Student Visa 1 Step 1 Application Submission UOW Malaysia KDU will submit the application to Education Malaysia Global Services (EMGS) to process for Electronic Visa Approval Letter (eVAL). EMGS will request additional or rectify documents, if any. The process will take about 8 weeks*. Any late application may result in deferment of the intake date. * depends on processing time by EMGS. * we may not be able to obtain a Student Pass for you on time if your application is received less than 8 weeks from the programme intake dates. We will assist in your Student Pass application but we will not be held liable for any change in policies by the Ministry of Education (MOE)/EMGS in regards to issuance of Student Pass. 2 Step 2 Wait for Application Results If application is approved, UOW Malaysia KDU will inform you and you are required to pay the remaining fee in the first semester before Electronic Visa Approval Letter (e-VAL) is sent to you while you are still in your country. If application is rejected, UOW Malaysia KDU will inform you and the initial payment is not refundable.