International Students

The University of Mascareignes goes well beyond its borders, in the Indian Ocean and Southern Africa region. Currently, more than 15 different nationalities are represented among our students on the campuses forming around 20% of the whole student population. Our international student comes mainly from Madagascar, Burundi, Cameroon, Congo and Rwanda.


Procedure for

The fees for full time courses are as follows:
SADC students Rs. 45,000/year, non SADC students Rs. 80,000/ year.

1. Documents to be produced at the ‘Université des Mascareignes’ for verification of eligibility

  1. The application form (which is available on our website: can be printed, filled in and sent by mail.
  2. A copy of the HSC/BAC certificate or equivalent
  3. A copy of birth certificate should scanned and sent by mail

These documents should be sent on the following mail: [email protected]

2. Documents to be produced at the ‘Université des Mascareignes’ for procedures for student visa (1 year)

  1. The application form for entry in Mauritius duly filled and
    signed by the student (available on the web site of the
    Passport and Immigration office in Mauritius)
  2. A copy of the student’s birth certificate
  3. Two recent passport sized photos of the student
  4. A copy of Identity card of student
  5. A copy of bio-data page of student passport (the passport
    should be valid beyond the period of stay in Mauritius)
  6. The acceptance letter signed by the student for the course
    offered (specifying details of the course)
  7. Accommodation details in Mauritius(residential address, name
    and phone number of landlord in case of rented building)
  8. Documentary evidence of availability of fund-A certified copy
    of bank statement (of the student if payment will be effected
    by him or that of the guardian who will be responsible for the
    student) .The amount should be indicated in USD/EURO/
    Mauritian Rupee. Name, relationship with student, address
    and contact number of sponsor should be specified
  9. A testimonial from the parents or guardian certifying who will
    be responsible for payment of the registration fees specifying
    the name, relationship with student, address, contact number
    and e-mail address of the guardian
  10. A copy of the letter of offer by the University
  11. A medical certificate certifying that the student does not
    suffer from any contagious or infectious disease (to be
    submitted within one month as from date of arrival of

Documents mentioned above (scanned) should be sent by mail on the following e-mail address: [email protected]

Documents at (No 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 8,9) mentioned in blue should be sent in original by post on the following address :

Head of International Affairs and Student Support
Université des Mascareignes
Avenue de la Concorde, Camp Levieux
Rose Hill
Ile Maurice

Once all required documents are received, processing of the visa takes about 1 month.

Approximate cost
of living in Mauritius

An estimate of monthly living expenses is provided, accommodation is around Rs3000-Rs5000, food Rs3000 and a free bus pass is provided to attend university.

Any further inquiries?

Please contact on the following email: [email protected]