A Student’s Permit may be granted to a non-Seychellois not being a visitor, who has been accepted to follow a course of study in an approved educational institution in Seychelles.

Child who is a Dependent of his/her parent in Seychelles or has attained the age of 18 years may also apply to continue to follow his course of study:

A Students permit does not allow its holder to work in Seychelles.

How to apply

Complete the form –Student’s Permit Application Form.

The application form is to be accompanied by the following documents:

  1. Documentary proof of acceptance from the Educational institution that you will be enrolled in;
  2. Documentary evidence of financial means of support for the duration of the course of study;
  3. Copy of passport bio data page of prospective student.
  4. Two recent passport photographs
  5. Proof of accommodation arrangement may be requested.
  6. A processing fee of SCR. 1,000/‐ is payable on submission of the application.
  7. Full Birth Certificate and Translation where necessary

On approval of the application the permit fee of SCR. 1,500/- is payable for one year or part thereof.