Graduation is a time of transition and can be overwhelming for students especially if there are no transition plans in place. As an international student, chances are, one of the most persistent worries is the prospect of getting a job after graduation. Regardless of whether you intend to return to your home country or remain in Canada to pursue a career and become a permanent Canadian resident, finding a job after graduation and getting settled requires proper planning.
Do not wait for graduation to start planning your transition. At the start of your final year of studies, you should start planning to apply for the Post-Graduation Work Permit if you plan to remain in Canada. You should also inquiry employment and volunteer opportunities. If you’re planning to remain in Canada, you should review all the pathways to permanent residency at least one year before graduation. Learn how you can make a seamless transition after graduation:
Start a Transition Plan, click here to Begin (when this link takes you to the new page: http://www.internationalstudentconnect.org/why-create-transition-plan
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- Start Employment Process Click Here For Ontario Job Bank
- Start Volunteering Click here to Find Volunteer Opportunities
- Get information about Permanent Resident Categories Click here to find Permanent Resident Categories
These webinar topics include but are not limited to Immigration Pathways, Renewing your Study Permit/Work and Applying for your Post Graduate Work Permit. The webinars are offered at no cost to you and are between 20 minutes to 1 hour in duration.
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