FAQ

Yes, all Non-Sarawakian (West Malaysian, Labuan and Sabahan) students must apply for Student Pass while studying in Sarawak.

  • Student Pass Application Form (Borang IM.14-Pin.1/97) from Domestic Student Pass Counter.
  • Malaysia Blue Passport (must be valid not less than 1 year)
  • Photocopy of Passport
  • Photocopy of Entry Details (either stamped in passport or white slip issued by Immigration Officer at the airport)
  • Two (2) Passport size photos
  • Photocopy of Offer Letter (1st Page)
  • Photocopy of results (SPM or equivalent, student academic transcripts of current results)
  • Photocopy of Malaysian Identity Card (front and back)

 

Yes, your passport is required to be submitted together with the documents to Immigration Department.

It is advisable for you to apply for student pass with a blue passport which only cost RM5. You may enter Sarawak using your red passport or Identity Card, however you are required to apply student pass with the Malaysian blue passport. This enables you to enter and exit Sarawak without any hassles.

No, the student pass for Malaysian student is free of charge.

Student must make sure that their current student pass with the current institution is cancelled before transfer to Curtin University, Malaysia.

It will takes approximately 3-4 weeks. You will be notify through email once the student pass is ready for collection

Postal Address:

Student Service Department,
Curtin University Malaysia
CDT 250, 98009, Miri, Sarawak

Contact Person: Mr. Leslie Rissin
Telephone: +6 085 – 443939 ext. 3925
Fax: + 60 85 443899
Email: studentpass@curtin.edu.my
Working Hour: 8.30am – 4.00pm (Mon-Fri)

Please come to Domestic Student Pass Office and submit the following documents at least 2 months (the earliest is 3 months and not later than 1 month) before the expiry date to renew your student pass. 

  • Passport (MUST be valid not less than 6 months)
  • Photocopy of Passport details
  • Photocopy of Student Pass details
  • Fill in Borang Imm.55-Pi9n.1/93 (Application for Extension of Visit Pass) from Domestic Student Pass Counter.
  • Latest Semester results (Please print from your eStudent)

You will not be allowed to exit Sarawak without a valid student pass or approval letter from Immigration Department. Please renew your student pass before the expiry date.

No. You must renew your passport first before you can renew your student pass. Once you have renewed your passport only then you can renew your student pass.  Please provide a photocopy of the old passport and new passport details together with other required documents to apply for an extension of student pass.

No. Curtin University, Malaysia does not provide transportation to UTC.

Domestic Student Pass Office will send an email to official student email once the student pass is endorsed.  Students are advised to frequently check their student email.

You must submit your flight itinerary to Student Pass Office 2 weeks in advance before your flight departure. This is for us to do any necessary arrangement with Immigration Department and to avoid any difficulties during your departure at the airport.

Yes. You must curtail your student pass under Curtin University if the expiry date is more than 6 months. If you are transferring to another institution immediate curtailment is required in order for you to apply a student pass under the new institution.

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