How to Get a Student Visa for Hong Kong

Hong-Kong Student Visa

Hong-Kong Student Visa

If you plan to go to Hong Kong to study, you will need to get a student visa. This page here at the Government of Hong Kong’s website has pretty much anything you need to know about studying in Hong Kong. A lot of the frequently answered questions are posted here.

Hong Kong has set up pretty strict requirements for what makes somebody eligible for the Student Visa for Hong Kong.

Go to my Hong Kong visa page for information about other types of visas for Hong Kong.

I’ll break everything down for you below about how to go about getting the Hong Kong Student Visa.

Find your closest consulate
  • If you’re inside the U.S.: Click here to find your closest Embassy or Consulate.
  • If you’re outside of the U.S.: To find your closest Embassy or Consulate you can click here or here.
Gather documentation
Visa fee

The official fees are listed here at the Government of Hong Kong website.

Submit materials
  • Submit your required materials from Step 2 and visa fee from Step 3 to the embassy or consulate you found in Step 1.
  • Your embassy or consulate website should have specific instructions on how to submit your application.
Receive your visa

Congratulations! The Embassy of Hong Kong will give to you your brand new Hong Kong visa.

  • If you applied in person, go pick it up.
  • If you applied by mail, wait until it gets to you.
Vaccination information

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