Admission Global

Cyprus Visa and Immigration For Students

Every student needs to be in possession with the relevant permit issued from the Civil Archive and also Migration Department. The student visa is issued to get a specific educational establishment. In case with the foreign student deciding to improve an educational establishment, one must then have a new residence let.

School attendance will be compulsory and worries the programmes and also disciplines of study approved from the Ministry of Schooling and Culture.

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Admission process

Candidates – Nationals associated with other countries

International students through non EU countries require a student visa with regard to entry to Cyprus. Student visas are issued and then full-time international college students. A full-time student is one that takes no less than 12 credits inside a semester.

Student visas could be issued either through an Embassy/ Higher Commission/ Consulate from the Republic of Cyprus within the candidate's home country or through the Migration Department within Cyprus.

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Student Visas issued by the Migration Department in Cyprus

Note:

Normally, foreign students through non EU countries aren't allowed to work throughout their study in Cyprus. Exceptions are created by the Government from the Republic of Cyprus for several courses for that working permits might be issued to allow practical training throughout the summer vacations.

The foreign student has got the right to request to Cyprus his/her buddies and relatives through abroad as visitors under condition he/she may secure a financial institution deposit of three hundred Cyprus Pound for every invited person.

For more info please call towards the Civil Archive as well as Migration Department (tel.: +357-22-403933/4/5, fax: +357-22-403948)

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International students from China, India, Pakistan, Sri-Lanka and Bangladesh will need to apply for a student visa from the Cyprus Embassy / Consulate from their country of origin.

Student Visa Requirements for Indian Students

You will need to apply for a student visa from the Cyprus Embassy in New Delhi. The Embassy will be open to students from 10.00-13.00 Monday to Friday. During the interview students must have with them the following documents:

  1. Original and attested copy of 10th and 12th Certificates and Marksheets.
  2. Original letter and copy from the sponsor's bank (in English) confirming that the sponsor (mother or father) has sufficient funds to finance the student's fees and living expenses in Cyprus.
  3. Original letter and copy of good conduct (in English) from the police authorities in the student's country of residence indicating clear criminal record.
  4. Valid passport and copy of relevant pages.
  5. Acceptance letter from Cyprus College.
  6. The receipts indicating payments to Cyprus College.
  7. Visa fee of 500 Rps upon issuance of a student visa.

For successful applicants the Embassy will attest the certified copies of the above documents.

  1. Students will need to show the copies attested by the Embassy when arriving at the Immigration Office at Larnaca airport.
  2. You must declare a total amount of €5,100 in college receipts and cash otherwise you may not be allowed to enter the country. Provided you have submitted the tuition fees for the first semester of €2,200 and the International Student Guarantee of €340 you then need to have with you at least €2,550 in cash to cover personal expenses (meals, books, accommodation etc).
  3. The receipts indicating payments to Cyprus College.
  4. Copy of the acceptance letter from the Office of Admissions.
  5. A valid passport.
  6. Return air ticket to country of origin.
Contact Details of Cyprus High Commission in New Delhi
Address:
Cyprus High Commission in New Delhi
106, Jor Bagh,
New Delhi - 110003,
India

Tel: (11) 24697503, 24697508
Fax: (11) 24628828

Student Visa Requirements for Chinese Students

You will need to apply for a student visa from the Cyprus Embassy in Beijing. The Embassy will be open to students from 10.00-13.00 Monday to Friday. During the interview students must have with them the following documents:

  1. Original and attested copy Senior Middle School Certificate and Marksheets.
  2. Original letter and copy from the sponsor's bank (in English) confirming that the sponsor (mother or father) has sufficient funds to finance the student's fees and living expenses in Cyprus.
  3. Original letter and copy of good conduct (in English) from the police authorities in the student's country of residence indicating clear criminal record.
  4. Valid passport and copy of relevant pages.
  5. Acceptance letter from Cyprus College.
  6. Copy of entry permit sent by Cyprus College.
  7. The receipts indicating payments to Cyprus College.
  8. Visa fee upon issuance of a student visa (The exact cost needs to be verified from the Embassy or Consulate)

For successful applicants the Embassy will attest the certified copies of the above documents.

Arrival Check List

  1. Students will need to show the copies attested by the Embassy when arriving at the Immigration Office at Larnaca airport.
  2. You must declare a total amount of €5,100 in college receipts and cash otherwise you may not be allowed to enter the country. Provided you have submitted the tuition fees for the first semester of €2,200 and the International Student Guarantee of €340 you then need to have with you at least €2,550 in cash to cover personal expenses (meals, books, accommodation etc).
  3. The receipts indicating payments to Cyprus College.
  4. Copy of the acceptance letter from the Office of Admissions.
  5. A valid passport.
  6. Return air ticket to country of origin.
Contact Details of Cyprus Embassy in Beijing

Address:
Embassy of the Republic of Cyprus in the People's Republic of China
2-13-2, Ta Yuan Diplomatic Office Bldg
14 Liang Ma He Nan Lu
Chaoyang District, Beijing 100600
People's Republic of China

Tel: 008610 65325057, 65325059
Fax: 00861065324244
Email: cyembpek@public3.bta.net.cn

Student Visa Requirements for Pakistan Students

You will need to apply for a student visa from the Cyprus Honorary Consul in Islamabad or Karachi. The Immigration Authorities send officers two weeks prior the beginning of classes for this purpose. During the interview students must have with them the following documents:

  1. Original and attested copy of 10th and 12th Certificates and Marksheets.
  2. Original letter and copy from the sponsor's bank (in English) confirming that the sponsor (mother or father) has sufficient funds to finance the student's fees and living expenses in Cyprus.
  3. Original letter and copy of good conduct (in English) from the police authorities in the student's country of residence indicating clear criminal record.
  4. Valid passport and copy of relevant pages.
  5. Acceptance letter from Cyprus College.
  6. Copy of entry permit sent by Cyprus College.
  7. The receipts indicating payments to Cyprus College.
  8. Visa fee upon issuance of a student visa (The exact cost needs to be verified from the Embassy or Consulate)

For successful applicants the Embassy will attest the certified copies of the above documents.

Arrival Check List
  1. Students will need to show the copies attested by the Consulate when arriving at the Immigration Office at Larnaca airport.
  2. You must declare a total amount of €5,100 in college receipts and cash otherwise you may not be allowed to enter the country. Provided you have submitted the tuition fees for the first semester of €2,200 and the International Student Guarantee of €340 you then need to have with you at least €2,550 in cash to cover personal expenses (meals, books, accommodation etc).
  3. The receipts indicating payments to Cyprus College.
  4. Copy of the acceptance letter from the Office of Admissions.
  5. A valid passport.
  6. Return air ticket to country of origin.
Contact Details of Cyprus Honorary Consul in Islamabad

Address:
Honorary Consul - General of the Republic of Cyprus - Islamabad
Mr. Mian Habib Ullah
House 8, Street 71, F-8/3
Islamabad
Pakistan

Tel: (009251) 5480156, 5476910
Fax: (009251) 5472755
E-mail: dmtm@apollo.net.pk , hcgcyprus@yahoo.com

Contact Details of Cyprus Honorary Consul in Karachi
Address:
Honorary Consul - General of the Republic of Cyprus - Karachi
Mr. Kamal Chinoy
Hakimsons Bldg
19, West Wharf Road
Karachi 74000
Pakistan

Tel: (009221) 2313508
Fax: (009221) 2314260, 2564614

E-mail: kchinoy@pakcables.com

Student Visa Requirements for Sri-Lanka Students

You will need to apply for a student visa from the Cyprus Honorary Consul in Colombo. The Immigration Authorities send officers two weeks prior the beginning of classes for this purpose. During the interview students must have with them the following documents:

  1. Original and attested copy of 10th and 12th Certificates and Marksheets.
  2. Original letter and copy from the sponsor's bank (in English) confirming that the sponsor (mother or father) has sufficient funds to finance the student's fees and living expenses in Cyprus.
  3. Original letter and copy of good conduct (in English) from the police authorities in the student's country of residence indicating clear criminal record.
  4. Valid passport and copy of relevant pages.
  5. Acceptance letter from Cyprus College.
  6. Copy of entry permit sent by Cyprus College.
  7. The receipts indicating payments to Cyprus College.
  8. Visa fee upon issuance of a student visa (The exact cost needs to be verified from the Embassy or Consulate)

For successful applicants the Embassy will attest the certified copies of the above documents.

Arrival Check List
  1. Students will need to show the copies attested by the Consulate when arriving at the Immigration Office at Larnaca airport.
  2. You must declare a total amount of €5,100 in college receipts and cash otherwise you may not be allowed to enter the country. Provided you have submitted the tuition fees for the first semester of €2,200 and the International Student Guarantee of €340 you then need to have with you at least €2,550 in cash to cover personal expenses (meals, books, accommodation etc).
  3. The receipts indicating payments to Cyprus College.
  4. Copy of the acceptance letter from the Office of Admissions.
  5. A valid passport.
  6. Return air ticket to country of origin.
Contact Details of Cyprus Honorary Consul in Colombo
Address:
Honorary Consul - General of the Republic of Cyprus
Mrs. Sicille Priya Carmini Kotelawala
16th Floor, Ceylinco Seylan Towers
90, Galle Road, Colombo 3
Sri Lanka

Tel: (00941) 456650/51, 74701650/51
Fax: (00941) 452655

E-mail: sicille@ceygroup.com.lk

Student Visa Requirements for Bangladeshi Students

You will need to apply for a student visa from the Cyprus Honorary Consul in Dhaka. The Immigration Authorities send officers two weeks prior the beginning of classes for this purpose. During the interview students must have with them the following documents:

  1. Original and attested copy of 10th and 12th Certificates and Marksheets.
  2. Original letter and copy from the sponsor's bank (in English) confirming that the sponsor (mother or father) has sufficient funds to finance the student's fees and living expenses in Cyprus.
  3. Original letter and copy of good conduct (in English) from the police authorities in the student's country of residence indicating clear criminal record.
  4. Valid passport and copy of relevant pages.
  5. Acceptance letter from Cyprus College.
  6. Copy of entry permit sent by Cyprus College.
  7. The receipts indicating payments to Cyprus College.
  8. Visa fee upon issuance of a student visa (The exact cost needs to be verified from the Embassy or Consulate)

For successful applicants the Embassy will attest the certified copies of the above documents.

Arrival Check List
  1. Students will need to show the copies attested by the Consulate when arriving at the Immigration Office at Larnaca airport.
  2. You must declare a total amount of €5,100 in college receipts and cash otherwise you may not be allowed to enter the country. Provided you have submitted the tuition fees for the first semester of €2,200 and the International Student Guarantee of €340 you then need to have with you at least €2,550 in cash to cover personal expenses (meals, books, accommodation etc).
  3. The receipts indicating payments to Cyprus College.
  4. Copy of the acceptance letter from the Office of Admissions.
  5. A valid passport.
  6. Return air ticket to country of origin.
Contact Details of Cyprus Honorary Consul in Colombo

Address:
Honorary Consul of the Republic of Cyprus
Mr. Shahab Sattar
8, Kemal Ataturk Avenue
Banani C/A, Dhaka 1213
Bangladesh

Tel: (008802) 8823845-9
Fax: (008802) 8826115