31 May 2023
Costa Rica citizenship
Visa Visa required
Useful information
Currency Brunei dollar
Language Malay, English
Minimum passport validity
Minimum passport validity at least 6 months
Phone code
Phone code +673
Covid There are no COVID restrictions
Health Online passenger form
Insurance policy Insurance policy recommended


What do I need to do to get a student visa in Brunei?

1. To obtain a Brunei-Darussalam student visa, Your University in Brunei must send you an admission/admission letter.

2. Then your university writes a letter to the Immigration Department about the student visa.

3. After receiving the student visa approval letter from the immigration department, your university will send you a copy of this letter.

4. You show a letter to the immigration officer for a single-entry visa (BND 20) upon arrival at Brunei International Airport.

5. When a student settles in at the University, the university issues a student pass, multiple-entry visa and Brunei ID card within 2 weeks from the date of your arrival in Brunei.

Required documents for visa processing:

  • Application for a student pass;
  • Application form;
  • Passport and a copy of the main page, as well as a copy of the single-entry visa stamp in the passport;
  • The recent photo with the size of the passport;
  • A copy of valid health insurance;
  • A certificate of Medical Fitness issued by a registered practitioner certifying that you are suitable for training in Brunei;
  • A copy of the scholarship approval letter, if any;
  • Official letter from your university for student pass and multiple-entry visa;
  • Letter of admission to your university;
  • Immigration letter in response to student visa approval.

*Additional documents may be required. Training takes place in English.

Brunei Education for Costa Ricans