French Polynesia Visa Requirements for international students

All foreigners traveling to French Polynesia must obtain a visa before visiting. Most foreigners can apply for a French Polynesian Visa at the French Embassy or consulate. nationals from the following countries can stay in French Polynesia for up to 90 days without requiring a visa: all European union nationals, Andorra, Iceland, Cyprus, Liechtenstein, Malta, Monaco, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland, and the Vatican, to mention but a few. Citizens from Australia, Argentina, Bermuda, Canada, Brunei, Croatia, Czech Republic, Japan, Hungary, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Poland, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, the united states of America, and Uruguay can stay in French Polynesia without requiring a visa for up to one month.


To be eligible for or to apply for a French Polynesian Visa the following are a prerequisite.

  • must have a passport that is valid for at least six months beyond the date of arrival and with at least 1 blank page
  • Have an acceptance letter from the enrolling university.
  • They must also have a plane ticket and other travel itineraries.
  • Proof of sufficient funding.
  • hold proof of onward travel if passing through
  • Original copy of the Travel Documents- Passport)
  • Recently taken passport size photographs.
  • proof of travel purpose e.g. education
  • invitation to study, from the accepting university
  • proof of mandatory vaccination
  • Proof of accommodation




How RocApply Works

Undergraduate or Graduate student?

Apply using Roc Apply,it will take less than 5 minutes!