While you may meet the academic requirements for acceptance into your selected programme at SBCS, the Immigration Division of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, is solely responsible for the granting of Student Permits. Without a Student Permit you will be unable to pursue studies at SBCS.
The Immigration Division does not issue Student Permits to students of private tertiary learning institutions prior to their arrival in Trinidad and Tobago. You are strongly advised to ensure that you are able to meet the criteria for a Student Permit before you travel to Trinidad and Tobago.
The Immigration Division’s criteria for issuing Student Permits include:
The Immigration Division may request that you submit additional information and documents.
The Immigration Division has provided further information on their website. Also available on the website are copies of the forms required by the Immigration Division, Ministry of National Security:http://www.immigration.gov.tt/Services/Permits/StudentPermit.aspx