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    hello!
    I am from Malaysia and I intend to do part time master degree in UK? Something like open university or ect.
    May I know what visa should I apply, student visa or working visa?

    Many thanks.
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    You won't be able to get a working visa unless you have an employer sponsoring you.

    You might be able to get a tier 4 (student visa) depending on your course. If you are thinking of doing a course part-time to allow you to work, this is likely to be an issue though. The tier 4 visa only allows you to work 20 hours a week during term time.


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    You can get a study visa (Tier 4) for part-time studying. Either do full time and do 20h/w of work as per visa rules and full-time during holidays or get a work visa (Tier 1/2/5) but that's really difficult.
 
 
 
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