Guide to waiting time for study permits


In order to tell you how long you have to wait for an answer to your application for a study permit, we ask you to answer two questions.  

The information on this page is personalised for

What type of application have you submitted?: First time application (do not already have a study permit)

What type of study permit have you applied for?: university college or university

Information for you who are going to study at a university or university college

If you begin your studies in January

If you applied before 1 December, you should have already received an answer to your application. If you have not received an answer, please contact the UDI.


This information was last updated on 18 February 2020. It will be updated again on 17 March.

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