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 GUIDELINES

​Student's visa

PRO provides essential assistance and support to international students to help them better adapt to life at Skyline. Among its many tasks is to help international students comply with immigration regulations during their time at the university.

New International Students with no UAE residence permit
Once an international student is accepted by SUC, the Marketing department sends the Student Visa Request Form to administration, which must be submitted along with one passport copy and eight passport-size photographs. Administration department after checking the documents forward the application to HRD/PRO. PRO then applies for the student's residence visa through the Department of Immigration in Sharjah. After the visa has been issued, the HRD sends intimation to Marketing along with scanned copy of visa. Marketing department will forward the scanned copy to student via email or fax.​

 BEFORE ARRIVAL

  1. Make travel reservations to the UAE as soon as possible.
  2. Notify Marketing department of flight details (flight number, airport, arrival date and time) through e-mail : admissions@skylineuniversity.ac.ae or fax : (971) 6 5441166.
  3. On your departure, pack all Skyline University College correspondence (letter of admission or transfer evaluation) and items of identification (valid passport and visa copy) in your carryon luggage.
  4. Present the visa copy at the Visa Collection Counter in the airport where you arrive (whether Sharjah or Dubai Airport ). The original copy will be placed there and can be collected by producing the copy of same.​

 AFTER ARRIVAL

  1. Look for the Skyline University College representative at the airport with your name board.
  2. You must visit HRD to submit your o​riginal visa and passport in order to stamp the permanent residence on your passport. The visa that you will pick up from the airport is valid only for 60 days from the date of entry.
  3. Make sure the visa processing fee has been paid along with other fee.​

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