Congratulations on your acceptance into SUNY Fredonia's study abroad program at the Foundation for Liberal and Management Education (FLAME) in Pune, India! The information below is in order of importance. Please follow the list accordingly.


Important Things To Do Immediately:

  1. FLAME Application
  2. Pay $750 non-refundable program deposit on-line
  3. Lifelong Learning Visiting Student Application (for non-SUNY students)
  4. Apply for a passport if you don't already have one. You can download the application at:

Registration Information:

  • SUNY Fredonia students- Get your PIN card from your adviser and register for INED 443.01, Study Abroad - FLAME, India. IMPORT
  • Other SUNY university students- Register for 12 credit hours at your home campus.
  • SUNY Community College students, and Non SUNY students - Complete the Lifelong Learning Visiting Student Application and submit that to the International Education Center at SUNY Fredonia. You will then need to register for register for a minimum of 12 credits of INED 443.01 Study Abroad - FLAME, India.
  • Meet with your advisor to discuss your program abroad. SUNY Fredonia students should take the International Course Approval form and the Course Advisement Form with you to your appointment with your advisor. Return copies of both to the International Education Center.

    Health Forms:

    All SUNY students are required to complete the Student Health Information form below. All SUNY students are required to have health insurance that covers them internationally. Please check with your insurance provider to verify your coverage. A copy of your insurance card and a letter from your insurance company stating your coverage abroad is required as proof of insurance. If you are not covered internationally, check space "B" on the Proof of Insurance Form.

    Financial Aid:

    If you plan to use financial aid to pay for your study abroad expenses, take the program budget and Financial Aid Arrangements form to the Financial Aid Office and speak with an advisor there.

    Additional Required Forms:

    SUNY Fredonia Students ONLY Forms:

    Visa Information:

    • All students are required for apply for a student visa (Long Stay). Visa information can be found on the Consulate General of India website
    • Get 4 passport photos for your visa application and student ID.


    Travel Information:


    You have the option of flying into Lohegaon Airport in Pune. In order to help coordinate travel, check the Academic Calendar to find the dates when class will be in session!



     Click here to find out more about FLAME

    Foundation for Liberal And Management Education
    Gat No. 1270, Taluka Mulshi  Village Lavle, Vadzai  Dist. Pune 411042



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