a valid work permit is required (online application).
With the exception of the winter and summer vacations, foreign students' sum of working hours shall not exceed 20 hours per week.
For applications made in the first semester, the work permit is valid until March 31st of the next semester;
for applications made in the second semester, the work permit is valid until September 30th of the same year.
The maximum validity period of a work permit is six months.
If your work permit is about to pass the expiration date, it is suggested to send out the new application 2~3 weeks earlier. For the new application, please remember to send out under the correct application type "work permit", NOT "work permit re-issue".
Work Permit: If it is your first time applying or your work permit is expired, please select this application type.
Work permit re-issue: If you lose your unexpired work permit, please select this application type.