UAE introduces job exploration visa for foreigners


Published: 2023-06-07 16:47

Last Updated: 2023-09-30 19:36

UAE introduces job exploration visa for foreigners
UAE introduces job exploration visa for foreigners

The UAE has introduced a visit visa designed specifically for foreigners seeking work opportunities. This visa allows individuals to explore job prospects in the country during a single trip.

The visa duration options include 60, 90, or 120 days. A significant advantage is that this visa does not require a guarantor or host in the UAE.

To be eligible for the job exploration visa, applicants must meet one of the following conditions:

  • Skilled Manpower: Applicants must hold skilled worker positions classified under the first, second, or third occupational levels approved by the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation.
  • Top 500 University Graduates: Applicants must be graduates of universities ranked among the top 500 worldwide, according to the Ministry of Education's approved classification. The graduation should not exceed two years from the application submission date.

In addition, applicants must possess the required minimum educational qualifications and financial security. The following documents are necessary for the visa application:

  1. Colored personal photograph.
  2. Copy of the beneficiary's passport.
  3. Proof of eligibility for permanent residence.

Once all requirements are met and the required documents are prepared, applicants can initiate the application process for the work exploration visa.

It is advisable to contact the relevant government agency for further assistance.