How to Prepare for Final Exams: 10 Top and Easy Tips for Success
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How to Prepare for Final Exams: 10 Top and Easy Tips for Success

It’s that time of the year where the semester is coming to a close, and students are getting ready for that dreaded final exams season. Instead of cramming on the last night before the exam, prepare yourself by following some of these tips!

Study an Associate of Arts Degree in BC and Become a Permanent Resident of Canada
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Study an Associate of Arts Degree in BC and Become a Permanent Resident of Canada

The first thing you might wonder is what an Associate of Arts degree is? A two-year Associate of Arts (AA) degree program offers an education in subjects such as Maths, English, Psychology, and Science. Associates of arts degrees are typically considered stepping stones to undergraduate studies.

Study at Manitoba Institute of Trades Technology
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Study at Manitoba Institute of Trades Technology

Manitoba is located in south-central Canada. The word “Manitoba” refers to where the spirit lives in the aboriginal language, known as “Canada’s most Sunshine Capital.” Manitoba has a diversity of wildlife, seasonal activities, and beautiful scenery. The Manitoba Institute of Trades & Technology (MITT) campus is located in Winnipeg, the capital city of Manitoba.

Agriculture and forestry jobs are in high demand in 2022. Learn how to become a BC farmer today!
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Agriculture and forestry jobs are in high demand in 2022. Learn how to become a BC farmer today!

One of the largest industries and sources of long-term employment in Canada, Agriculture and Forestry careers provide jobs for 2.3 million. In addition to providing us with a multitude of food products and alternative energy sources, these careers contribute heavily to the economy of Canada. As well as preserving our natural resources, these careers, particularly those associated with Forestry, ensure we have access to a bountiful supply of land in the years to come. Some of the careers in Agriculture and Forestry are “green careers,” which involve preserving or protecting the environment.

Here is What International Students needs to know about Proof of Vaccination, Federal and British Columbia’s Vaccine Passport Requirements
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Here is What International Students needs to know about Proof of Vaccination, Federal and British Columbia’s Vaccine Passport Requirements

Canadians hold two different kinds of vaccine passports, federal and provincial, so let’s have a look at each one’s purpose. 

7 Christmas Markets You Must Visit Now This Holiday Season in Canada
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7 Christmas Markets You Must Visit Now This Holiday Season in Canada

Due to the pandemic, we have been without festive activities for two years, but many Christmas markets across Canada will finally be open during the holidays. If you don’t know what Christmas markets are, they are centuries-old German traditions in which many German towns host Christkindlmarkets in December. Each market is unique and features local artisans and regional treats. Locals participate in the festivities by sampling local delicacies, shopping for gifts, and sharing holiday cheer. Public health advisories may apply: capacity may be limited, pre-registration may be required, masks will be required, and social distancing is recommended. Here are the Christmarkets that are open now in Canada and you must check them out before another lockdown occurs!

Four Biggest Benefits of Volunteering for International Students in Canada
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Four Biggest Benefits of Volunteering for International Students in Canada

In Canada, a myriad of people often volunteer, especially, most students have to do it in order to People often volunteer in Canada, especially students, who must do so in order to graduate from school. In contrast, volunteering is not as common in Japan. I had never volunteered before I moved to Canada, but now that I’m here, I’ve mostly been making posters for Instagram and editing videos as a volunteer. Participating in volunteer work has given me four benefits. Using my experience as an international student, I will explain why volunteering is important to them.

Explore Infinite Possibilities at Kwantlen Polytechnic University
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Explore Infinite Possibilities at Kwantlen Polytechnic University

As the only comprehensive technical university in Canada, Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) is ranked third in the Vancouver. It has always been one of the most popular universities in Vancouver for international students.

Where Can I Study Communications in Beautiful British Columbia?
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Where Can I Study Communications in Beautiful British Columbia?

Human behaviours, social interactions, and other interpersonal patterns and trends are always evolving. The ways in which we make connections now are vastly different from the methods we used in the past, especially with technological advancements and the rise of social media. With something as vital as human interaction constantly changing, it’s important for there to be effective resources so we can stay educated on the changes in communications. For those of you studying in British Columbia who are interested in learning more about the field of communications and the areas of study surrounding communications, there are many institutions and programs for you to choose from.

A Beginner’s Guide to Post-Secondary Applications: EducationPlanner BC
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A Beginner’s Guide to Post-Secondary Applications: EducationPlanner BC

This is the season… of university applications. Applications are pretty daunting, especially when you’ve only just started the application process. So many universities with so many programs to apply to… The options seem nearly endless. As somebody who went through the process of applying to universities myself, I know how intimidating it may seem. I didn’t even know where to start! Luckily, you are not alone, and there IS a resource out there that aims to help you in your application endeavors.

Black Friday: A Day of Spending and Saving
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Black Friday: A Day of Spending and Saving

After the month of September, holidays and important annual celebrations seem to be every other day with no sign of slowing down until after the New Year has been rung in. While I love a good celebration as much as the next person, the seemingly-constant stream of events that take place following Labour Day makes the last four months of the year a little overwhelming (and expensive). For example, with October comes Thanksgiving (in Canada) and Halloween, followed by November which brings with it the Thanksgiving celebrations (in the United States) and Black Friday (I’ll get back to this later), and who could forget about the December festivities such as Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Bodhi Day (or whatever else you celebrate!), with New Years’ celebrations to wrap it all up. Regardless, as your designated Holiday-Helper when it comes to holidays in Canada, it is my duty to keep you posted about the holidays and important events that are coming up so you can plan and celebrate accordingly. With this in mind, let’s take a look at the day that embodies consumer-culture; Black Friday!

Here is Why International Students should Study Social Work in Canada
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Here is Why International Students should Study Social Work in Canada

problem that causes the government a headache. In addition to this issue, new job openings in a 10-year vision are expecting 11,030 jobs. The annual BC median salary in this industry is very decent, recognized at $43,798 (based on 2020 Job Bank wage data); the hourly rate ranges from $16 to $29.

What Jobs Can I Land with a Linguistics Degree?
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What Jobs Can I Land with a Linguistics Degree?

At a surface level, linguistics just seems like a major where you learn multiple languages or just a long-winded grammar lesson. This is actually not the case at all. In short, linguistics is the science of how language works. Like how chemists break down compounds and study the molecules that make it up, so too linguists with a language that interests them. If you are fascinated by languages, whether by learning them or just how they work, then this would be a good choice for you. 

Here is How the NOC 2021 Affects International Students in 2022
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Here is How the NOC 2021 Affects International Students in 2022

The Canadian immigration system will redesign its classification of occupations in fall 2022. While the federal government has yet to clarify which kinds of applicants will be affected by the changes, they will affect some economic class and foreign worker applicants.

Here are 3 Institutions that offer Pathways to Universities in Canada
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Here are 3 Institutions that offer Pathways to Universities in Canada

Many international students may struggle about getting a high GPA for applying to many of the renowned universities in Canada. However, there is an alternative pathway for international students to prepare themselves for university studies, at a slower pace and a specific GPA before starting their application. We have compiled three institutions that offer pathway programs to universities in Canada.

Vaccinated Travellers Entering Canada: Here is What You Need to Know
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Vaccinated Travellers Entering Canada: Here is What You Need to Know

From October 30, Canadian airport passengers, passengers traveling via VIA Rail and Rocky Mountaineer trains, and passengers traveling on non-essential passenger ships for a voyage of 24 hours or more, such as cruise ships, will require vaccinations.

Why Halloween is the Best Half-Holiday
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Why Halloween is the Best Half-Holiday

HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Everyone says that Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, and while I don’t think I can dispute that in good conscience, the time of year around Halloween is a very close second. The leaves are falling, pumpkins are out, the weather is gloomy… The whole October atmosphere really just completes the spooky season! Halloween has been one of my favourite holidays since I was a little girl, so I’m a little extra passionate about today’s article. With that being said, let’s take a look into how Canada celebrates Halloween!

How to make an Income as a Translator in Canada?
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How to make an Income as a Translator in Canada?

anguage solution companies in North America, which employ several hundred thousand interpreters and translators to serve the Limited English Proficient community (also known as LEPs). These companies serve millions of people, speak hundreds of languages, and this industry will continue to grow along with the numbers of immigrants to English-speaking countries, such as Canada. 

United States to reopen border with Canada Starting November
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United States to reopen border with Canada Starting November

From November, the United States will reopen its land border to people not traveling for urgent reasons. Alejandro Mayorkas, the Secretary of Homeland Security, announced that fully vaccinated travellers arriving from Canada and Mexico will be permitted entry from both land and sea ports.

Here Are 7 Different Ways to Take UBC’s English Proficiency Exams
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Here Are 7 Different Ways to Take UBC’s English Proficiency Exams

Depending on your level of English, you might need to invest a lot of time and energy to pass and receive the language certificate. It is important that you begin preparing and practicing as soon as possible. Additionally, you should take the English exam early to make sure you can apply to universities on time.

Dental Technology Science Prepares International Student Grads to Work in the Dental Field
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Dental Technology Science Prepares International Student Grads to Work in the Dental Field

Dental technicians aren’t usually dreamed of by high school international students since it is not a common career. Families and friends are usually the ones who introduce them to the profession. For a very long time, dental technicians have been favored in the medical industry. According to the Job Bank of Canada, this position offers a median hourly wage of $23 per hour.

Transfer Your Credits to Top-Ranked Universities in British Columbia
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Transfer Your Credits to Top-Ranked Universities in British Columbia

Most people do not understand how transferred credits work in post-secondary institutions when they heard about it. It would be easier to understand if we started from the very beginning, the education system in Canada. Unlike other countries where the education system is standardized, Canadian education system is unique. The flexibility of the educational system does not only force students to make one choice but offer a range of options to them. Allowing them to explore their interests and talents before starting their career.

How to Become a Dental Assistant in Canada?
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How to Become a Dental Assistant in Canada?

Dental assisting is a growing and popular profession here in Canada. As an international student, you have two options for becoming a dental assistant in Canada – getting an education in Canada or having your foreign credentials here in Canada by the National Dental Assisting Examining Board. After you’re licensed as a dental assistant, your education is complete and you can continue on with your dental assisting career right here in Canada!

815,800 Vacant Jobs and Labour Shortages in Canada
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815,800 Vacant Jobs and Labour Shortages in Canada

According to Statistics Canada’s job vacancy report, 129,100 accommodations and food services jobs remained vacant in June as restaurants began reopening. This sector had more openings than health care and social assistance, which had the most vacancies the previous month. The retail trade sector in Canada ranks third. Job vacancies in food services drove up the number of vacant positions in Canada. A total of 815,800 jobs were advertised in June, up 22 percent from May. The majority of these openings were in the service sectors.

Here is How You Enter the Fashion Marketing Industry in Canada
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Here is How You Enter the Fashion Marketing Industry in Canada

The Fashion Marketing Industry is not only dominated by New York, London, and Milan. There are many successful apparel design and manufacturing companies in Canada. Several of them have internationally recognized reputations, and their products are highly sought after. Located in Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver, Canada’s largest fashion hubs have distinct fashion cultures. We are in the midst of fashion season, so we decided to introduce fashion marketing to international students. Fashion marketing is known for its fast pace. Marketers are always on the lookout for innovative ways to present fashion products artistically that generate conversions and return on investment. Learn about fashion marketing careers, jobs, salaries, programs, and how aspiring marketers can launch successful careers in fashion marketing.

Tips for High School Students Before Applying to University
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Tips for High School Students Before Applying to University

As the university and college applications have open for grade 12 students, we have some helpful tips for figuring out the eligibility for most programs in post-secondary institutions in British Columbia. Generally, if students plan to apply for liberal arts or business majors, they must meet the general admission requirements. However, the admission requirements might…

Here is Why International Students Should Study in Manitoba
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Here is Why International Students Should Study in Manitoba

Manitoba is a popular choice for international students. Over 18,000 international students from 100 countries have been enrolled in Manitoba schools and post-secondary institutions since 2018. They have contributed more than $400 million to Manitoba’s gross domestic product. They have also supported over 4,250 jobs in the province. As well, the Province of Manitoba has established its own Provincial Nominee Program (PNP). Those working in Manitoba, including international students, can also take the Manitoba Work Experience Pathway!

What is Open on September 30? Why is Orange Associated with the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation?
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What is Open on September 30? Why is Orange Associated with the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation?

this day. The public commemoration of the tragic and agonizing history is a vital component of the reconciliation process. Canada has created and recognized National Day for Truth and Reconciliation day as a federal statutory holiday. This means that all federal employees will get paid off to commemorate the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.

5 Post-Pandemic Career Options in Biochemistry
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5 Post-Pandemic Career Options in Biochemistry

The field of biochemistry combines fun in chemistry and biology together while offering lots of diverse career paths. In fact, a major in biochemistry is the foundation for many careers and prepares students for lots of graduate work/study opportunities. If you are interested in this field of study that you must consider these 5 ever-growing career paths.

Umm sorry, but why do Canadians say sorry all the time?
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Umm sorry, but why do Canadians say sorry all the time?

Sorry guys, I would be saying too many sorries in this article. Oops..sorry! I moved to Canada a couple of years ago to study and trust me when I say that I was taken by surprise by the Canadian habit of apologizing. Um sorry, but can somebody tell me why do Canadians say sorry so much?! Canadians apologize for coming to work early, for squeezing past you in a crowded area, for asking for a napkin in a restaurant, for entering the elevator before you, for feeding you more than they should and sometimes to even themselves! Can you imagine being a Canadian and having to send back a wrong food order at a restaurant?!

4 Programs International Students must Consider at Georgian College in Canada
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4 Programs International Students must Consider at Georgian College in Canada

Georgian College was founded in 1967 and is located in Barrie, north of Toronto, Canada. It is about 40 minutes from Toronto International Airport to the campus. Thus, it is known as “Toronto’s Back Garden.” Georgian College is one of the oldest public colleges in Ontario, Canada. It has seven campuses and 13,000 full-time students, of which 4,500 international students come from 85 countries and regions.

Here is Why You Should Consider Studying Public Relations or Marketing in Canada
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Here is Why You Should Consider Studying Public Relations or Marketing in Canada

Studying Marketing and Public Relations helps students to understand the current market and trends, equipping skills of organizing and reshaping the reputation of companies and products

#BacktoSchool’21: A Checklist for Your First Week of School
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#BacktoSchool’21: A Checklist for Your First Week of School

CAN’T KEEP CALM because we’re finally back to school in person!! First years, and non-first-years re-learning to go to school in person, I KNOW!! I know it’s a crazy, jittery week for you all and of course, you forgot to make a back-to-school checklist for yourself! Don’t worry, we’ve got you! Here’s a comprehensive checklist that will help you in your first week at school:

4 Top Reasons Why Mobile Phone Repair is the Future Career
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4 Top Reasons Why Mobile Phone Repair is the Future Career

Want to learn the trades of repairing technology? The technology industry is constantly evolving. Many people carry older devices as they may not feel the need to buy new ones. Yes, even here in Canada. Devices such as Mobile Phones, Tablets, and Laptops are frequently due for repairs. Many businesses in Canada have built their foundation in repairing devices.

Why Do We Celebrate Labour Day in Canada?
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Why Do We Celebrate Labour Day in Canada?

Labour Day is celebrated annually on the first Monday of September. A holiday created to celebrate labourers, it is often recognised as the last holiday of the summer. Labour Day is a Statutory holiday in Canada, meaning a day-off of work for most people. It is also the last day before school starts, making it a great opportunity for an end of summer bash!

VCC’s Automotive Collision and Refinishing Diploma: Career FAQ
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VCC’s Automotive Collision and Refinishing Diploma: Career FAQ

Auto trades are one of the top demand trades in our province (B.C.). Check some frequently asked questions about career opportunities and how VCC prepares international students in Automotive Collision and Refinishing Diploma for employment.

Here is why you need to study for Diploma of Business Administration at UVic
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Here is why you need to study for Diploma of Business Administration at UVic

The University of Victoria (UVic for short) is the oldest university in British Columbia (BC). UVic was established in 1903, belonging to McGill University, a famous Canadian university known as the Harvard of the North. In 1963, UVic became a public university in BC with the funding of the provincial government.

Get Skills for various of Careers in Information Technology with this Bachelor’s Degree
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Get Skills for various of Careers in Information Technology with this Bachelor’s Degree

University of Fraser Valley (UFV) program provides a mix of hands-on and theoretical learning in state-of-the-art lab rooms. The Bachelor’s of Computer Information Systems program consists of in-depth software development, networking, and computer system-related topics.

Get the Skills You Need for the In-Demand Engineering Occupation in Canada
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Get the Skills You Need for the In-Demand Engineering Occupation in Canada

Engineering is listed as one of the most lucrative careers in Canada. There is expected to be a labor shortage of engineering positions across various industries according to the Job Bank of Canada. Beyond that, there is also exists a major skills gap in various Engineering positions. As newly graduated students are not equipped enough with the skills for the job.

In-Demand Human Resource Management Career in Canada
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In-Demand Human Resource Management Career in Canada

There has been a shift in the in-demand occupations in Canadian. Due the global pandemic, consumer, and business habits have evolved, and with these changes so have the job demands. Human Resource Management is now one of the professions highly sought after employers. So what exactly do HR Managers to do?

British Columbia to Require Covid Vaccination for Non-Essential Events and Services
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British Columbia to Require Covid Vaccination for Non-Essential Events and Services

British Columbia announced that proof of Covid-19 vaccination will be required to access numerous social and recreation events in within the province. Starting September 13, 2021, you must have at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccination to access some events, services and businesses. This will transition to two doses, or fully vaccinated, on October 24th,…

Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing for International Students in Saskatchewan?
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Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing for International Students in Saskatchewan?

Registered nurses provide care to patients in hospitals or related settings. They also deliver health education programs, provide consulting and related services in relevance to the practice of nursing. Nurses work in a variety of settings such as hospitals, nursing homes, private homes, or rehabilitation centers.

Returning to Post-Secondary Institutions in Fall 2021: Saskatchewan Polytechnic
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Returning to Post-Secondary Institutions in Fall 2021: Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Saskatchewan Polytechnic is working with the Ministry of Advanced Education and all post-secondary institutions in Saskatchewan to safely reopen campus to more international students in fall 2021. Please monitor pandemic related information directly from IRCC and Government of Canada about international students and travel to Canada.

What I’ve learnt from Canadian Cereal Boxes
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What I’ve learnt from Canadian Cereal Boxes

A cereal box tells a story. The images, product description and company biography come together to form a warming morning welcome. In Canada, a glance at the ingredient list often provides humble satisfaction; non-GMO, organic, low sugar, natural ingredients, locally-made. . . ah. But whats more, and may surprise newcomers, is the language these details are written in. Or the two languages to be precise.

International Travel to Canada to resume in September?
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International Travel to Canada to resume in September?

As you may have heard, Canada re-opened fully vaccinated U.S. travellers on August 9. Next, they intended to re-open to the world, commencing September 7th! There are still health and safety measures required of fully vaccinated travellers, these include: Pre-arrival molecular Covid-19 testing Providing details through the ArriveCan App Providing a 14 Quarantine Plan (in…

Returning to Post-Secondary Institutions in Fall 2021: Vancouver Community College
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Returning to Post-Secondary Institutions in Fall 2021: Vancouver Community College

Due to the pandemic, post-secondary students and institutions have faced serious problems. However, the province of British Columbia is on track to meet the covid-19 recovery plan for a full operational return this September, and post-secondary institutions are planning for a safe return to in-person learning this fall based on the Return-to-Campus Guidelines.

A Vibrant College for International Students
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A Vibrant College for International Students

Fanshawe College is a vibrant Canadian institution of higher learning. There are currently 21,000 full-time students, including 6,500 international students from more than 100 countries worldwide (including China). It was founded in 1965 and located in London, Ontario, with public security and friendly residents. It is the sixth-largest public college in Canada. Fanshawe College offers more than 200 majors, including postgraduate certificates, diploma courses and undergraduate bachelor degrees, in the fields of business, science and engineering, design, hospitality, media, computer, health science, and transportation and logistics.

Returning to Post-Secondary Institutions in Fall 2021: Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT)
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Returning to Post-Secondary Institutions in Fall 2021: Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT)

As the pandemic continuous to evolve, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) continue to make revisions to their policies. SAIT aims to keep information as updated as possible. Please continues to monitor pandemic related information directly from IRCC and Government of Canada website.

Returning to Post-Secondary Institutions in Fall 2021: Coquitlam College
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Returning to Post-Secondary Institutions in Fall 2021: Coquitlam College

In compliance with the guidelines provided by the Provincial Health Authority, Coquitlam College expects to open the Coquitlam and Surrey campuses for in-class instructions. There will be limited campus services in September 2021.

Returning to Post-Secondary Institutions in Fall 2021: Kwantlen Polytechnic University
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Returning to Post-Secondary Institutions in Fall 2021: Kwantlen Polytechnic University

The pandemic has shifted many operations at institutions across Canada. Therefore many institutions are preparing for the Fall 2021 return for International Students. The government of Canada collaborated with Institutions to establish Return-to-Campus Guidelines. Furthermore, the below institutions are adhering to the policies of BC’s Restart Plan. As of today, we are currently in Step 3 but heading to Step 4 in September 7, 2021.

Fall 2021 Back to School Updates from Douglas College
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Fall 2021 Back to School Updates from Douglas College

It’s finally happening! Douglas College are preparing to welcome 900+ international students back to campuses this Fall. Their record enrolment numbers this Fall indicate that the international students’ determination to pursue their studies in Canada has been relatively unscathed by COVID-19 and is getting stronger as we are moving out of the pandemic. As always, Douglas College International recruitment team is here to support you and your students, virtually, and soon-to-be in person.

Introducing Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Development studies in Canada
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Introducing Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Development studies in Canada

eplaced the original Millennium Development Goals. The ultimate goal of the new development goals is to eradicate poverty, protect the environment, promote the prosperity and development of the world, and create a better world for our future generations. Natural environmental issues and ecological issues have become wicked problems that raise the concern of the public. Furthermore, extreme weather and increased global warming have continuously reminded people of how we treat the earth and our obligations as civilized citizens.

Niagara Falls offers Scholarship of $2000 to International Students

In order to support those of your applicants who are currently in Canada on their academic or language program, we have launched special International Students in Canada Scholarship – $2,000! $1,000 will be awarded in the first semester, with an additional $1,000 in the second semester if the student maintains an 80% average.

University of Victoria August Updates for International Students

UVic grad chosen as Olympic flagbearer University of Victoria graduate and Canadian men’s rugby team player, Nathan Hirayama, was chosen as one of Canada’s flagbearers for the opening ceremony of the 2021 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Nathan is among 18 UVic athletes competing in the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.View UVic list.

What to expect going Back to School in Every Province in Canada in Fall 2021
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What to expect going Back to School in Every Province in Canada in Fall 2021

The world and Canada have been going through a lot of changes since 2020. Now, Canada is preparing for children and adults of all ages to get back to school in Fall 2021. The back-to-school protocol is unique to each province and territory. Here is what you need to know to prepare for going back to school in YOUR province!

Quick Guide to Study In-demand field of Accounting in Canada
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Quick Guide to Study In-demand field of Accounting in Canada

Accounting personnel are required to summarize and analyze the funds. This is vital to the management of any type of companies. Accounting is also considered the pillar of the company’s decision-making process. Canada has various kinds of taxes and puts great importance to taxation. Therefore, the demand for accountants will continuously remain high.

Why International Students must consider In demand Health-Care Careers in Canada!
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Why International Students must consider In demand Health-Care Careers in Canada!

The pandemic has been going on for more than 1 year and it is greatly affecting the labor market in multiple ways. The Healthcare section has been on a rollercoaster. Since the pandemic started, healthcare worker has become a very demanding job in terms of quality and quantity. The current labor market is seeing 141,700 job openings in Health Care and Social Assistance; which is 16.5 percent of total job openings.

Monday the 2nd of August is B.C. Day and Civic Holiday!
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Monday the 2nd of August is B.C. Day and Civic Holiday!

In Canada, the first Monday in August marks B.C. Day, or New Brunswick Day, Saskatchewan Day, Heritage Day, Terry Fox Day, Natal Day, or simply Civic Holiday. Wait, what? That’s right. Canada is comprised of many different provinces and Territories. The first Monday of August has become a statutory holiday in most, but the holiday…

International Student at University of the Fraser Valley Awarded Medal for Social Justice Art Project
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International Student at University of the Fraser Valley Awarded Medal for Social Justice Art Project

International Student Faria Firoz moved to Canada from Bangladesh with her husband Mynol Vhuiyan in 2016. She has lived in Canada for just 5 years and already have made a recognition as an International Student by using her art to advocate for social issues.
She is one of the four artists who worked on the Black Lives Matter (BLM) social justice art project. The project was launched on June 12 at the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) in response to the BLM movement. Her commitment to advocacy has earned Firoz the 2021 Lieutenant Governor’s medal at the UFV.
The criteria for the Lieutenant Governor’s medal include student’s involvement in promoting diversity, inclusion, and reconciliation.

In Demand Hospitality Management Careers Post Pandemic in Canada
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In Demand Hospitality Management Careers Post Pandemic in Canada

According to the labor market report in British Columbia, hotel management related positions are listed on the list of top 10 demanding job in Vancouver. The capacity of job openings of Hotel Management is unimaginable because it continues to grow each year. With developed infrastructures and massive natural resources, Canada becomes one on the potential…

Study Permit Deadline and Refund Policy – Red River College

As previously shared, for Fall 2021 intake, Red River College will be delivering the program in three different formats: Blended Essential Blended Enriched Online You can check the delivery method by program here. Programs In-House Programs Blended-Essential Programs consist of a combination of online and on-campus studies. Students are required to be in Winnipeg with a valid…

Douglas College International Student Updates – July 2021

Douglas College International Student Updates – July 2021

It’s finally happening! Douglas College are preparing to welcome 900+ international students back to our campuses this Fall. Their record enrolment numbers this Fall indicate that the international students’ determination to pursue their studies in Canada has been relatively unscathed by COVID-19 and is getting stronger as they are moving out of the pandemic. As always, Douglas College International recruitment team is here to support you and your students, virtually, and soon-to-be in person.

Vancouver Community College International Education Updates July 2021

Vancouver Community College International Education Updates July 2021

Did You Know….In addition to learning skills in hotel operations and management, VCC’s Hospitality Management Diploma students also practice mixing and serving drinks in the mixology lab and serving food and beverages in “The Bistro”, VCC’s restaurant run by students and instructors.  Examples of Positions from AlumniFood and beverage servers and supervisors, restaurant and food service managers, cooks, food…

Learn about your areas of interests with these Two-Year Diploma
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Learn about your areas of interests with these Two-Year Diploma

International Students choose Coquitlam College for its high educational standards and highly qualified instructors. For the past 39 years, this institution have been continuously evolving their academic programs. International Students graduates are eligible to enter the many of the best universities in North America.

Canada Opens New Work Permit Application for International Graduates
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Canada Opens New Work Permit Application for International Graduates

Last May 6, 2021 IRCC opened a temporary pathway to permanent residency for 40,000 international students, alongside 20,000 temporary workers in health care and 30,000 temporary workers for other essential occupations. The temporary public policy was supposed to run until November 2021, or until the caps were reached, whichever comes first – to no surprise at all, international graduates were fast to fill up the quota and the application closed the following day; while the portal is still open for the essential workers. Throughout the pandemic, Canada has imposed a lot of measures to continuously support its immigration plan that targets to have at least 401,000 immigrants for 2021. The candidates selected for this temporary public policy have been chosen as they are proven fit to fill labor gaps.

New Programs Available at BCIT

Please view the newly updated programs at BCIT. School of Business and MediaGraphic Communication Technology Management School of Construction and EnvironmentMineral Exploration and Mining TechnologyGeomatics Engineering Technology School of EnergyChemical and Environmental TechnologyTelecommunication Systems Technician School of Computing & Information Technology  Technology Support Professional (TSP) 

Government of British Columbia Projects 861,000 Job Openings
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Government of British Columbia Projects 861,000 Job Openings

Starting from 2019 to 2029, the BC government will be opening 861,000 positions to replace retired workers and provide more employment opportunities for young people. About 77 percent of these positions required bachelor’s, professional degree, diploma, and certificate educational background, while the remaining posts require applicants with high school and occupation-specific training level education.

Study at a School District in the Peace!
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Study at a School District in the Peace!

The Peace River North School District is an unreal place for prospective and current international students. Here, students can study with many domestic students, ice skate at school, and if really lucky see the northern lights! All in all, the district is an idyllic location where students can learn in a variety of programs every day awaits in Fort St John, come join!

Study in Metro Vancouver with Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows International Program
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Study in Metro Vancouver with Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows International Program

Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows School District No. 42 has been welcoming international students from Elementary through Secondary School age for over 20 years. The school immerse internationals students with their Canadian peers which allows international students improve English language proficiency, make new Friends, and experience the Canadian Culture and Education.

How to become an Information Systems Analyst or Consultant?
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How to become an Information Systems Analyst or Consultant?

Recently, the province of British Columbia released a labour market report, which provides a comprehensive analysis and outlook on the employment market of British Columbia from 2019 to 2029. Computer information systems and related industries are still on the list as demanding occupations. According to the report, there will be 861,000 job openings in BC, and about 548,600 new positions in Vancouver. Vancouver takes up about 65% of employment opportunities for BC and the unemployment rate is the lowest in the province. According to data analysis of employment scale and job openings, high-demand industries include wholesale and retail, healthcare, and scientific and technical services. Students who graduated from computer information-related majors could fulfill the eligibility to apply to technology corporates in the Internet era.

6 Places To Visit Around Vancouver During Summer
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6 Places To Visit Around Vancouver During Summer

Summer is an amazing time in BC with lots of fun to enjoy. Few weeks ago, the heat wave did get in our way, making it unpleasant for outdoor activities. Now that it’s gone, the chilling spirit of summer is calling all of us to go outdoor again. We can all go back to our normal exercises such as jogging, biking, trailing, hiking. Feel free to take a look back at CISM’s article about the 3 most achievable trails in Metro Vancouver. For those of you who prefer calmness, there are more than enough options for yoi to choose. In this article, CISM will invite you to explore Upick fruit farms and flower gardens around Metro Vancouver

Learn Film and VFX with Industry Connection at the State-Of-The-Art Studio
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Learn Film and VFX with Industry Connection at the State-Of-The-Art Studio

CapU’s School of Motion Picture Arts is training a new generation of talent in the Film, TV, animation, gaming and motion picture world. With state-of-the-art studio, latest technology for digital production, editing, costuming and screening you’ll be equipped to produce high quality work for an international audience. Prepare for an exciting career in Vancouver’s growing special effects industry.

Gain Work Experience by Studying with 4 Co-operative Programs in Saskatchewan
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Gain Work Experience by Studying with 4 Co-operative Programs in Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Polytechnic (Sask Polytech) focuses on applied research and learning opportunities. As a polytechnic, the institution provides learning according to employer and student needs. The institution has campuses in Prince Albert, Moose Jaw, Regina and Saskatoon. The institutions holds a variety of certificate, diploma and degree programs and also have apprenticeship training.

What You Need To Know About Canadian High School and Advanced Placement (AP) Courses
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What You Need To Know About Canadian High School and Advanced Placement (AP) Courses

Canada has a well-developed system for high school students, allowing them to decide for themselves on course selection and pursue their passion. Canadian secondary schools adopt a credit system, and each province has different regulations for graduation from secondary schools. Today, I will use the Canadian province of BC as an example to analyze the benefits of regular high school courses and AP courses (pre-university courses) in detail.

The Best Scholarships for International Students at University Canada West
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The Best Scholarships for International Students at University Canada West

University Canada West offers entrance awards, scholarships and grants to new students applying to an undergraduate or graduate program. If students are eligible for any of those awards or grants, they will receive only one of them. Awards will be applied to the tuition fee on a prorated basis throughout the duration of the program…

Canada Day 2021
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Canada Day 2021

This year, Canada Day will be one like no other. In the face of the global pandemic, many celebrations have been cancelled or were never planned to begin with. With the recent discoveries of hundreds of unmarked graves on residential school sites, the nation has been grappling with the atrocities of it’s colonial foundation. This has led to cancelations and changes of events in respect of our Indigenous Peoples communities. But many of you may still be wondering, what is Canada Day?

BCIT – September 2021 Fall Programs

Many of the programs are now full but we still have a number of programs that are still accepting application for Sept 2021. Please see below programs.   School of Construction and EnvironmentMineral Exploration and Mining TechnologyGeomatics Engineering Technology School of EnergyChemical and Environmental TechnologyTelecommunication Systems Technician School of Business and MediaGraphic Communication Technology ManagementMarketing ManagementGlobal…