Study, work and stay in Canada
Get a work permit
To work in Canada after you graduate, you need a work permit. Your Canadian studies may give you an edge in getting a work permit to stay in Canada longer.
Apply for permanent residence
If you studied in Canada and stayed to get Canadian work experience, you may be eligible for permanent residence.
Apply for Canadian citizenship
Once you’re a permanent resident, you can apply for Canadian citizenship. Your time as a student can help speed things up.
Find out how to keep working in Canada under a public policy
Questions about staying in Canada longer?
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