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Old 07-21-2016, 08:03 PM
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Just wondering has anyone used the student visa route to go to help out with grandchildren for a couple of years. I know that there are fees and can only work 20 hours a week but would I have to show a certain amount of money is available? I have seen a couple of college courses I would be interested in taking. Am 51 so other visas not an option.


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Am 51 so other visas not an option.
Considering your age, you might have an issue satisfying the department that you are a 'genuine' student.

Most student can work 40 hours a fortnight (no longer 20 hours a week) when their courses are in session and unlimited hours when they are not. Some students have unlimited work rights.

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