Embassy of India Student Hub

COVID-19 Site

Alerts | Advisories | Instructions | Resources


To ensure your health, safety, and well-being, the India Student Hub requests all students/scholars in the United States to comply with any instructions/advisories from local authorities, follow CDC and WHO guidelines including recommendations to practice social distancing, avoid non-essential domestic/international travel, and review the latest advisories issued by the India Student Hub, the Embassy of India, Government of India, the United States Department of Homeland Security, the CDC, or the government of any transit city/state/nation prior to commencing any unavoidable travel. This is effective until further notice. For questions e-mail covid19@ishubus.com.

You are not alone.

We know this is a stressful time, filled with uncertainty. As we navigate these uncharted waters, the Embassy of India Student Hub, Washington D.C., stands ready to support you and your peers to the maximum extent that our resources allow.

On this page, you will find essential information from your Embassy as well as ways to get involved and mitigate the risk to your physical and mental health during the pandemic.

We've established a non-emergency 'Peer Support Line' to assist Indian students during the COVID-19 crisis.

Accessible by e-mail.

Read advisories specially written for students and access subpages with relevant information and guides.

Addressing issues and advising on predicaments ranging from University closures and housing, to travel and visa status.

Vande Bharat Mission now in Phase 5

Travel to India during the COVID-19 pandemic is facilitated through special flights run by Air India.

The Embassy of India Student Hub has created a dedicated page for students to find information and answers to a plethora of frequently asked questions. Please visit this page to access detailed information on making preparations for travel to India, what to expect, and how to book flights.

Tomorrow's leaders, today.

The Embassy of India Student Hub invites students to submit ideas to combat COVID-19. We welcome new approaches, technologies, and tools. Details and format available on our Submit Ideas! page.

Express your gratitude, joy, and creativity with a simple phone camera and go viral with #FromMyRoom positivity.

Share a talent or a social distancing tip in 45-seconds or less.

As courses move online, the India Student Hub brings you tips to succeed working in a virtual world.

Participate in weekly India Student Hub campus-wide 'Gupshup' Zoom calls.

#StayHome and #StayPut so #IndiaFightsCorona is successful and the world can combat this pandemic. Join us as we say, #ThanksHealthHeros.