Step by Step Guide to Obtain Malaysian Tourist Visa for Nepalese Citizens

There are two ways to enter Malaysia for Nepali Citizens:

  • Obtain a visa from the Embassy.
  • Obtain an eVisa.

The eVisa is the easiest process to do but it can be subject to some limitations in term of entry port. Therefore, since there is an embassy in Kathmandu the best way is to obtain the visa in Nepal is from the Malaysia Embassy.

Required Documents

Malaysian Paper Visa

Step 1

Download and print one copy of the Malaysian Visa Application Form.
It is very important to fill up the form correctly.

Step 2

Submit the visa application and fee with your original passport at One Stop Center at Metro Park Building, Lazimpat, Kathmandu.

Step 3

Collect the passport and you are ready to go!

Note: You have to be physically present during the application submission. The visa fee is NPR 7,480.

Malaysia eVisa

  • Complete the eVisa form online.
  • Pay the visa fee.
  • Receive the eVisa in your email.

Note: All the required documents for the eVisa are similar to the paper visa application. The visa fee is USD 49 for the Malaysian Government, but there is a service fee which can vary. Normally it is USD 30 to 40 depending on agent you choose.

PRINT your eVisa it is very important to have it not just to enter but also to exit Malaysia. Do not lose it!

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about the Malaysian Visa

How much does it cost?

The cost varies according to number of days the visa is requested for.

Where and how do I get a visa for Malaysia?

Apply in the One Stop Center (Kathmandu) or online for the eVisa.

How many days does it take?

Normally three days.

Can I go overland?

If you already have a paper visa, yes. If you have an eVisa there are restrictions to arriving overland.

Do I need a photo?

Yes. Two photos.

How long is the visa valid for?

The visa is valid for 30 days.

How many blank pages do I need on my passport?

You need two blank pages, one for the visa and one for stamp (Only one page will be used for the eVisa).

Do I need to give a visa interview?


Any special rules or requirements?


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