On May 1, 2017, the province of Ontario reopened the International Masters Graduate and International PhD Graduate streams of the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) for the second time in 2017. In a testament to the popularity of these streams, the International Masters Graduate stream reached its intake limit that same day. These popular Canadian immigration streams offer a route to permanent residence for eligible individuals who have studied in Ontario. [Read more…]
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has released its Express Entry Year-End Report covering 2016, providing a valuable insight into the successes and status of the Express Entry system for immigration to Canada. Individuals who are interested in studying in Canada are likely to be particularly interested in this report, as it highlights the recent changes and trends within the Express Entry system, and how this benefits international graduate candidates.
The choice of a university or college in Canada could be the most important decision a prospective student has yet faced. Choosing the right post-secondary institution can determine a student’s academic success, and their enjoyment of the student experience. With so many options, and so much information available, it can be difficult to know where to start.
To help the process, CanadaVisa.com has recently updated its comprehensive School Search tool for 2017. School Search provides a centralized, up-to-date database on Canada’s universities and colleges, with profiles on more than 150 institutions across the country. [Read more…]
Attorney David Cohen has been invited by World Education Services (WES) Global Talent Bridge to discuss the CanadaVisa Study Hub, an online portal that provides international students and graduates with the means to maximize the potential of their time in Canada. Get the exclusive interview here. Read Full Article
Students across Canada are preparing for finals as we enter the last weeks of the Winter semester. “Finals”, or the final exam season that will determine a student’s performance in a class or study program, is often viewed with dread, and can be a stressful time. But this doesn’t have to be the case. Check out our top tips for breezing through finals season. [Read more…]
The Law Firm of Campbell Cohen is excited to introduce the new Study Pathway Form. This free assessment form provides users with an overview of their options for studying in Canada, and working or immigrating permanently after their studies. The Study Pathway Form caters to the needs of current international students in Canada, as well as individuals around the world who are considering pursuing higher education in Canada. [Read more…]
A new Canadian immigration program based in Atlantic Canada will allow international graduates to apply for permanent residence upon graduation, after fulfilling set eligibility criteria, with no requirement for the applicant to have work experience before submitting an application. [Read more…]
Most international students are able to work during their studies. Working while studying can build valuable experience, introduce you to new people, and help you integrate into a new country and culture. Here are some tips to simplify the job search in Canada.