List of Documents and Information you will need

You should have the following documents available while you complete your online visa application:

1.      Passport

2.      Travel itinerary, if you have already made travel arrangements.

3.      Résumé or Curriculum Vitae - You may be required to provide information about your current and previous education and work history.

4.      Digital personal photo in accordance with the following criteria:

·         In color

·         In JPEG (.jpg) file format

·         Equal to or less than 240 kB (kilobytes) in file size (less than 10 kB is notaccepted)

·         In a rectangular aspect ratio (height must be greater than width)

·         Be sized in 600(height) x 400(width) pixels, with about 70-80% part of the photo must be filled by the applicant’s face

·         Taken within the last 6 months to reflect your current appearance

·         Taken in front of a plain white or off-white background

·         Taken in full-face view directly facing the camera

·         With a neutral facial expression and both eyes open

·         Taken in clothing that you normally wear on a daily basis

·         Uniforms should not be worn in your photo, except religious clothing that is worn daily.

·         Do not wear a hat or head covering that obscures the hair or hairline, unless worn daily for a religious purpose. Your full face must be visible, and the head covering must not cast any shadows on your face.

·         Headphones, wireless hands-free devices, or similar items are not acceptable in your photo.

·         Eyeglasses are not allowed in visa photos, except in rare circumstances when eyeglasses cannot be removed for medical reasons; e.g., the applicant has recently had ocular surgery and the eyeglasses are necessary to protect the applicant's eyes. A medical statement signed by a medical professional/health practitioner must be provided in these cases. If the eyeglasses are accepted for medical reasons:

·         The frames of the eyeglasses must not cover the eye(s).

·         There must not be glare on eyeglasses that obscures the eye(s).

·         There must not be shadows or refraction from the eyeglasses that obscures the eye(s).

·         Photos digitally scanned from driver’s licenses or other official documents are not acceptable. In addition, snapshots, magazine photos, low quality vending machine or mobile phone photos, and full-length photographs are not acceptable.

5.      Digital image of your passport in accordance with the following criteria:

·         In color

·         In JPEG (.jpg) file format

·         Equal to or less than 500 kB (kilobytes) in file size (less than 10 kB is not accepted)

·         Only the first page. full-length images are not acceptable.

·         In a rectangular aspect ratio (height must less than width)

·         800x600 pixels in dimension

·         Sharp without any visible pixels

·         Properly exposed (too dark or light is not acceptable)

·         In a right position.

·         Clear and all characters must be readable.

6.      Other Information - Some applicants, depending on the intended visa types, will be asked to provide additional information when completing online visa application.