International Students Can Work Off-campus for Over 20 Hours a Week in Canada
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International Students Can Work Off-campus for Over 20 Hours a Week in Canada

Employers have been facing unusual challenges in finding and retaining the workers they need during this period of economic recovery and growth. The Government of Canada is continuing to take concrete actions to address current industry needs. Today, the Honourable Sean Fraser, Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship, has announced the temporary lifting of the…

Canada to Require Full Vaccination for Travellers and Federally Regulated Transportation Employees
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Canada to Require Full Vaccination for Travellers and Federally Regulated Transportation Employees

We have been living under the terms of COVID19 for about two years now since the global pandemic began in the late months of 2019. The virus that put the world to a halt has met its match in through vaccines. In a short course of about a year, in the odds of beating the virus and resuming to the “normal” the world has known pre-pandemic, pharmaceutical companies were able to make vaccines. 

Traveling as an International Student in Canada: Visa and Permit Guide
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Traveling as an International Student in Canada: Visa and Permit Guide

Let’s tackle the topic of traveling. Whether you’re traveling to Canada or from Canada, as an international student there are certain official documents and processes that we must follow, that is per Canadian Immigration policies.

Canada Adds 7 New Countries to the Student Direct Stream
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Canada Adds 7 New Countries to the Student Direct Stream

Canada’s Student Direct Stream or SDS is an expedited student permit application stream for post secondary international students from selected key countries that was launched in 2018. SDS applications can take as fast as 20 calendar days. When it premiered, it only had 3 countries: China, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, and a year after, on 2019, 3 more countries were added: Pakistan, Morocco and Senegal.

Getting Your Documents Right for Study Permit Application
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Getting Your Documents Right for Study Permit Application

A study permit is what’s more commonly known in the Philippines as a visa. Philippine nationals are required to have a valid study permit before pursuing an education in Canada. Getting your documents right and accurate is the most vital part of your study permit application. These documents will legally speak for your application and…