Embassy of India in Kigali


The Indian Embassy in Rwanda is a bilateral mission in Kigali and promotes Indian interests in Rwanda. The embassy of India also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Rwanda. The Indian Embassy in Kigali is headed by Oscar Kerketta - High Commissioner of India to Rwanda.


High Commission of India in Kigali, Rwanda - Villa 67, KG 9 Avenue - Nyarutarama - Kigali - Rwanda








Oscar Kerketta - High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday: 08.00-16.30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Rwanda require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Indian embassy in Kigali you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for India

For all Indian visa related matters contact the embassy in Kigali before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (hcikigali.gov.in) or contact the visa department by telephone or email hoc.kigali@mea.gov.in

Consulates of India in Rwanda

Next to the embassy in Kigali there could be additional Indian consulates located in Rwanda.

Please check below for the locations of the Indian consulates in Rwanda.

Indian Consulates in Rwanda

Next to the embassy in Kigali, India has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that India does not have any consulates located in Rwanda ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Indian Embassy in Kigali offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Rwanda to India as wel as for Indian citizens in Rwanda. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Indian nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.