Sector News

Survey: International students choose Canada for its reputation as a safe and inclusive country

JULY 21, 2022 | Source: BCCIE

The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) has recently released the results of their 2021 annual international student survey. The survey contains data from over 41,000 students from 67 ...

UMAP-Canada Scholarship Program

JULY 15, 2022 | Source: UMAP-Canada

With the generous support of Global Affairs Canada, the UMAP International Secretariat, currently hosted at Vancouver Community College, is providing funding for study abroad programs (physical and virtual) within ...

Educational Exchange between B.C., Mexico Students Expanded

JUNE 30, 2022 | Source: Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training

A new partnership with Jalisco and Guanajuato state governments will give more British Columbian students opportunities to learn in Mexico. The Province is enhancing academic partnerships between Mexico and B.C. ...

BC Medical Services Plan Coverage Continues for People with Maintained Status

MAY 2, 2022 | Source: BC Ministry of Health

On April 29, 2022 the BC Provincial Government announced that effective May 1, 2022, the Medical Services Plan (MSP) policy will be updated so individuals who remain in BC with maintained status will have access to ...