Student Visa from India to South Africa

Student Visa from India to South Africa Description

  • The student visa is issued to Indians who intend to study in one of the academic institutions in South Africa.
  • Studying in South Africa is easy for foreigners.  it will usually take three years of full-time study to complete a bachelor's degree, and one or two years to complete a master's degree.
  • A letter of acceptance from the institution you have applied is required. The letter should be written on the company’s letterhead and state the course and duration of the study.
  • An undertaking by the registrar of the chosen educational institution to grant proof of registration as contemplated in the relevant legislation within 60 days of registration.
  • Students are required to provide proof of sufficient funds. A student is required to have at least  R2,714 per month to cover financial needs.
  • If you are over the age of 18 years, you are required to submit a police clearance certificate not older than 6 months.
  • For applicants under the age of 18 years, an unabridged original copy of your birth certificate is required.
  • A certificate of yellow fever vaccination should be provided.
  • International students are allowed to work part-time as long as it does not interfere with your study.
  • Certificates and transcripts from previously attended school should be submitted during the application process.

Student Visa from India to South Africa Requirements

  • An Indian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Passport-size photographs (35 mm x 45 cm).
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support
  • Proof of accommodation
  • Copy of return flight ticket
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country, e.g. verification from applicant’s employer.
  • A police report showing the traveler does not have a criminal record.
  • Medical Insurance to cover duration of entire stay. 
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
Validity: more than 90 days
Processing Time: 4-6 weeks
Cost: Not available

South African High Commission in New Delhi, India --- B18 Vasant Marg Vasant Vihar New Delhi 110 057 India


(+91) 11 2614 9411 to 20

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