Can a foreigner live in India?
(i) All foreigners (including foreigners of Indian origin) visiting India on long term (more than 180 days) Student Visa, Medical Visa, Research Visa, Employment Visa, Missionary Visa and Project Visa are required to get themselves registered with the Foreigners Regional Registration Officer (FRRO)/ Foreigners
Can I live in India with British passport?
What Visas and Paperwork Do You Need? British citizens are required to get an e-TV (tourist visa) to enter India. If you are staying in India for more than 180 days you will need to register at the Foreigners Regional Registration Office (FRRO) within 14 days of arriving in the country.