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Spouse of Student Visa – R7B

R7B - Spouse of Student Visa is issued to spouse of international student in Nigeria

Visa Category

Temporary Residence Visa

Sub category



  • Spouse accompanying student
  • Requirements
  • Passport valid for at least 6 months with at least 2 blank visa pages for endorsement
  • Formal application for R7B Visa by the institution accepting Immigration Responsibility
  • Copy of spouse Residence Permit
  • Evidence of marriage
  • Evidence of funds to sustain the family
  • Visa Validity

    Valid for not more than 90 days from the date of issuance

    Permit Type and duration of Stay

    Residence Permit subject to validity of the principal

    Permited Activicties

    Reside in Nigeria as accompanying spouse to student

    Restricted Activicties

  • Not permitted for work
  • Permitted Visa Channels

  • Embassy
  • Important Note: