Student Visa

Cost of Living
Talent Migration


You can apply for a study visa if you are planning to come to Albania to undertake a course of study for more than 3 months.

A student visa is issued to foreigners who wish to reside in Albania for longer than 90 days with the intention of attending a school in the country.

An Albania student visa is a Visa Type ‘D’ or Long-stay visa.

The Visa Type ‘D’ is issued to individuals who wish to enter Albania and reside in the territory for longer than 90 days. The visa issued to the foreigner may allow single, double, or multiple entries into Albania.

Processing time may take up to 8 weeks from filing the application.

You can bring your spouse and kids with you.

The general application process is:

  1. Find a course in an approved educational institution of Albania.

  2. Contact the university and initiate your application process.

  3. Find out the requirements from the university to get the acceptance/admission letter.

  4. Get the acceptance/registration letter from the university in Albania.

  5. Prepare your visa application and gather other required documents for it.

  6. Apply for a student visa online and prepare to move to Albania.



12 months



60 Month(s)



Based on reciprocity.


Processing time

6 - 8 weeks




What are eligibility requirements for the Student Visa?

6 Eligibility Requirements

  • You must have a valid passport, min. of six months after arrival in Albania.
  • You must obtain a Letter of Acceptance from the college enrolled at.
  • You must show evidence of financial support to stay and study in Canada.
  • You should be of good character.
  • You must have valid travel health insurance in Albania.
  • You need to pay the visa fee.

Which documents do I need to apply for the Student Visa?

6 Document Required

  • Visa application form, completed and signed.
  • Passport or travel document copy.
  • Letter of Acceptance from where you intend to study.
  • Proof of financial support for your studies and stay in Albania.
  • Copies of travel health insurance.
  • Receipt of visa fee payment.

Talent Migration data for Albania

Talent gain & drain map of 2015-2019 data. Sourced from World Bank Digital Development Data.

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