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UAE 4 requirements to obtain this visa for those coming from abroad
UAE 4 requirements to obtain this visa for those coming from abroad

The government of the United Arab Emirates has identified four basic requirements to apply for a “student visa” for international students coming from abroad to enroll in universities, colleges and higher education institutions in the UAE.

The requirements are an official acceptance letter from one of the universities accredited in the country, if the student is a newcomer, a certificate of continuity of study for old students, a medical fitness test from one of the government medical centers in the Emirates, and a sponsor for the student’s visa, either the university itself, a parent or a relative, and finally Final approval of the visa application by the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs.

She stated that the student's visa is issued for a period of one year only, renewable for a similar period after submitting an official proof of continuity of study issued by a higher education institution in the UAE, where the student is studying.

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