International student enrolment jumped by 18 percent in Canada last year in a trend that surprised both universities and government officials.
Student enrolment increased in every province in Canada in 2016. Read more to see the distribution of international students across Canada.
International students from more than 185 countries studied in Canada in 2016. Students from India and China led a trend that set records for international enrolment. See the full list.
Candidates who worked with food or computers topped the invitation list for permanent resident status under Canada’s Express Entry system for the last two years.
Immigration officials rejected almost 2,000 Post-Graduation Work Permit applications last year. Students complain the rules are unclear and sometimes unfair.
You don’t need Nova Scotia experience to benefit from this immigration program for workers in 16 different professions
International students and recent graduates hoping to become Canadian citizens should think very carefully about taking extended holidays or work terms outside the country.