Jessenius Faculty of Medicine
in Martin
Comenius University in Bratislava

Residence Permit

All you need to know about the residence permit and the application process when studying at Jessenius Faculty of Medicine.

General information

In order to study in Slovakia, you will need to meet certain immigration and visa requirements. In general, if you are staying in Slovakia for 90 or more consecutive days, you will need to apply for the temporary residence permit. This permit is issued by the Department of Foreign Police and, after making an online appointment, you will need to attend your residence permit appointment in person.

Application process

All international students must apply for the residence permit. However, and depending on the country of your origin, the application process differs to a certain extent for the EU (EEA/EEC) and non-EU citizens.

EU/EEA/EEC citizens

Non-EU/3rd country citizens


  • General information pack (PDF) HERE
  • EU application form (PDF) HERE
  • Funds availability template (Word) HERE



  • General information pack (PDF) HERE
  • Non-EU application form (PDF) HERE
  • Summary and checklist (PDF) HERE


Need further help?

For further information or if you need help completing your application, please contact Janka Sykorova at  or on +421 43 263 197.