4 05, 2016

Ladun’s Experience- Nigeria to Canada

May 4th, 2016|1 Comment

Today's post features one of Cannime's pioneer follower and client -Ladun. She is a Nigerian student studying in Canada. She shares her experience on; Searching for a school Deciding on a program of study Applying for Study permit from Nigeria Arriving in Canada and  Her Canadian Educational experience Please introduce yourself to our readers My [...]

28 04, 2016

Get Your Study permit Processed on Time

April 28th, 2016|0 Comments

I receive a lot of inquiries on processing times for study permits.  Applications for temporary resident streams - study permit, visitors and temporary workers, have significantly increased over the last decade. As a result, processing times are typically longer than they have been in the past. These delays sometimes result in unexpected challenges for international students and for [...]

13 04, 2016

Accepting a Canadian Job Offer

April 13th, 2016|2 Comments

Most immigrants understand the challenge of finding a job in Canada.  A job offer can be both exciting and stressful. If this offer is your first job,  you probably just want to sign all the papers and be employed. However, rushing to make this decision could lead to some challenges down the road. As a [...]

11 04, 2016

Proof of Financial Support for Study Permit

April 11th, 2016|10 Comments

How much money do I need to show for my study permit application? How many months of bank statement is required? How can I proof I have enough funds? Whats the estimated cost of living in Canada for students? These are all questions prospective international students to Canada have to answer before submitting their application [...]

28 03, 2016

Income Tax for Newcomers in Canada

March 28th, 2016|2 Comments

If you left another country to settle in Canada, either for school, work or as a permanent resisdent the following information will introduce you to the Canadian tax system and help you to complete your first income tax and benefit return as a resident of Canada. During your first year in Canada, you will be considered [...]

14 03, 2016

Federal Internship for Newcomers in Canada

March 14th, 2016|0 Comments

Are you a newcomer in Canada looking to get into the workforce? Did you know that The Federal Internship for Newcomers (FIN) Program provides newcomers with valuable temporary Canadian work experience and training opportunities with federal, municipal and private sector organizations? What you should know about the FIN program Applicants are offered Internships in fields [...]

12 03, 2016

Sixth Express Entry Draw of 2016 for Immigration to Canada Sees 1,013 ITAs Issued

March 12th, 2016|0 Comments

The sixth express entry draw for 2016 took place on March 9th with 1,013 Invitations To Apply (ITA) for permanent residence. The lowest score selected was 473 in this round. Successful applicants came for all programs ( skilled workers, skill trades, Canadian experience class). Do you have an express entry profile? What is your score? [...]

10 03, 2016

Canadian government eases citizenship process for international students – ICEF Monitor – Market intelligence for international student recruitment

March 10th, 2016|Comments Off on Canadian government eases citizenship process for international students – ICEF Monitor – Market intelligence for international student recruitment

The newly elected government of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has introduced legislation to repeal a number of controversial changes to the Canadian Immigration Act. Under the previous Conservative government, a number of changes to the Act were packaged as Bill C-24 and passed into law in June 2015. The current government has introduced Bill [...]

22 02, 2016

How to Apply for Canadian Study Permit Online

February 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Once you have received your admission letter for a Canadian Educational Institution, the next exciting phase, the application for a study permit begins. This phase can be very daunting especially if it is your first time. One if the first decisions you will have to make is if you want to apply for the study permit [...]

17 02, 2016

8 Potential Immigration changes in 2016

February 17th, 2016|0 Comments

The Liberal party made a lot of promises to immigrants during the election last year about improving processes and making it more fair once they come into power. They are now the ruling party and below is a list of 8 potential immigration changes that may occur in 2016. Number 3, 5, 6 are definitely some [...]