- If the course you have selected is less than 6 months in duration.
- If you are a family member or staff of a foreign representative to Canada.
- If you are a member of a foreign armed force.
- You should have been accepted by a school, college, university or other educational institute in Canada.
- You need to give relevant prove that you have enough money to pay your:
- Tuition fees;
- Living expenses for yourself and family member who has come with you to Canada;
- Return transportation for yourself and family member along with you;
- You must be a law-abiding citizen without any criminal record and should not be a threat to the security of Canada. You may have to provide a police certificate.
- You must have a good health condition and should be willing to undergo a medical examination, if necessary.
- You must satisfy the immigration officer that you will leave Canada once your stay duration is over.
Working in Canada as a StudentWhile studying in Canada, it is possible to work in Canada, under any Citizenship and Immigration Canada’s work programs for students. Under the following categories, a student is allowed to work in Canada:
- On campus without a work permit
- Off campus with a work permit
- In Co-op and Internship Programs, where work experience is a part of the curriculum, with a work permit.
Additionally, spouses and common-law partners of foreign students are eligible for a work permit for the duration similar to study permit.
Upon graduation, a student is allowed to apply for a work permit under the Post-Graduation Work Permit Program. Under this program, you may get work permit up to a maximum of three years.
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