Who needs a VISA to visit Qatar?

This information will be available in 2024.

Poster presenters from the call for abstracts must submit a proof of VISA at least 20 days before the congress, otherwise their presentation will be withdrawn (deadline 2024-10-04 included).

Visa-free entry or e-visa?

The visa requirements for visiting Qatar depend on the nationality of the traveler and the purpose of the visit, please check here:


Mandatory health insurance

We recommend all travellers visiting the State of Qatar to have a valid health insurance policy covering Qatar’s medical facilities. Those who don’t already have an insurance policy are welcome to purchase one on arrival in the State of Qatar.

➜ For more information on travel insurance, click here (Ministry of Public Health).