Renewal of Study Visa in South Africa

RENEWAL OF STUDY VISA:

YOUR STUDY VISA NEEDS TO STAY VALID FOR 60 DAYS

Application Process through VFS

  • Application is made online: http://www.vfsglobal.com/dha/southafrica/  - please browse the website and familiarise yourself with the process
  • Schedule an appointment only once you have all supporting documents
  • Application Fees :  VFS is charging R 1 350 for facilitating services and the DHA renewal Fee remains R 425 = R 1 775
  • Payment options : Best to do payment at VFS with scheduled appointment to  submit application
  • Documents not to be older than six months 
  • Passport & Visa must be certified
  • Documents to support the visa renewal:
    • Passport valid for no less than 30 days after expiry of intended studies
    • Police clearance certificate from South Africa
    • Medical Certificate & Radiological Report
    • Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate if from yellow fever region
    • Official letter confirming continued studies, including undertaking from Linda
    • Proof of financial means (3 months SA bank statement)
    • Proof of Medical cover registered with the SA Council for Medical Schemes in terms of the Medical Schemes Act, 1998 and paid for the full 12 months of 2015

 

With your appointment and application being accepted, Biometrics are taken

Contact : Linda Uys,  Wilcocks Building,  Room 3011,  Victoria Street, Stellenbosch
Tel:      +27 (0) 21 808 4628    Cell:     082 816 5694              email: lu@sun.ac.za
Fax:      +27 (0) 21 808 3799

 

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