Extending your Stay in Canada
Working in Canada
International students at Vancouver Community College may be eligible for the following work in Canada if they are enrolled in full time programs that meet the necessary length requirements:
As an international student you will have the opportunity to gain invaluable Canadian work experience and practical job skills.
International students are eligible to work part-time up to 20 hours per week during their studies and full-time during program vacations and breaks provided they meet the following conditions:
Important: International students in ESL programs are not eligible.
To learn more, visit the Immigration, Refugee & Citizenship Canada (IRCC) website.
VCC international students may be eligible to apply for a Post-Graduation Work Permit upon successful graduation from qualified programs. For information about the Post-Graduation Work Permit and eligibility, visit the Immigration, Refugees & Citizenship Canada (IRCC) and British Columbia Learn Live websites.