Announcement on the procedure for issuance of Unified Smart ID Cards for Tertiary Students

The procedure for obtaining Yekta Code and issuance of Unified Smart ID cards for foreign University Students is described below:

  1. University students to attend Kefalat Centers or BAFIA offices in the province;
  2. Provide the required documents and IDs (passports, etc.);
  3. Obtain Yekta code;
  4. Visit SAHMA portal :;
  5. Enter University Students web page on SAHMA portal and complete [the required steps];
  6. Issuance of the card.

After completion of steps and checking of information, the Unified Smart ID Card will be issued the NOM, and Kefalat centers or provincial BAFIA offices will contact the student to approach and receive the card.”