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Getting a Visa to Study in Malaysia


Studying abroad may be one of the most beneficial experiences for a student. To study in Malaysia you will need to apply for admission to an institution and a student visa from the Malaysian government. Use the helpful links below to find out more about the application process as well as the important things to remember once you are studying in Malaysia

New Students

The key to a successful study abroad experience lies in understanding the process from the start. Start planning now by exploring the 5 easy steps below which will explain the EMGS process. You can also find relevant checklists and answers to questions regarding the application process.


If you are in Malaysia as a tourist (holding a social pass), you will be required to exit the country before you apply for a student pass. Once your Visa Approval Letter has been issued, you may make arrangements to travel to Malaysia as a student.



5 Easy Steps to Study in Malaysia

Plan and understand the process by exploring the 5 easy steps.

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Required Documents

Read more to know about the list of documents needed for your visa application.

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Calculate Application Fees

The online fee calculator can assist you in working out the cost of your application.

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Photo Requirements

The photo is a vital part of the visa application. Learn more about the photo requirements here.

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Track Application Status

Track and get more information about the progress of your visa application.

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Travel to Malaysia

Learn more about what steps to take once you are ready to travel to Malaysia.

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Medical Screening

A medical screening is one of the requirements of your student visa application.

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Insurance Coverage

Medical insurance coverage is compulsory for all applying to study in Malaysia.

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5 Easy Steps to Study in Malaysia

Plan and understand the processes by exploring the 5 easy steps.

Learn More

Required Documents

Read more to know about the list of documents needed for your visa application.

Learn More

Calculate Application Fees

The online fee calculator can assist in working out the cost of your planning application.

Learn More

Photo Requirements

The photo is a vital part of the visa application. Learn more about the photo requirements here.

Learn More

Track Application Status

Track and get more information about the progress of your visa Application.

Learn More

Travel to Malaysia

Learn more about what steps to take once you are ready to travel to Malaysia.

Learn More

Medical Screening

A medical screening is one of the requirements of your student visa application.

Learn More

Insurance Coverage

Medical insurance coverage is compulsory for all applying to study in Malaysia.

Learn More

5 Easy Steps to Study in Malaysia

Plan and understand the processes by exploring the 5 easy steps.

Learn More

Required Documents

Read more to know about the list of documents needed for your visa application.

Learn More

Calculate Application Fees

The online fee calculator can assist in working out the cost of your planning application.

Learn More

Photo Requirements

The photo is a vital part of the visa application. Learn more about the photo requirements here.

Learn More

Track Application Status

Track and get more information about the progress of your visa Application.

Learn More

Travel to Malaysia

Learn more about what steps to take once you are ready to travel to Malaysia.

Learn More

Medical Screening

A medical screening is one of the requirements of your student visa application.

Learn More

Insurance Coverage

Medical insurance coverage is compulsory for all applying to study in Malaysia.

Learn More

Existing Students

EMGS provides a complete service to students who are already studying in Malaysia. Regardless of whether you want to renew your student pass, change your course or institution, or even progress to a higher education level, you can use EMGS as a channel to do so. Click on the options below to learn more.



Student Pass Renewal

If you have not completed your studies and your student pass is expiring, you will be required to extend your student pass to cover the remaining study period.

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Changing Your Course or Institution (Variation)

If you change your mind about the course you are studying or the institution you are studying in, you will be allowed to change through a ‘variation’ application.

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Academic Progression

If you have graduated from one level of study and would like to move on to a higher level, EMGS provides an easy channel for you to further your studies.

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iKad for International Students

The iKad is an identification card for foreign students in Malaysia and is issued only after the Student Pass is endorsed.

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Required Documents

Read more to know about the list of documents needed for your visa application.

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Photo Requirements

The photo is a vital part of the visa application. Learn more about the photo requirements here.

Learn More

Student Pass Renewal

If you have not completed your studies and your student pass is expiring, you will be required to extend your student pass to cover the remaining study period.

Learn More

Changing Your Course or Institution (Variation)

If you change your mind about the course you are studying or the institution you are studying in, you will be allowed to change through a ‘variation’ application.

Learn More

Academic Progression

If you have graduated from one level of study and would like to move on to a higher level, EMGS provides an easy channel for you to further your studies.

Learn More

iKad for International Students

The iKad is an identification card for foreign students in Malaysia and is issued only after the Student Pass is endorsed.

Learn More

Required Documents

Read more to know about the list of documents needed for your visa application.

Learn More

Photo Requirements

The photo is a vital part of the visa application. Learn more about the photo requirements here.

Learn More

Student Pass Renewal

If you have not completed your studies and your student pass is expiring, you will be required to extend your student pass to cover the remaining study period.

Learn More

Changing Your Course or Institution (Variation)

If you change your mind about the course you are studying or the institution you are studying in, you will be allowed to change through a ‘variation’ application.

Learn More

Academic Progression

If you have graduated from one level of study and would like to move on to a higher level, EMGS provides an easy channel for you to further your studies.

Learn More

iKad for International Students

The iKad is an identification card for foreign students in Malaysia and is issued only after the Student Pass is endorsed.

Learn More

Required Documents

Read more to know about the list of documents needed for your visa application.

Learn More

Photo Requirements

The photo is a vital part of the visa application. Learn more about the photo requirements here.

Learn More

Dependant Pass

Are you travelling with your family?


Members of a student’s immediate family can receive a Long Term Social Visit Pass to live with the student as long as the student has a valid Student Pass.


As a general rule, please note that a dependant pass is only applicable if the student is studying Bachelor’s degree or above. Certificate & Diploma level students are not allowed to bring in dependants.


Dependant

Learn more about what steps to take once you are ready to travel to Malaysia.

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Documents for Dependants

Read more to know about the list of documents needed for your Dependant pass application.

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Applicable Fees

Understand the fees required to process a dependant pass application.

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Dependant

Learn more about what steps to take once you are ready to travel to Malaysia.

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Required Documents

Read more to know about the list of documents needed for your Dependant pass application.

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Calculate Application Fees

Understand the fees required to process a dependant pass application.

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