Temporary residence for the purpose of study may be granted for the anticipated duration of studies, up to a maximum of 6 years. This type of residence is available only to full-time secondary school students under the age of 20, full-time university students, and individuals attending language or professional training programs for university studies organized by a university.

If the applicant enters Slovakia legally and reports their stay to the Foreign Police within 3 working days of arrival, a residence permit is not required for stays of up to 90 days.

For individuals holding a temporary residence permit for study purposes, there is the benefit of engaging in business and work without the need for additional permits or changing the purpose of their residence, with a maximum limit of 10 hours per week.