There are many options available to you after you have completed your study in Canada program.
Continue your study in Canada experience and pursue advanced degrees
Return home with a Canadian degree, diploma or certificate and work experience which is highly respected around the world
Get more work experience in Canada
Work in Canada after Graduation: Qualify for Canadian permanent residence
Gaining more work experience in Canada after graduation can go a long way towards helping you become a Canadian permanent residence. Qualified students on a Canada study visa or Canada study permit can get Canadian permanent residence under many Federal or Provincial immigration programs without leaving Canada.
Post Graduation Work Permit
The Post Graduation Work Permit gives international students the chance to work after graduation by granting a Canada work permit for up to three years.
This program allows international students who graduated from a participating Canadian post-secondary institution to receive nomination by a Canadian province or territory Canadian permanent residence without leaving Canada.
Intend to reside in the nominating province or territory
Submit an application directly to the province or territorythat will assess the provincial nomination program PNP application
Submit a separate application to Citizenship and Immigration Canada for Canadian permanent residence
Pass a medical examination
Pass a security and criminal background check
Nova Scotia also operates ‘Study and Stay’, a program specifically aimed at helping international students from China, India and the Philippines stay and build careers in the region after they graduate.