Non-local student (including Macau & Taiwan) should apply their student visa through HKU CEDARS.
Please read through step-by-step guideline below before you proceed to the HKU CEDARS Online Student Visa Application System.
Applicant receives a conditional/confirmed offer of admission
Applicant uploads all the required documents and settles an application fee
Applicant uploads revised or outstanding document(s) (if required)
Applicant sends the complete set of application documents to CEDARS by courier/registered mail
HK Immigration Department processes the application in 8-10 weeks and releases results
Applicant confirms address for delivery of the visa label/entry permit
Applicant prepares the required documents and proceed with the online visa application
CEDARS checks the documents
CEDARS confirms the documents
CEDARS submits the application to HK Immigration Department
Applicant may need to upload additional document(s) during the process
CEDARS sends the visa label/entry
permit by courier