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Educational Visa ED

Education Visa « NON-ED »

This informative and non-contractual document is aimed to assist you through the visa application procedure.
The LFIB is not responsible for any grant or non-grant of visa.
All decision on visa granting depends exclusively on the concerned Thai authorities.

Taking into account the school’s summer holidays are in July and August, it is imperative to send the request for these documents before the end of June for visa application during these two months.
The LFIB reserves the right to not deliver the documents before the total payment of registration fee (DPI) or in case of non-payment of school fees.

Information

Immigration Services :
https://www.immigration.go.th/content/service

Information Extension Visa NON-ED :
https://www.immigration.go.th/content/service_9

Re-entry :
https://www.immigration.go.th/citizen_manual/guid_en5.pdf

90 days notification :
https://www.immigration.go.th/content/sv_90day

90 days online notification:
https://extranet.immigration.go.th/fn90online/online/tm47/TM47Action.do

Immigration Division 1:

The Government Complex Commemorating His Majesty,

B Building, 2nd Floor (South Zone)

Chaengwattana Road (Soi 7), Laksi, Bangkok 10210

Tel: 0-2141-9889, Fax: 0-2143-8228

Opening time: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 and 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Closed on Saturday, Sunday and Thai public holidays

(1) Re-entry Permit. Before leaving Thailand, ensure that you have a « Re-entry Permit », or else all types of long stay visa will be cancelled. The « Re-entry Permit » can be obtained at any Immigration Office. The most convenient way is to get it at the Immigration Office at Changwattana right after you have your visa NON-ED granted. The fee for the single re-entry permit is 1,000 THB and the multiple re-entry permit is 3,800 THB.

(2) Notification of 90 days : the holder of any type of long stay visa must make a Notification of staying over 90 days; every 90 days:

•At least 15 days before the due date by registered mail

• During the 15 days before and 7 days after the due date in person or by the 3rd person at the Immigration Office (Changwattana)

• Between the 15th and the 7th day before the due date online : https://extranet.immigration.go.th/fn90online/online/tm47/TM47Action.do

The first application for extension of visa is equivalent to the notification of staying in Thailand over 90 days. But in no way a notification of staying over 90 days is a substitute for a visa extension.

– Any foreigner arrested and accused of staying in Thailand over 90 days without notifying the Immigration Bureau will be fined 4,000 THB.

– Any leave and re-entry of the Thai territory resets the count of days.

The LFIB provides the following documents accompanying your application for Visa NON-ED for STUDENT as below:

• School certificate for the student
• Certified copy of the LFIB license
• Certified copy of the Thai Director
• Certified copy of the Thai Director’s national identity card (only for Thai embassies/consulates)

Entry into Thailand:

Apply for visa NON-ED at a Thai embassy or consulate

      Verify with the Thai embassy or consulate in your country/region for the documents required.

      The visa granted is valid for 3 months. You have 3 months from the date of issue to enter Thailand.

      The visa is for single entry and allows a stay of 90 days, starting from the date of your entry into Thailand.

      During 45 days before the expiration date, you can apply for a visa extension until the end of the current academic year at the Immigration Office (Changwattana).

Please fill out the form for your documents request (copy and paste in your email) and send to visa-eleve@lfib.ac.th

 

Visa NON-ED request at a Thai Embassy/Consulate (one form for each visa applicant)

visa application:

For the current academic year that will end at August 31st

For the next academic year that will start on September 1st

1) Student: …….(boy/girl)………

2) Family name and given name(s) (identical to the passport): ……………………

3) Nationality: ……………………

4) Passport no.:………………….

5) Date of visa application submission: ……………………….

6) City and country of the Thai Embassy/Consulate abroad where you will be submitting your visa application: ………………….

7) Class attended :…………………….

8) Academic year: ……………………..

 

LFIB documents pick-up

If you are not in Thailand, the documents could be sent by DHL or FedEx and the mailing cost will be at your charge (between 1300 and 2500 THB).

You will receive a confirmation with tracking number, together with an invoice by email from school Accounting Department.

Or you can come to pick up the documents by yourself (on appointment) at the Thai Director’s office (Administration building).

Visa NON-ED extension application can be done during 45 days before the expiration date of the current visa.

All documents to prepare for visa application, kindly contact directly the Immigration office: 1178 (Hot Line).

 

Please fill out the form for your documents request (copy and paste in your email) and send to visa-eleve@lfib.ac.th

Visa NON-ED extension request at the Thai Immigration (one form for each visa applicant)

 

visa application:

 

c For the current academic year that will end at August 31st

c For the next academic year that will start on September 1st

1) Student: …….(boy/girl)………

2) Family name and given name(s) (identical to the passport): ……………………

3) Nationality: ……………………

4) Passport no.:………………….

5) Date of visa application submission: ……………………….

6) Class attended :…………………….

7) Academic year: ……………………..

8) Date of visa non ED expiration, see the square stamp “ADMITTED UNTIL……”

in your passport:…………………

LFIB documents pick-up

you can come to pick up the documents by yourself (on appointment) at the Thai Director’s office (Administration building).

IMPORTANT
Re-entry permit

Before leaving Thailand, ensure that you have a « Re-entry Permit », or else all types of long stay visa will be cancelled.

The « Re-entry Permit » can be obtained at any Immigration Office. The most convenient way is to get it at the Immigration Office at Changwattana right after you have your visa NON-ED granted.

Fares :   

o   1,000 THB for Single Re-entry

o   3,800 THB for Multiple Re-entry

Notification of 90 days

The holder of any type of long stay visa must make a Notification of staying over 90 days; every 90 days:

  1.    At least 15 days before the due date by registered mail
  2.    During the 15 days before and 7 days after the due date in person or by the 3rd person at the Immigration Office (Changwattana)

      Between the 15th and the 7th day before the due date online: The first application for extension of visa is equivalent to the notification of staying in Thailand over 90 days. But in no way a notification of staying over 90 days is a substitute for a visa extension.

      A late notification is subject to a fine of 2,000 THB.

      Any foreigner arrested and accused of staying in Thailand over 90 days without notifying the Immigration Bureau will be fined 4,000 THB.

      Any leave and re-entry of the Thai territory resets the count of days.

 

If your child leaves the LFIB but still stays in Thailand, or leaves Thailand to continue his/her studies abroad, you are obligated to cancel all the visas NON-ED related to his schooling at the LFIB in order to avoid a fine that can reach 20,000 THB.

Send your request for LFIB’s documents accompanying your visa by filling out the following form (copy and paste in your mail) and send to visa-eleve@lfib.ac.th

Cancellation of visa NON ED granted at the Thai Immigration (one form for each visa applicant)

1) Student: …….(boy/girl)………

2) Family name and given name(s) (identical to the passport): ……………………

3) Nationality: ……………………

4) Passport no.:………………….

5) Date of visa application submission: ……………………….

6) Class attended :…………………….

7) Academic year: ……………………..

 

LFIB documents pick-up

you can come to pick up the documents by yourself (on appointment) at the Thai Director’s office (Administration building).

Informations :
Immigration Division 1 กองบังคับการตรวจคนเข้าเมือง 1:
The Government Complex Commemorating His Majesty, B Building, 2nd Floor (South Zone)
สำนักงานศูนย์ราชการเฉลิมพระเกียรติฯ แจ้งวัฒนะ
Chaengwattana Road (Soi 7), Laksi, Bangkok 10210
Tel : 0-2141-9889, Fax : 0-2143-8228
Horaire : lundi-vendredi 8h30 – 12h00 et 13h00 – 16h30