Good News for International Students- International students will get 2nd chance for Canadian work experience due to the pandemic COVID-19
Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino announced that International students who have failed to secure Canadian job experience due to the pandemic will be given another opportunity at meeting requirements for permanent residence.
On 08-Jan-2021, Ottawa will launch a temporary policy to allow international students with an expired or expiring post-graduate work permit to apply for a new permit that will be valid for 18 months. Applications will be open from 27-Jan-2021 till 27-Jul-2021
What is the new policy?
COVID-19 has presented an extremely great number of challenges for international students especially for the Post Graduate Work Permit holders (PGWP) so, in order to help, the Government of Canada announced a new policy to help former international students live in, work in, and continue contributing to Canada
The government has made significant efforts to
How this policy helps Canada?
As we confront the pandemic’s second wave and chart a course for our recovery, attracting skilled immigrants is a central part of our plan.
This new policy will help more graduates fill pressing needs in areas like health care, technology and more. As we look forward, it will help even more former international students build their futures in Canada, contributing in ways large and small to our short-term recovery and long-term prosperity.
Why International Students?
Who can apply?
Foreign nationals in Canada
How to apply?
When can we apply?
Validity of Work Permit
These will be valid for 18 months and allow former international students to remain in Canada, continue to seek employment, build their future in this country, and apply for permanent residence.
Contact Us today to evaluate your profile and find your eligibility.