Questions tagged [student-visa]

Questions regarding visas for studying in a foreign country.

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Can I apply again for a student visa and what are the chances?

I had an interview about 2 years back for the student visa for the USA from Nepal. At the time I trusted the consultancy and it gave me the I-20 telling me that I am admitted to the college and went ...
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Language restrictions in France?

I'm going to pursue a Master's course in France starting in September 2018. After going through several websites, it seems that speaking French is important and I'm trying to learn (I joined a ...
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B1/B2 visa change status to F1 (2018). Need advice?

Please help me with some questions I came to the US on September 21, 2017 on a B2 visa. My I-94 expires on March 20, 2018, after 6 months here. Now, I would like to take a short term course here. I ...
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Can I do a short internship in the Netherlands with my French titre de séjour?

I was doing my Master's in France and currently hold a titre de séjour (student visa or residence permit) with which I can travel around the Schengen area. As part of my Master's thesis, I got a 6-...
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Since and until when can I stay in China using a student visa?

Suppose that you apply for a language program that lasts from 2018-03-10 to 2018-07-20. You are going to apply for the student visa (X2) to stay during the period. However, I'm sure the legal stay ...
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Tier-4 extension in the UK - Can I apply for premium service without passport?

I had applied for extending my tier 4 visa but failed to submit my bank statements. I do have the required funds for the required period, but my mistake was in not submitting the documents the first ...
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Does entering by a student visa and not attending the school cause the future ban of the entry in China?

If you attend a short-term language program in China (usually about 16 to 18 weeks), you apply for a student visa, which is valid for 6 months. However, many universities let you pay the tuition fee ...
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I was dismissed from my university. Do I need a new F1 visa?

I am a foreign citizen and was studying in the US. I was dismissed from my university in June 2017. My SEVIS record was terminated in October for a failure to enrol in new classes. I have now been ...
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F2 Visa - Universities that offer online Master's in CS

I am on an F1 visa in the United States working at Amazon as a software engineer in Seattle. I am going to get married in 2 months. My partner would come on F2 visa. She is a software engineer in ...
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Can a cousin be my financial sponsor to obtain long term Spain student visa?

I have been accepted in an institute in Barcelona for a 1-year long course. I now have to apply for a long term Spanish student visa in India. One of the documents required for visa purpose is ...
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Can a student upload youtube videos from their home country while on F1 visa?

A student is in the USA on a student F1 visa. While he/she is studying can they make videos and send them to their parents/siblings in their home country so that they(parents/siblings) can upload them ...
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NZ PR rejected, will it affect Australian Student Visa subclass 500?

My father had applied for New Zealand PR for himself and the family last year but unfortunately, the PR application was rejected due to insufficient points. I got accepted into The University of ...
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F1-Visa application: Changing university after submission of application

I am in the process of obtaining an F1 student visa for the US. Here is my situation: I submitted my DS160 (On 23 November 2017) Scheduled an appointment (For 20 December 2017) Payed the SEVIS fee ...
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How to legally stay in Hong Kong and keep working at my company while it has no office in HK?

My company has an office in Singapore and I really love working with them. We have flexible working hours, can work remotely, can work from another country. But I really want to move to Hong Kong ...
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Genuine Student Rule for Tier 4 Applications

Does it hurt a Tier 4 applicant's credibility if their spouse is already a UK resident?
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Tier 4 Visa application

I am planning on applying for a Tier 4 visa to do a Master's degree in medicine in the UK. Will two previous UK visit visa refusals have a negative affect on my application? My husband is a resident ...
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Is IELTS/TOEFL/German language proficiency score required for German student visa for PhD?

I have received a PhD admission from the Max Planck Institute. I have been collaborating with researchers there for a year as a part of my Bachelor's thesis and before that, I was a research intern ...
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Do I need to disclose pending DUI charges in application for Australian student visa

I'm applying for a student visa in Australia and I'm facing DUI charges in the US. Not convicted yet, but had to leave the States due to family emergency. I had a court date but missed it. Being an ...
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Switching between a Schengen visa and a residence permit in Germany

So the situation is as follows: I am from the USA. I entered the Schengen Area on August 6, 2017. I applied for a German language course that runs from October 16, 2017 through December 12, 2017. I ...
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How does age and employment affect study visa decision?

If someone is unemployed and 40yo, can he get a student visa in Canada? How does the situation compare, ff he has a, Masters offer PhD offer I am refused twice. To me, possible reason could be I ...
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Canadian study permit refusal

I am a citizen of country 'P'(in South Asia), applied from the country 'Q'(in EU) where I was studying. Previous refusal (2017) disclosed and noted. PA (34), married with one minor child intend ...
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Tier 4 dependent visa refused - Administrative review guidance needed

I have been doing my PhD from Newcastle university since 2013. I got married in October 2016. I went back to Pakistan to get married and stayed until December and then came back to finish my PhD. ...
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J1 visa 2-year waiver question

I had a 1-year J1 visa with a 2-year waiver in 2013-2014, and worked in the USA. The program was funded by my home university. I am a Singapore citizen. I have not gone back to the US until now (2017)...
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I'm older than the Polish study visa age limit; what can I do?

I recently received a confirmation letter from university of Lodz in Poland and while I was preparing for my VISA application I found out that there is an age limit in the embassy website for my ...
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Do I need a TB test for my Tier 4 uk visa?

I finished an international foundation year in the UK and came back to Nigeria to apply for my 3-year Visa in the main university. According to the gov.uk site which states: You won’t need a TB test "...
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Should a non EU student with an EU state study visa still apply for a study visa of another EU country?

I am a South Korean university student studying in Finland holding a Finnish student visa. I am going to Portugal for Erasmus semester and will be staying there for 4 months. Should I obtain a ...
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How to prove Means of Subsistence for two years of graduate school in Europe?

I'm a US citizen who applied for graduate school in Italy this year. I was accepted, but am deferring my enrollment till next year and working this year because I know I won't be able to meet the ...
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U.K. Student visa application declaration

I went for my visa appointment today and the office did not ask me to sign any paper. In my printed visa application, I forgot to sign the declaration on page 2 and 10. But when I remembered after 1-2 ...
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Can I use fast track for a 3-year UK visa given my history?

I applied in 2015 for a tier 4 visa to study in the UK. I got refused due to insufficient funds (The real reason is that I didn't leave the money in the bank for 28 days). So I applied again last year ...
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U.K. Student visa refusal

I was given 30/30 and 10/10 points for the application but was refused because it says there has been no evidence of support from my parents for me to travel because I'm under 18. However in the visa ...
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Will I be able to enter other country again?

I'm from Venezuela and currently i'm looking forward to study abroad (it could be either Spain or USA) however I'm really really scared because last year i had a pretty big problem at immigration on ...
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France long stay student visa refusals

I have applied three times for a student visa and each time was refused for the same reasons: you have not provided sufficient evidence to enable the consular authority that your stay in France for ...
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UK Short Term Study Visa

While applying for UK short term study visa for a period of three months, I came across this question: "Total Monthly Income from savings, properties or other income, for example from stocks and ...
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Would not mentioning my boyfriend in my tier 4 application be seen as deception by UK immigration?

I will soon be applying for my Tier 4 and have hired the services of this "UK visa advisor" in my country in order to get things done correctly and efficently. Thing is, I have a boyfriend in the UK ...
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Got Canadian student visa without medical done!

I got a Canadian student visa but no medical done yet. I got my passport with visa stamp. Is this okay? Am I going to have any problem later when I arrive in Canada? I got my admission for Fall 2017 ...
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Is there a type of French visa to bridge the gap between two visas?

My wife (Chinese, currently staying in France on a student visa, titre de séjour) and I (German, living in Germany), after applying for a German visa for family reunification to live together in ...
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Do schools in the USA accept a Student for Grade 12 when he's completed his A1 level (Grade 11 in the UK)?

My family is planning to move to San Francisco and I was just wondering if I'd be accepted into Grade 12 there, after having completed Grade 11(A1 Levels) from the British Council or will I have to ...
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F2 Visa for Syrian

I am planing to apply for F1 visa since I got my I-20 today. My spouse and child will apply for F2 (They got their I-20s too). However, my spouse is Syrian (My child and I are not). Although my ...
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Possible delay in F1 visa approval : What can I do? [closed]

I have been accepted into the PhD program offered by the Molecular and Cell Biology department at a US university and I am supposed to join this August. My F1 visa appointment is on 25th July. Now ...
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Regarding student visa:— What does it mean when visa officer asks ''What is the scope of your course''?

I have to attend a student-visa interview after a few days. I applied to a Master programme in Informatics Engineering. What does it mean when visa officer asks the following question regarding the ...
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Applying for a student visa in France. I have a question regarding a previous visa and stay in Germany [closed]

I am a chemical engineer and I have plans for Master studies in France. I already have approval from the University and now it's time to apply for a student visa. I am from Tunisia by the way. I ...
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Using old F1 visa due to Administrative Processing

I recently applied at the American Embassy, New Delhi, for a new F1 visa for my PhD program. After the interview, my passport was collected by the embassy and my case was put under Administrative ...
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F1 visa DS 160: Contact person in home country

I'm a student from China who is attending a PhD program in the US. I got my BS from the US, but in the DS 160 form, two additional points of contact from China are required. However, since I did my ...
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Australian student, travelling the Schengen area before studying in Germany, need advice on visa

I am an Australian who has recently been accepted into a Berlin University. I will be travelling around Spain and Portugal for a month and a half, and then travelling to Albania and Croatia for a few ...
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Student Visa - Refugee

Im Indian and I had a "refugee status" in Brazil for 1 month.Now im in India.There is no marks in my passport other than Indian & Brazil immigration stamp.Will it be a problem if i apply for a ...
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can I use an unexpired student visa to enroll in the next academic year?

I currently hold a one year student visa and a permesso di soggoirno which will all expire in October 2017. The student visa was issued to me last academic year but the DOV of my diploma was delayed ...
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Applying for a Student visa in Hungary?

I have found my self in a very confusing situation and I really need to plan quickly. I'm an Iranian citizen and I've been admitted in CEU in Budapest for a one year course starting from September. ...
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How to work on the cited reasons for the refusal of visa?

My visa application for a study permit has been refused yesterday. They are citing the reason that I won't leave Canada after my stay because of my current employment situation. My plan and ...
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German Residence Permit: Extending it for a University Application Period [closed]

I am an Indian undergraduate student living in Germany, and I came here to work on a research project which my undergraduate thesis is based on. My home university, however, is in India and I graduate ...
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How do I correct an error on my submitted IMM 5710E form for my Canadian Post Graduate Work Permit Application?

I would like some urgent advice. I recently submitted my PGWP application (on the 8th of May) to IRCC, I applied online. I am yet to hear back from them. However, I realized that I have made an error ...