Student Permit

Cost of Living
Talent Migration


A Namibia study permit and visa is required by all international students prior to entering Namibia.



12 months



120 Month(s)





Processing time

1-2 week(s)




What are eligibility requirements for the Student Permit ?

6 Eligibility Requirements

  • You need a passport valid for at least 6 months.
  • You need to enroll in an educational institute in Namibia.
  • You need sufficient funds to cover stay period.
  • You should be of good character.
  • You should be in good health.
  • You need to pay visa fee.

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

14 Document Required

  • Completed temporary work or students’ permit form number 0/2742(2).
  • Completed visa form number 3-10033.
  • Completed medical report form number 3-1/0003.
  • Completed radiological report form number 3-1/0004.
  • Completed deed of surety form number 3-1/0005 signed by bank or sponsor.
  • Copy of passport (personal data page).
  • 2 passport size photos.
  • Police clearance certificate from country of origin and last country of residence for the past 6 months (and from Namibia in case of renewal and change of condition)(applicable to applicants 18 years and above.
  • Proof of acceptance/registration with study institution.
  • Motivation letter stating among others, reasons for studying in Namibia.
  • Written undertaking of parent /guardian/sponsor to sponsor your studies.
  • Written proof of bursary (name and contact details of source of funding for your education.
  • Upon approval, applicant will be requested to submit copy of approval letter, passport together with original receipt of payment for endorsement of the permit.
  • A non-refundable handling fee of N$80.00 must be paid upon submission of application (attach original receipt).

Talent Migration data for Namibia

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

Disclaimer: is a FREE visa database and Immigration Expert Marketplace. The information displayed in this page is not legal advice. Please speak to an Expert before applying.

feedbackImprove this page

Hire verified experts for your next visa is trusted and funded by European Union, UNWTO, CORFO, MITEF and other organizations. Read more about us here.


No platform fee

Visadb is free for all users and we charge experts a fee.


Verified & Licenced Experts

We select high-reputation Experts, conduct video-interviews and verify their businesses.

as seen inFeatured in BBCFeatured in Business InsiderFeatured in CNNFeatured in The Next WebFeatured in The Guardian

Subscribe to our newsletter

We send you latest news and updates about Visa and Immigration