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United States of America School Service FAQs

by | Jul 12, 2020

What are the requirements for undergraduate & postgraduate degree program in USA?

Postgraduate Program:

  • International passport (must be valid for at least 6months)

  • Statement of Result (WAEC, GCE)

  • English proficiency test result: IELTS, GMATS, TOEFL etc (If applicable)

  • Transcript
  • School reference letter
  • Curiculum Vitae
  • Undergraduate degree certificate

Undergraduate Program:

  • International passport (must be valid for at least 6months)

  • Statement of Result (WAEC, GCE)

  • English proficiency test result: IELTS, GMATS, TOEFL etc (If applicable)

What are the requirements to apply for a student (undergraduate & postgraduate) visa?

Postgraduate Student:

  • Admission letter
  • Acceptance letter
  • Statement of account showing sufficient proof of funds
  • Passport Photograph
  • English Proficiency test results
  • Undergraduate Result
  • International Passport

Undergraduate Student:

  • Admission letter
  • Acceptance letter
  • Statement of account showing sufficient proof of funds
  • Passport Photograph
  • English Proficiency test results
  • Secondary Certificate Examination Result
  • International Passport
What does school service entail?
  • Analysing your documents
  • Advisory services based on our experience
  • Doing a school search
  • Getting a suitable school 
  • Paying for your admission
  • Admission processing
  • Getting your admission
  • Further assistance where needed.
How much are the fees for USA School Service?
  • Study visa application fee: NGN68,800

  • Visa Processing fee per Adult: NGN71,000 (Visa processing fee is paid after admission has been given and you wish to proceed with your study visa.)

  • School Service: NGN213,800 which involves: Analysing your documents, advisory services based on our experience, doing a school search, paying for your admission, admission processing, getting your admission & further assistance where needed. (However only NGN120,000 initial deposit is paid for the admission, after the admission is gotten, the balance will be paid).

  • Servis Fee: $350
Do I have to pay all the money at once?

No,

You are to pay NGN120,000 to start the process and when the admission is granted, you will pay the balance.

What does visa processing fee cover?
  • Filling of client’s application form
  • Flight reservation
  • School details
  • Advisory services based on our experience
  • Documentation review
  • Guiding client through the application process
  • Further assistance where needed

Visa processing fee is paid after admission has been given and you wish to proceed with your study visa.

Who is a Sponsor?

A sponsor is anyone who will be responsible for providing the funds for your studies abroad

Will I go for interview?

Yes.

We will have a pre-embassy interview with you before your interview.

What is the difference between visa application fee and visa processing fee?
  • Visa Application fee is the fee you pay to the embassy for applying for a visa
  • Visa Processing fee is the fee you pay to TATAgency for visa services rendered to you
Will you review my documents before I submit?
Yes, our experts will guide you
How much is the tuition fee?

This depends on your course and program but its between $10,000 – $25,000 

How much is the tuition fee deposit?

It depends on your course and program, but it is between $3,000 – $8,000.

Will I pay any fee to the school before I travel?

Yes, as soon as you are given admission. You will be required to pay some amount of money which is part of your tuition fee. It is usually around N40,000

What if I am not working and I do not have a business, can I still apply?
Yes you can, provided you have a sponsor
I was just refused visa. Can I apply, if yes, when is the best time to reapply?
Yes you can reapply immediately
How much should I have in my account?

Enough to cover your expenses abroad including the school fees, further guidance will be given to you during the process

Must I get an invitation letter before I can apply?

No, as soon as you have your admission and acceptance letter you can apply

If I am not physically in Lagos, can I still apply with TATAgency?
Yes you can. We will be in constant guidance and contact with you
Do TATAgency assist with work permit for a student?

No we do not

Is your student visa guaranteed?
We do not guarantee visa. Visa issuance is at the discretion of the consular. We will
guide you for a better chance based on our vast knowledge and experience on visa application
Can I travel immediately my visa is out?
Yes you can
What if I am refused the visa, will there be a refund?

No, but you can reapply without paying TATAgency processing fee

Also, the part payment of the tuition fee can be processed to get a reefund

 

Do I need to have a travel history before applying?

No, you do not need to have travel history. 

How do I trust TATAgency?
  • We are registered with CAC
  • We are IATA Accredited 
  • We are registered with NCAA
  • We have our office in Lagos and Canada
  • You can visit our website: www.tatagency.com
  • We have client testimonials on our school services
How long is the visa processing time with the embassy?

It depends on the next availability date for interview at the embassy. 

After getting my visa, can TATAgency assist with flight and accommodation?
Yes we can. We offer further discount for client who processed their visa with us
What is the duration of the Visa?

This depends on program and course of study, but it is at the discretion of the consular.

Undergraduate Course(s): 3-5years

Postgraduate course(s): 1-4years

Is English proficiency test compulsory?

No, it depends on the school you are applying to if its a requirement for admission

Can I work while studying?

Yes you can, but it is also dependent on the terms on your student visa

What are the school service and visa application terms & conditions?