreno, 2; 28020 Madrid, Spain
IBAN: ES69 0073 0100 52 0473377294
Account Number: 0473377294
BIC/SWIFT (Bank Identification Code): OPENES MM
Fee Code: OUR
Please be sure to mention “sender´s name” and what the transfer is for.

All banking costs must be paid by the sender.

3. Paypal: Payments Area.

BEST requests that you notify us once you have made payment and send us a scanned copy of the transfer order, so that we can begin processing your application immediately. We will be on the alert for the transfer and confirm reception of it once received. Transfers can sometime take up to 5 days.