EMGS does not require pre-arrival medical screening for new international students. The applicants are required to submit the health declaration form. However, if your institution requests the medical screening results, you re required to liaise with them directly for more details.
Since your intake is after the VAL expiry, it is advisable that you liaise with your institution and request for the VAL extension. The approval to extend the VAL is solely at the discretion of the Immigration Department.
EMGS will provide all the assistance required to international students whose eVALs expire during the MCO/travel ban period. Your Education Institution will be required to submit a request to EMGS to extend the validity of the eVAL issued to you. They are also required to provide EMGS with a new offer letter stating the deferment date…[Read more]