On-line classes and Study Permits

On-line classes and Study Permits

Canada study visa
Some students are worrying about how on-line classes might affect their study permits or their eligibility for post-graduation work permits. Let us update the situation as we write today, March 31, 2020. Some background. When someone gets a study permit to study in Canada the terms require that the student be in full-time study and that the program of study is with required classes to attend (not distance learning). Furthermore, when a student completes a degree, diploma or certificate at an eligible Canadian education institution, this includes the right to apply for a work permit. The length of the work permit depends on the length of the academic program. For example, a two year program of study (or more) which generally means equivalent to 16 months of class study and…
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