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Student Certificate

Apply for the Student Certificate only through the Vine System

Overseas students are divided into the following in terms of receiving consular facilities:

  1. Students sent abroad by the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology or the Ministry of Health and Medical Education as the so-called scholarship and paid by the said Ministries.
  2. Students who come from Iran to study at all levels of study at their own expense and whose residence in the passport is Iran and does not have a permanent residence abroad. These are called free students.
  3. Students residing with their parents abroad and their residence is in the passport abroad. These are called resident students.

Terms of Student Facilities

  1. Approval by the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology or the Ministry of Health and Medical Education for Student Facilities (Free and Resident Students Only)
  2. Full-time study at a prestigious university with a minimum bachelor’s degree
  3. Having a British residence permit in an Iranian passport (these facilities do not apply to students who hold dual citizenship and an English passport)
  4. Compliance with the rules of public service (having a service card, permanent exemption or academic exemption)
  5. Student’s academic achievement by presenting university certificate and transcript
  6. Forming [ Student File ]

UKIRAC Application Processing
This service costs £20 per application

Benefits include:

  • Assistance with applications that involve MIKHAK online processing - making the process easier to obtain a MIKHAK reference number.
  • Automatied texts offering tips and links to download forms etc.
  • We can enquire about the progress of applications that are being processed and provide updates.
  • Option to process applications online / via post.
  • Saves you time and travelling costs.
  • Process your applications from the comfort of your home or office.
  • Secure online payment of all fees.

*Online applications require the uploading of douments and photographs as stated in the application requirements. In some cases online application is not possible as original documents are required. You will be advised in such scenarios and be given the choice to post documents or apply in person at the Consulate.