Singapore Study Visa

In Singapore, a student visa is called a "Student Pass." It lets people from other countries get an education in Singapore. Students who want to take a short course ending in 30 days do not need to apply for a student pass.

Documents Required before applying for student visa in Singapore are listed down

  • Your three-month minimum-validity, clearly readable, and up-to-date passport
  • Forms for student visas that have been fully completed — Form V36 and Form 16 (the primary applications for student passes) (for additional information on the applicant)
  • the authentic receipt proving you paid the visa application price
  • The letter of invitation from Singapore's IHL
  • Your bank statements proving that you have the means to pay for your studies in Singapore (both tuition fees and living expenses while studying)
  • If applying for a student loan, a bank loan sanction letter and evidence of investments are required, should the ICA so request.
  • Transcripts of any degrees, diplomas, or certificates you have earned from Indian- based institutions of higher learning

Process- Student Visa singapore

The application process for the student pass may vary depending on the institution or institute where you have been admitted once you have gathered the aforementioned documentation. To learn more about the requirements set forth by your preferred university, you can browse the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority of Singapore's official website. Following your successful registration for a Singapore Study Visa, your application will go through the major processes listed below

  • The processing of your visa will take a minimum of 15 days and a maximum of 4 weeks after you have filed your application for a student permit.
  • Depending on the university where you were accepted, the visa interview may not be required; in this case, the applicant will be alerted in advance.
  • The candidate will receive the final processed visa through courier, or they can pick it up in person from the Embassy.
  • Two months prior to the start of the academic year, the Singapore Student visa is then filed to the ICA.
  • If you're a student applying online, you can monitor the status of your visa request by checking in with your unique transaction reference number