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Student Visa – R7A

R7A - Student Visa is issued for the purpose of schooling in Nigeria

Visa Category

Temporary Residence Visa

Sub category



  • International Students
  • Requirements
  • Passport valid for expected duration of study with at least 2 blank visa pages for endorsement
  • Admission Leer from an accredited institution
  • Formal application for R7A Visa by the Institution accepting Immigration Responsibility
  • Proof of payment of required minimum tuition fee
  • Visa Validity

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

    Permit Type and duration of Stay

    Residence Permit 2 years. Renewable

    Permited Activicties

    To school in Nigeria

    Restricted Activicties

  • Not permitted for work
  • Permitted Visa Channels

  • Embassy
  • Important Note: