Student Permit are issued to foreigners authorizing a person to study at local Secondary, Tertiary, Vocational Institutions or Universities. This section gives you an overview on how to apply for an student permit.
New application for:
The Department will consider applications for the extension of permits on merit.
Existing student permit holders.
Prepare your documents, we need:
Copy of applicants bio-data page
Two (2) passport size photo
Applicant’s Request Letter
Local Police Report [over 18years old for any foreign student who has studied for 12 months or more in Fiji]
Acceptance Letter [from Institution/School]
Letter of Support [from Local Guardian/Local Sponsor]
Fees (secondary/tertiary school students over 18years)
Copy of Vaccination Card
Any foreigner wishing to study and reside in Fiji will need to apply for a permit on the prescribed form to the Director of Immigration.
Your fees may include the application, issue Forms, Publications & Fees (immigration.gov.fj)and bond fees
Dependents of the principal applicants (permit holders under this category) may apply for co-extensive permits to reside with the principal applicant.
Actual processing times may vary due to individual circumstances including:
We will let you know when the decision is made on your application through email.