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.
International students who graduate from VCC will be eligible for a Post-Graduation Work Permit provided they:
Have completed full-time studies in a program of 8 months or more
Have completed and passed the program of study and received a notification that they are eligible to obtain their degree, diploma or certificate
Apply for the work permit within 90 days of completing their program
Have a valid study permit when they apply for a work permit