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Is it possible to do part-time jobs on student visa in Dubai?
Asked by: hemanth
Answers: 2
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Posted on Mon, 30 Jun 2008 18:22:00 GMT
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I am planning to do my PG course in Dubai. I'm confused whether I can work part-time in Dubai on student visa to earn some money and pay back my loan in India.

Currently, students studying in Dubai on residence permit are not allowed to get involved in part-time jobs. However, they can have internships. Internship is considered different than job. Internship is usually an assistantship provided by a school you’ve joined in your field of study. You’ll require good GPA (3.0 or above) to be eligible to apply for an internship.

If you get an internship, you can work as an intern for 20 hours a week. However, it will be 40 hours a week during vacations.

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Kumar answered 9 years and 8 months ago

The job market is quite competitive, so be prepared to spend a few months searching in order to secure a quality full time, reasonably paid job. You should therefore make sure you are able to financially support yourself during this time.Students may take up unpaid internships but must get permission from their respective university before starting the internship.

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Chikanbarn answered 5 years and 4 months ago
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