Working in Canada
Working in CANADA during studies:
Many Universities and Colleges encourage you and connect you with companies with who you can work during your holidays. Keep in touch with the career service unit at the University/College early on!
a) Work On Campus in Canada: Students may work up to 20 hours per week for the University/College they are attending. Typical on-campus jobs might include working in a cafeteria or working in the Athletic Centre. These jobs are, however, scarce and usually on a first come, first served basis. There are jobs available for only a few students each semester and you shouldn’t count on getting an on-campus job during your first semester. Usually, all the jobs are filled by students who apply during the previous semester. You don’t need a work permit to work on campus.
b) Work Off Campus in Canada: You may qualify to work off campus without a work permit. If you qualify, your study permit will allow you to work for a total of 20 hours per week and during vacations a maximum of 40 hours per week.
c) Spouse Work permit: Your spouse may apply for an open work permit (which means they need not have a job offer or a labour market opinion from service Canada) if you are a full time student and have a valid study permit. Work permits of Spouse are valid for the same period of time as your study permit.
d) Internship (Co-op) Work in Canada: Many Colleges and Universities at the undergraduate and graduate level have a Co-op option within their course curriculum which allows students to gain valuable work experience in line of their studies. You must apply for a co-operative education work permit for the same after you have got a study permit while you are studying at the college. The International student centres/advisors at the University / College where you are studying help you in this case.
Work after your studies:
To work in Canada you must apply for Post Graduation Work Permit Program (PGWPP). A student is allowed to stay back in the country for the length of your program upto a maximum of 3 years to look for a job and work full-time Over 90% of Canada’s college graduates are employed in their field of study within six months after graduation and 93% of employers are satisfied with graduates.
Contact us in case you need admission counseling to study and plan for working in Canada.
Canada Admission CounselingIn case you’re confused about your studies in Canada, we can help you solve the problem. Once we meet you, and your parents or spouse, we ask you questions to get a clearer idea of your preferences, restrictions, and goals. This will allow us to make a range of suggestions with regard to locations and universities. With more discussions we’ll help you pick between them and narrow it down to the right selection of safe, moderate and ambitions options. We will make your process of studying in Canada hassle-free.
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