My Canadian Citizenship Application -Part Two

In celebration of Canadian Citizenship week, here is the part two of My Canadian Citizenship Application. In case you missed part one of my citizenship application process, you can catch up here. This post will provide further details on issues that came up and how it was resolved. I will also be providing valuable advise to prospective citizenship [...]

October 13th, 2016|2 Comments

Nigerian Lady Facing Deportation from Canada Over Typo on Birth Certificate

"In a rare appeal case, Ottawa has overturned a decision to grant refugee status to a Nigerian woman, in part because of a misspelling of her name in a government birth document from Lagos. She was detained at the Rexdale immigration holding centre for three months until her release on May 13, 2015, when she was [...]

October 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Scholarships for International Students in Canada

We have researched and brought together a list of top scholarships for international students in Canada. The main focus of this research is on schools that have scholarships designated for international students not just scholarships that are open to all students. These scholarships are based on academic merits, with most of them requiring averages of 90% and above. [...]

October 10th, 2016|3 Comments

New Canadian Mortgage Rules

Last year I started a series called Living in Canada (LIC) and I abandoned it for a bit there. It is back and promises to be better :). This series was geared towards providing immigrants in Canada with information necessary navigating through the Canadian system. So basically anything about living in Canada. You can find my previous  LIC [...]

October 6th, 2016|4 Comments

My Canadian Citizenship Application

As promised almost two years ago, I am finally ready to share my journey to Canadian citizenship with you all. However, before I do that, I would like to provide  you with a "drive through" version of my Canadian immigration Journey. Background: I moved to Canada December 2004 for my undergraduate degree. I successfully applied [...]

October 3rd, 2016|5 Comments

Canadian Study Permit Delays and Refusals

I am exploring new ways of blogging more often as life get busier. I am starting out with audio post as I am not bold enough for a video yet. This week I will be address two major inquiries I have received in the last one month. It's September and as we all know it's [...]

September 28th, 2016|2 Comments

Immigration Rules for international Students in Canada

This post will explore crucial immigration rules for  international students in Canada. It is important that international students are up to date with immigration rules as it relates to their status in Canada to avoid jeopardizing  future immigration opportunities. As an international student in Canada, the following rules apply to your studies in Canada; International students [...]

September 25th, 2016|3 Comments

Canadian Super Visa and Tourist Visa for Parents & Grandparents

There are two types of visa that parents can apply for to visit their children or grandchildren in Canada. These two types of visas are; Canadian Super Visa and Tourist Visa for Parents & Grandparents  Based on the table above, you can determine what types of visa your parents should apply for based on their [...]

August 13th, 2016|3 Comments

Study Permit Application Refused…..

..........What do I do next??? To prospective international students, getting refused a Canadian study permit is not good news at all. Especially because  of the time, money and energy  that has been expended in processing this application. Today, we will be exploring  steps you can take after you have received a study permit refusal letter from [...]

July 28th, 2016|5 Comments

Canadian Permanent Residence Options for International Students

When it comes to permanent resident (PR) application for international students, determining if one is eligible to apply for permanent residence depends on the category of the international students. There are generally two broad categories of international students in Canada. Below is a description of this category and immigration option available to them. International students without any [...]

July 25th, 2016|3 Comments