Studying and working in Canada as an international student

Work while you study, help your spouse or common-law partner get a work permit while you study, work temporarily or stay permanently in Canada after you graduate as an international student.

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Our processes will be unaffected though you may experience delays in:

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Services and information

Work on campus

Who is eligible to work and where you can work

Work off campus

Who can work off campus and how many hours you can work

Work as a co–op student or intern

Who is eligible, how to apply, forms and fees

Help your spouse or common-law partner work in Canada

Who is eligible to work, how to apply, forms and fees

Work in Canada after graduation

Get a post-graduation work permit or immigrate permanently through Express Entry

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