Languages Canada pushes for student work rights

Languages Canada wants to change that. “This is an antiquated and inappropriate policy,” Gonzalo Peralta, executive director of the organisation that represents more than 200 language programs, said. Currently, the Canadian government allows study permit holders to...

Canada and UK beneficiaries of changing preferences, survey shows

According to the AECC survey of 7,400+ prospective student respondents in 147 countries, of the 21.1% suggesting they had changed their preferred destination, 36% did so in favour of Canada. India, the Philippines and Nepal were the three largest respondent countries...

College for immigration consultants to open in November in Canada

The college will become the official regulator of authorised immigration and citizenship consultants across Canada and ensure they follow the statutory framework put in place by the College of Immigration and Citizenship Consultants Act in December 2020. “Those who...

Canada permanent residency applicants eligible for interim work permit

Starting from July 26, the rules for obtaining this one-time permit will apply to international students who graduated from a Canadian institution, health care workers and those in other designated essential occupations, who have applied to one of six streams – three...