The Student Pass is a document issued by the Malaysian immigration department to a non-citizen to reside Malaysia for more than one (1) month, for educational purpose only. The student pass appears in the form of a sticker in the passport. Student pass is a necessary pass to continue study at Malaysia higher education institutions.
There are 3 types of current student applications for student pass
1. RENEWAL APPLICATION
Students must ensure that Student Pass remains valid throughout your study. You will need to submit the renewal application no later than 3 MONTHS before the expiry of your current student pass. Failure to do so will cause an overstay and enforcement action by the Immigration Department should your renewal cannot be processed within the expiry of your Student pass.
The checklist for Renewal Application Link can be downloaded [here]. The application must submitted to Visa and Pass Counter, i-PUTRA.
2.VARIATION INTRA UPM APPLICATION
Application for Variation Intra-UPM is for a UPM student who wishes to change their study programme, within UPM, within the same level of study (allowed to do so for a maximum of two times only).
The checklist for Variation Intra UPM Application can be downloaded [here]. The application must submitted to Visa and Pass Counter, i-PUTRA.
3. VARIATION INTER INSTITUTION APPLICATION
Application for Variation Inter Institution is for a student from another institute who wishes to change their study programme in UPM, within the same level of study .
The checklist for Variation Inter Institution Application can be downloaded [here]. The application must submitted to Visa and Pass Counter, i-PUTRA.