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“Employability” is Key to Canada’s Foreign Student Recruitment Drive

Canada should look beyond easy student visas, granting work permits and a path to citizenship if it wants to stay ahead of the game, says an expert on international graduates’ career outcomes in Asia.

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International Students Call for Renewal of Work Permits, Reduction of Tuition Fees

As COVID-19 creates difficulties for those hoping to settle in Canada, Migrant Students United advocates for the renewal of post-graduate work permits of international students.

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Canada Opens Up to International Students While U.S. Proposes Further Restrictions

North America’s two largest countries could not be further apart. As of Oct. 20, Canada has opened its border to international students. Meanwhile in the United States, restrictions to international student visas loom large in an already increasingly nativist country.

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International Students Rally for a Clearer Pathway to Permanent Residency

As problems continue to arise due to COVID-19, one overlooked and growing population effected are international students who now call for changes in the requirements for permanent resident status.

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How International Students are a Boost to Canada’s Economy

Canada’s economy benefits from the thousands of international students in our colleges and universities. In return, they are given a chance to become permanent residents. But more than that, Canadians can also learn from their experience.

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Students Need ‘Extra Help’ Coping with Pandemic

The pandemic will likely have the most long-lasting effect on students whose academic rhythm has been disrupted, perhaps beyond repair. The shutdown also jeopardizes the education of the 642,480 international students in Canada.

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