Bring Spouse & dependent in Malaysia

Spouse & Dependent visa in Malaysia

Students under 18 years

Can I bring my dependents with me?

You are allowed to bring your dependents only if you are studying full-time in Malaysia on a course/program that is more than twelve (12) months, at the discretion of the Immigration Department of Malaysia.

Please note that EMGS will process dependent passes for students enrolled in Public and Private Universities. Please notify your university if you intend to bring your dependents since the application will be made through your institution.

Who can be my dependants?

Your parents/guardians, spouse, and your children can be your dependents.

How can I apply for a dependant pass?

EMGS will process dependent passes for students enrolled in Public and Private Universities. Please notify your university if you intend to bring your dependents since the application will be made through your institution.

What is the procedure to apply for a dependant pass?

The dependent pass application should be made through the educational institution. The student pass application will be made through EMGS and once your student pass is issued by the Department of Immigration, the Dependent pass will be processed.

You need to submit a separate application for each dependent.

What would a dependant pass cost?

The processing fee for a dependent pass application is RM 250 (+6% Government Tax). The dependent pass fee is RM90 and the Multiple Entry Visa fee varies depending on the nationality of the applicant.

In addition, the Immigration fee depends on whether your dependents are already in the country when applying. If they are already in Malaysia, they will be required to pay an additional Journey Performed fee of RM500.