Arrival at the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (Mauritius)
Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam (SSR) International Airport, Mauritius, is about 37 kms from the University and is easily accessible through a pleasant and picturesque motorway. It usually takes approximately 45-50 minutes normal speed drive from the airport to reach the destination.
It is important that you respect the formalities of filling in the disembarkation card which is handed over to you during the flight. It is essential that you mention the residential address/ visiting address and your contact person in Mauritius and this card is to be handed to the Mauritius Immigration Authorities in the airport.
MCEM will provides airport transfer for our students on request. Students, who wish to be picked up at the airport, should make all necessary arrangements with the us prior to arrival. Depending on the number of students, a taxi, mini van, mini bus or coach will be waiting outside the airport where the agent will welcome you and transfer students to their respective accommodation. Please note that an airport transfer fee will be charged for the service provided.
• Change some of your money into Mauritian rupees immediately on arrival. If you are taking a taxi, the transfer cost may vary from Rs 1000-Rs 1600
• Be careful when you drive. The British Driving System (driving on the left hand side of the road) is used in Mauritius.