For those of you who are looking to stay in Canada after completing your studies, you will be glad to know that a post-graduation work permit is now available.
This work permit allows you to stay and work in Canada for up to three years, giving you the opportunity to gain valuable work experience.
For more information on how to apply for this post-graduation work permit (PGWP) consult with Universal Adviser.
A few days back Immigration Minister Sean Fraser tweeted that the previously-announced PGWP expansion will be available to PGWPs that have terminated since September 20, 2021.
Immigrants who hold post-graduation work permit (PGWP) work permits that expired in the duration of September 2021 to December 2021 will begin again from 20 September 2022.
Immigration Secretary Sean Fraser has extended the eligibility start date for the previously announced PGWP extension from January 2022 to September 2021.
The new policy is beneficial for anyone with an expiring PGWP. The change is primarily to accommodate Canadian Experience Class (CEC) applicants who have not had the opportunity to apply for immigration through Express Entry since September 21, 2021.
To decrease the number of backlogs, IRCC is planning to resume the visa application of PGWP holders from 6 July 2022. With a PGWP, you can work in any job for up to three years after you graduate.
This is a great option if you want to gain some work experience in Canada. A PGWP allows graduates to work in Canada for up to three years after completing their studies.
For more information on the requirements and application process, please get in touch with our immigration and visa experts.
Graduates can use a PGWP to gain valuable work experience, learn new skills, and earn money to help pay for their education.
A PGWP can also help students qualify for permanent residence in Canada. Every year, thousands of international students come to study in Canada. After graduation, many of them want to stay in Canada and find a job.
Express Entry is a points-based system that is used to select immigrants for permanent residence. If you meet the criteria, you can add your name to the Express Entry pool. If you are selected, you will be invited to apply for permanent residence.
Without going through Express Entry. To do this, you will need to meet the criteria for one of the immigration programs. Examples are the Federal Skilled Worker Program, provincial nominee program, business immigration, and family sponsorship.