About eMigrate Project

eMigrate project is a transformational initiative of the Overseas Employment Division of MEA, Government of India, to automate the current emigration processes and eco-system. The ministry has undertaken this transformational e-governance program with a vision to transform emigration into a simple, transparent, orderly and humane process.

The eMigrate system fully automates the operations of offices of Protector of Emigrants (PoE) and Protector General of Emigrants (PGoE). Also all key stakeholders in the emigration lifecycle like Indian Missions, PGoE, PoE, Employers,Project Exporter, Recruiting Agents, Emigrants and Insurance Agencies are electronically linked on a common platform.

The key highlights of this system are:

  • Public website( http://www.emigrate.gov.in )

    The public website is for the general public to access the services offered by Overseas Employment Division of MEA. It is meant to be accessed by general public. Prospective Recruiting Agents (RA) can apply for registration. Prospective Employers and Project Exporters (PE) can apply for accreditation. Emigrant can also apply for direct Emigrant registration. In addition Emigrant grievance and Information about an Emigrant eventuality can be submitted on this website.
  • Restricted Website

    The Restricted Website is for all the Internal Users (PoE offices PGoE office, Indian Missions, Consulates, PBSK) and Partners (Registered Recruiting Agents, Project Exporters and Foreign Employers).
    The partners raise applications online for various services. The internal users process the applications received from partners through this website.
  • Integration with Passport System for validation of Emigrant's passport details
  • Online payment of application processing fee, if applicable
  • Integration with Insurance Companies Systems for validation of Pravasi Bhartiya Bima Yojna (PBBY) policy details
  • Use of Digital Signatures for ensuring source authentication, data integrity and ensuring non-repudiation of digitally signed documents
  • Electronic Emigration Clearance
  • Integration with Bureau of Immigation (BoI) system for validation of Emigrant's Emigration Clearance status at International Airport
  • Helpline to provide support to various users