A Student visa is required by a non-Botswana national in order to study in one of Botswana’s learning institutions.
Applications for a residency permit will only be processed after the student has completed on-campus registration
Please note that Botswana does not issue a Study Permit, therefore your residence permit is your study permit.
Processing time may take up to 8 week(s) from filing the application.
You can bring spouse and kids with you.
The general application process is ;
Find a course in an approved educational institution of Botswana
Contact the university and initiate your application process.
Find out the requirements from the university to get the acceptance/admission letter.
Get the acceptance/registration letter from the university in Botswana
Prepare your visa application and gather other required documents for it.
Apply for a student visa online and prepare to move to Botswana
6 - 8 weeks
4 Eligibility Requirements
6 Document Required
Talent gain & drain map of 2015-2019 data. Sourced from World Bank Digital Development Data.
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