A copy of your valid passport
A certified copy of your birth certificate
Your FAA 2nd Class Medical is required for training, however we can schedule this appointment for you upon your arrival in the USA. (To find an FAA Medical Examiner go to www.faa.gov/pilots/amelocator/
NOTE: It truly is best that you obtain the FAA medical as early as possible to determine your fitness for flight. Most people pass the physical without a problem, but there is no reason to continue with the enrollment process if you are not physically fit for flying
Proof of Financial Ability (This proof is primarily for the Embassy. They require you to show that you have all available finances to cover your ENTIRE training process with us.)
Fill out our Application here
Copy of current pilot certificates from your country if you have any. If you have a foreign pilot certificate, you will need to start the process of obtaining an FAA Private Pilot’s License based on your foreign pilot certificate. (click here for further information / instructions)
$250 Enrollment Fee (nonrefundable & part of the application process in Step 5.)
$2200 Deposit for Housing, Transportation & Ground School Course Enrollment (refundable if you do not start training & also available online).
Based on this information, if you meet our requirements, we will forward you a letter of acceptance and a SEVIS generated I-20, and other enrollment materials. Then you:
Check the I-20 for errors and contact us to correct them if there are any errors.
Pay the fee to the U.S government to process your M-1 student visa request. This can be done at the
I-901 fee processing website
– If you are an Indian citizen, complete the following U.S. Visa forms:
– These forms are also located here at the U.S. State Department website
NOTE: the exact passport photo specifications are mentioned on the DS-156.
Set up an appointment with the nearest U.S. Embassy office to be interviewed for the M-1 Visa.
Look here for the nearest U.S. Embassy office near you