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IRCC announces changes to facilitate online learning for international students

JULY 14, 2020     Source: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)     Type: Sector News

The Honourable Marco E. L. Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, announced additional measures to support international students beginning a new program online this fall with Canadian ...

KPU advances study abroad opportunities through UMAP

JULY 8, 2020     Source: Chelsea Dibble     Type: BCCIE News

BC’s Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) is the latest, and seventeenth, Canadian institution to join the University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP) Consortium. UMAP provides post-secondary institutions ...

Save the dates: BC and Jalisco virtual B2B meetings for international collaboration

JULY 6, 2020     Source: BCCIE     Type: BCCIE News

Please note: this is a two-part initiative towards building new modalities for international partnership and collaboration. A detailed agenda and background documents outlining partnership opportunities in Jalisco ...

StatsCan releases report on post-secondary international student numbers prior to COVID-19

JUNE 22, 2020     Source: Chelsea Dibble     Type: Sector News

A newly released study by Statistics Canada found that international students at Canadian post-secondary institutions made up a large share of new enrolments in recent years particularly in the areas of ...