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Category: Study Permits

Fewer Foreign Students Due to COVID: Canada Wants International Students to Grow the Economy

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Study Permits, Student Visas and Coronavirus

At the end of 2019, there were more than 642,000 foreign students in Canada with India the top country of origin for foreign students in Canada. With Canada's border closed to non-essential ...

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Are you on an IEC Working Holiday Program and wondering if you will be required to leave the country?

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Study Permits, IEC International Experience Canada and Coronavirus

IEC Working Holiday Program Temporary Halt To manage the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Canada has put in place travel restrictions that impact work and travel ...

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Update: Post-Graduation Work Permit Applicant Travel Outside Canada

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Study Permits

Post-Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) applicants can now travel outside of Canada while waiting for a decision on their application. Effective February 21, 2020, international students ...

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International Experience Canada Applications Open for 2020

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Study Permits and IEC International Experience Canada

IEC 2020 pools were scheduled to open December 9 but were delayed due to technical issues. The IEC 2020 pools are now open for applicants. The 2020 International Experience Canada ...

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I'm On a Working Holiday Visa - How Can I Stay Longer in Canada?

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Study Permits and IEC International Experience Canada

I've been in Canada for almost a year on a working holiday visa and I love it here - how can I stay longer? The IEC Working Holiday Visa in Canada program provides temporary open work permits ...

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Episode 6: Student Visas and Study Permits for Canada and the US

Podcast posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Study Permits and Student Visas

Show Notes: Canada Study Permit International students who want to attend school in Canada for over 6 months must get a Study Permit. This document allows students to enter Canada, ...

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Pakistan Added to Canada Student Direct Stream

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Study Permits

Canada recognizes the tremendous economic, cultural and social benefits that international students bring to Canada. In 2018 IRCC introduced the Student Direct Stream to ensure ...

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Vancouver Top Choice to Move to Canada from Hong Kong

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Business Immigration to Canada, Study Permits and Student Visas

The high cost of living combined with increasing political tensions and a government crackdown on protesters are making many Hong Kong residents consider moving to Canada. There ...

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