It is your responsibility to comply with the immigration rules, regulations and conditions governing eligibility for studies and stay in HK.
|1.||Produce your student visa/ entry permit||All students must produce their identity document for verification at the time of enrolling in the University. As a non-local student, you should produce your Visa/Permit.|
|2.||Visitor visa or tourist in individual capacity are not acceptable||It is by law that people entering Hong Kong as visitor are NOT allowed to study at any school or university. We therefore cannot accept a visitor visa holder for enrolment as student of the University.|
|3.||Deadline for Enrolment||The deadline for student enrolment in the University is the end date of Week 2 in Semester A, Semester B or the Summer Term as specified in the University’s Academic Calendar.|
|Visa Extension and Reporting|
|1.||Renew the visa/permit before expiry||Normally, the Student Visa/Entry Permit is valid for one year. To maintain an active student status for continuation of studies at the University, students should renew your Visa/Permit prior to the expiry date at the Immigration Department of Hong Kong SAR (IMMD).|
|2.||Obtain a Certification for Extension of Student Visa from ARRO||To support the application for extension, students can obtain a Certification for Extension of Student Visa from ARRO. For students holding other types of visa, they should apply to the IMMD directly for extension with appropriate documents.|
|3.||Report your visa’s new expiry date via AIMS||After renewing the Student Visa/Entry Permit, students must report the new expiry date via AIMS-> Personal Information-> Visa Information. Students should submit a copy of their Hong Kong Identity Cards to the ARRO Service Centre to enable the function before hand.|