Student intending to study in Sri Lanka should first contact the NSBM and seek admission to a study programme
NSBM will apply to the Department of Immigration for entry visa approval
The Department of Immigration notifies the nearest Sri Lanka Diplomatic Mission of the entry visa approval
Student reports to the nearest Sri Lanka Diplomatic Mission to obtain the Entry Visa endorsed on the passport Foreigner arrives in Sri Lanka.
At the port of entry, immigration may grant entry for specified period.
Upon entering Sri Lanka, before the expiry of the visa given at the port of entry, the passport of the foreigner should be referred to the Department of Immigration for stamping student visa on it.
Obtaining Entry visa approval from the Department of Immigration in Colombo http://www.immigration.gov.lk/
Collecting Entry Visa endorsement from the nearest Sri Lanka Diplomatic mission and travel to Sri Lanka
After arrival in Sri Lanka, collect student visa endorsement on passport at the Department of Immigration in Colombo
Please contact the Department of Immigration and Immigration Centre
Address: "Suhurupaya", Subuthi Drive, Battaramulla
Phone: 0094115 329 000
Approval for entry visa can be applied at: