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Information for Non-local Students
The Hong Kong Immigration Department requires all full-time
non-local students (from overseas or Mainland China) to obtain a student visa in order to study in Hong Kong. Applications should normally be made at least two months in advance. Please go to the hyperlink at http://gs-visa.hkbu.edu.hk/
to submit the required documents for visa application after receiving an e-mail notification. Please note that the original completed Form ID995A (can be downloaded from the Immigration Department website at http://www.immd.gov.hk/eng/forms/forms/id995a.html
) together with the system-generated cover page must be sent to the Graduate School at:
AAB904, Level 9,
Academic and Administration Building
Hong Kong Baptist University
Baptist University Road Campus
Kowloon, Hong Kong
*Part-time non-local students should possess appropriate and valid visa to prove their eligibility to stay and study in Hong Kong.
For more information concerning immigration policy on studying in Hong Kong, please visit the Immigration Department webpage.