Morning. I'm an international undergraduate student here at Massey University, Palmerston North. My family back in Egypt

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Customer: I'm an international undergraduate student here at Massey University, Palmerston North
JA: What steps have you taken so far?
Customer: My family back in Egypt is the only financial support that I have.
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Customer: After COVID 19, they can't support me as usual. So I thought about try to get a work visa and a be a part-time student instead of a full-time student.
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Hello Chris, good to hear from you. I'm based in Palmerston North. What else do you need to know?
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You are probably in a good time to apply since there won’t be many flights out. You can apply for a variation to your visa to do this. Do you need a link for that?
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can I apply for a work visa even if I don't have a job yet?
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Hello Chris,I'm based in Palmerston North. What else do you need to know?Many thanks,
Kind regards,Al,
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You would need to get a job offer first then apply
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Thank you so much, Chris.
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