Malaysia visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Nigerians visiting Malaysia

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Malaysian Visa.


  • A Nigerian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • Credit/debit card or PayPal account for payment.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Passport-size photographs (3.5×4.5 cm in dimension) taken on white background.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Copy of return flight ticket with e-Ticket Number.
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to the home country, e.g. verification from the applicant’s employer.
  • A police report showing the traveler does not have a criminal record.
  • Medical Insurance.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • If staying with a friend/relative, you must provide a cover letter that includes the address and ID of the person.

Malaysia Visa for Nigerians

Facts about Malaysia


Malaysia is a Southeast Asian country occupying parts of the Malay Peninsula and the island of Borneo. It is known for its beaches, rain-forests and mix of Malay, Chinese, Indian and European cultural influences. The capital, Kuala Lumpur, is home to colonial buildings, busy shopping districts such as Bukit Bintang and skyscrapers such as the iconic, 451m-tall Petronas Twin Towers.

Types of Malaysia Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa Up to 2 weeks 30 days
Student visa Up to 2 weeks 6 months

General Requirements for Malaysia Visa


  • A Nigerian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • Credit/debit card or PayPal account for payment.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Passport-size photographs (3.5×4.5 cm in dimension) taken on white background.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Copy of return flight ticket with e-Ticket Number.
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to the home country, e.g. verification from the applicant’s employer.
  • A police report showing the traveler does not have a criminal record.
  • Medical Insurance.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • If staying with a friend/relative, you must provide a cover letter that includes the address and ID of the person.

Malaysia Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

45.00 (USD)

Student visa

45.00 (USD)

Malaysia Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria


Location

Address

Abuja

Address: No. 4A, Plot 2232 B, Rio Negro Close, off Yedseram Street, Maitama, Abuja - Nigeria.

Website: www.kln.gov.my/web/nga_abuja/

Email: mwabuja@kln.gov.my / info.malabuja@gmail.com

Phone: (+234) 9 290 8488

Frequently Asked Questions


Is Malaysia visa-free for Nigerians?
No. A lot of countries do not need a visa to enter Malaysia but Nigeria is not among them.

Does Malaysia offer visa on arrival?
Malaysia only offers ‘visa on arrival’ to a very few nationalities and under very specific conditions.

What is the economy of Malaysia like?
Malaysia is the seventh-largest economy amongst Islamic countries according to GDP. Malaysia's economic system is principally a free economy with government control for national interests and for realignment of national wealth, focusing on trade, investment, manufacturing, and services.

What are Malaysian major industries?
The service sector of Malaysia is dominated by financial services, tourism, and medical technology. The primary products dominating the Malaysian agricultural industry are palm oil, rubber, paddy, and coconut. The major industries in the country are the electronics industry, construction, and automotive industries.

Where is the best place to live in Malaysia?
Three out of the great places to live in Malaysia are Kuala Lumpur, Penang Island and Malacca.

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