Please see below an important announcement from Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) regarding eligibility for the Post-Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) under the current COVID-19 conditions.
This announcement is very positive news for our international students, particularly those students who have returned to their home country during this time but are continuing to study at Alexander College virtually, and for those students who are planning to start their studies at Alexander College in the Fall 2020 term from their home country!
Below are the highlights of this announcement (wording is taken from https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/news/notices/pgwpp-rules-covid19.html)
Announcement about post-graduation work permit eligibility for programs of study beginning in September 2020
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has sought to provide clarity on the impacts of distance learning for students’ eligibility for the PGWPP through 2 separate temporary policy changes.
Today, we are announcing further temporary policy changes:
To read the full announcement, visit the IRCC website posting, here: https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/news/notices/pgwpp-rules-covid19.html
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