Fewer than one third of Canadian colleges and universities help international students with things like study permits, travel visas, post-graduation work permits or applying for permanent resident status.
The province of Newfoundland and Labrador has made it easier for international students to immigrate to Canada.
Provincial officials decided just two weeks before a popular program was supposed to die that they might not kill it after all. Alberta will continue to take applications to the Post-Graduate Worker Category indefinitely.
The Canadian government is warning international students to beware of thieves who pretend to be immigration officials.
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has opened seven new Visa Application Centres in China to support a spurt in applications by students, visitors and temporary workers.
Canada is the favourite study destination of international education agents and their clients, according to a new survey that polled agents in 107 countries around the world.
Newfoundland and Labrador has launched two new pilot programs that offer international students paid internships and placements.
International student enrolment in Canadian universities rose by 11 per cent across Canada this year, with British Columbia showing the biggest increase.
Manitoba is launching Canada’s first fast-track immigration program for international students who have a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math.
The new International Education Stream is only for international students who have studied in Manitoba.