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Verification of Student Documents

Apply for the Student Certificate only through the Vine System

The following documents are approved by the Embassy for all students:

  1. University registration certificate.
  2. A certificate of employment.
  3. Academic transcripts.
  4. Graduate Certificates.
  5. Image (on sheet A4 ) A valid residence permit.
  6. Image (on sheet A4 ) of passport pages.
  7. Certificate of commencement of study (exact date-day-month-year) from the university of study.

Required documents

  1. Completed application form [ 405 ] specifying the application
  2. One sheet of passport image (on sheet A4 )
  3. The original of the document, approved by the British Foreign Office and a copy of the picture (on sheet A4 ). (Medical, Paramedical, and Associate Degree students must submit all their degrees and certificates to the Student Affairs Center of the Ministry of Health and Medical Education after approval by the Embassy of the place of study and the sending institution in Iran.)
  4. An envelope for the return of original documents with sufficient stamp for the custom post containing the applicant’s address
  5. Also, if you send the documents by DHL post (from Iran or other regions), the return fee will also be paid to the post office once there is a problem with confirming and sending the documents.

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.