Canada to allow international students to work off-campus over 20 hours per week

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Fri, 07 Oct 2022 13:02:58 +0000

From November 15, 2022 until December 31, 2023, international students who are in Canada and have off-campus work authorization on their study permit will be allowed to work over 20 hours per week off-campus while class is in session. This temporary measure will also apply to foreign nationals who have already submitted a study permit […]

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BREAKING: Canada to allow international students to work off-campus over 20 hours per week

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Fri, 07 Oct 2022 13:02:58 +0000

From November 15, 2022 until December 31, 2023, international students who are in Canada and have off-campus work authorization on their study permit will be allowed to work over 20 hours per week off-campus while class is in session. This temporary measure will also apply to foreign nationals who have already submitted a study permit […]

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When is your stress level an urgent issue? Practical tips for students

Credit to Author: Geneviève Beaupré and Susan Qadeer| Date: Wed, 05 Oct 2022 14:42:25 +0000

Services are provided at educational institutions to help students cope with problems that interfere with their academic work, to avoid disruptions to their school year, and to determine a student’s best options given their circumstances.

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How can Canada get the international students it needs for the jobs it has? A new report calls for a ‘course correction’

Credit to Author: Nicholas Keung| Date: Wed, 07 Sep 2022 13:00:12 +0000

Canada needs to do a much better job of targeting and supporting international students in order to deal with this country’s specific labour shortages — such as the recent “wake-up call” in health care — a new report says.

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What is the Canadian Experience Class?

Credit to Author: Asheesh Moosapeta| Date: Tue, 06 Sep 2022 17:00:47 +0000

Canada’s foreign skilled workers and international students may be eligible for a fast track to permanent residence—the Canadian Experience Class (CEC). Starting in 2008, this program, (part of the Express Entry system) has given foreign skilled workers, and international students who have graduated from an institution in Canada, the opportunity to become permanent residents and eventually citizens. Get a […]

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How to study in Canada as an Indian student

Credit to Author: Edana Robitaille| Date: Sun, 28 Aug 2022 05:00:46 +0000

According to a recent study by the Canadian Bureau of International Education, Canada is a top choice for international students due to its reputation as a safe, stable, and tolerant country in addition to the quality of its educational institutions. This is especially true for Indian students who often choose Canada as a destination to […]

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Why more Indians are moving to Canada

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Tue, 23 Aug 2022 05:00:33 +0000

India is by far Canada’s leading source of global talent. In 2021, Canada welcomed over 405,000 immigrants, an all-time high. Nearly one-third of these immigrants are of Indian origin. In addition, Canada welcomed nearly 450,000 international students last year, with Indians comprising almost 50 per cent of this total. There were also over 10,000 Indians […]

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IRCC officials discuss study permit backlog and new recommendations at CBIE symposium

Credit to Author: Edana Robitaille| Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 12:00:37 +0000

Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is reporting an unprecedented surge in demand for study permits from international students. According to ICEF Monitor, the numbers are continuing to increase as pandemic restrictions are loosen around the globe and students are returning to Canada to begin or complete their post-secondary education. The increase in applications for […]

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A look at international tuition fee exemptions in Quebec

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Tue, 26 Jul 2022 17:00:50 +0000

To encourage international students to undertake post-secondary studies in the province, Quebec offers special international tuition exemptions for students coming from abroad. In general, international students who come to Quebec on a study permit to attend a public college and obtain a degree must pay tuition fees specific to international students. These fees vary from […]

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Premiers make recommendations for improvements to immigration

Credit to Author: Edana Robitaille| Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2022 12:00:13 +0000

Attracting and retaining skilled foreign workers was one of the main topics at a recent Premiers Meeting in Victoria, British Columbia. Canada’s unemployment rate stands at a historically low 4.9% and as a result, the country is facing a shortage of labour. The shortage is due in large part to many of Canada’s aging workers […]

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