What does the Golden Visa UAE mean?

The term golden visa refers to a long term residency visa which enables expatriates to work, study, live and to enjoy all the benefits emanating from it. There are certain rules and condition for specific categories which can enjoy the benefit of Golden Visa.

What are the eligibility criteria for applying Golden Visa Dubai?

The long-term residency visa (Golden Visa) is brought in order to attract the talents and highly skilled professional and workers from all over the world. In short, the object behind golden visa is to gather all the brilliant minds of the world together and to provide them best opportunities, infrastructure, amenities, security so that it can foster and develop the better working environment in UAE. Thus, in order to attain the golden visa list of beneficiaries has been defined by the Government of UAE which is mentioned below;


  • Worth of purchased property must not be less than 2million AED
  • Must have purchased property in UAE with a loan from local bank
  • Must have purchased one or more off plan properties not less than worth of 2 million AED from an approved real estate companies situated in UAE.


  • Must have own or a partner in a business start up registered as Small and Medium Enterprise and must be generating annual revenue not less than 1 million AED
  • Must have obtained or received an approval on idea of starting up new business from Ministry of Economy or other competent local authority.
  • Must have been a innovator in any entrepreneurial project which was sold for the total of not less than 7 million AED

Exceptional Talents

  • Inventors, inventors, and extraordinary talents in key disciplines like as culture, art, sports, and digital technology, regardless of educational qualification, work position, monthly pay, or professional level, can acquire a Golden visa. A recommendation or permission from a federal or local government organisation is required for the visa.

Scientist & Professionals

  • Scientists and researchers with significant achievements and impact in their fields may be eligible for the Golden visa if recommended by the Emirates Scientists Council. A applicant should have a PhD or a Master’s degree from one of the world’s top institutions in one of the fields of engineering, technology, biological sciences, or natural sciences, as well as significant research accomplishments.
  • The Golden visa is available to professionals and highly skilled workers with high educational qualifications and professional experience in all disciplines, including medicine, sciences and engineering, information technology, business and administration, education, law, culture, and social sciences.

Outstanding Students and Graduates from Universities situated in UAE

  • The Golden visa is available to high-achieving students in the UAE’s secondary schools as well as excellent graduates from the UAE’s universities and the world’s top 100 institutions. Academic performance/cumulative average, year of graduation, and university categorization are all criteria.

Humanitarian Pioneers

  • Notable members of international and regional organisation, distinguished members of public benefit groups recipients of humanitarian recognition awards and distinguished volunteers and sponsors of humanitarian initiatives.

Frontline Warriors

  • Workers who had given their extra ordinary efforts during Covid-19 pandemic are also eligible for Golden Visa.

What are the benefits offered to Golden Visa holders?

The following benefits are being given to the persons bearing golden visa:-

  • Entry visa for six months with multiple entries to proceed with residence issuance
  • A long term renewable residence visa is valid for 10 years
  • It is a self sponsored visa and no need for employment visa is required
  • Sponsoring of family members are allowed including spouse, children, and parents regardless of their age
  • Domestic helpers sponsoring is allowed for unlimited number
  • Ability to stay outside the UAE for longer than the standard six-month limit in order to maintain residency visa valid

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