Completed application form. Valid passport (valid for six months after date of return. Six passport size photographs (45mm X 35mm) Letter from college or university confirming enrollment (only for students) Bank statements up to six months (for students) Medical clearing certificate. Police clearing certificate. Certificate showing skills and abilities issued by the testing authority (for worker visa)
Priority processing times: Approximately 3-5 working days. Normal processing times: Approximately 15 -20 working days
When should you apply for the visa?
Most of the students do not realize that how long the process will take and do not leave enough time. Thus it is important to apply just before you intend to begin your course. Apply for the visa almost up to three months before the start of your course. Research and plan well before applying for the visa.
• Produce documents showing your finances and qualifications.
• Take an English language test.
1- Short course:
You can apply if your age is above 18 years. The duration of this course is six months but you can extend your visa if you want to join an English language course.
2- Long term course:
You can apply for this course if you are above 16 years and the duration of this course is about 3 to 4 years. Visa for long course is issued when you meet certain eligibility criteria.