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All About Study Permits & Co-op Work Permits

As a study permit holder, there are a number of conditions that IRCC requires you to meet.  Join the International student Centre as we go over study permit condition requirements. We will also touch on who is required to have a co-op work permit, eligibility/requirement criteria and how to apply for a co-op work permit. […]

Exploring Beautiful British Columbia


This virtual workshop is designed to introduce international students to some of the most interesting destinations in BC, including several local ski resorts. We will also share some helpful travel […]

Stress Management Strategies for International Students


Join us for a conversation about mental health and well-being, and learn more about support resources available to international students at BCIT. Participants will also be able to share and practice strategies for building resilience and managing stress.

Academic Supports & Policies for International Students


This online workshop is designed specifically for international students and will: highlight several of BCIT's key academic support initiatives, and provide an overview of BCIT's academic policies including topics such […]

The Post-Graduation Work Permit Explained


Join International Student Centre staff for a virtual workshop as we provide a general overview of the post-graduation work permit (PGWP) including the eligibility criteria and how the length of a PGWP is determined.

Travel to Canada Guide for International Students


Join International Student Centre staff as we provide an overview of our comprehensive Travel to Canada Guide that we have designed specifically for international students coming to study at BCIT or returning […]

Getting Set Up in BC


Once you arrive in British Columbia, it’s time to get set up so you can start living like a local! Join us as we go through our Getting Set Up […]

Off-Campus Housing Options for International Students


Need to find a place to live during your studies at BCIT? Join us for a special workshop to learn more about off-campus housing options for international students. We will introduce our online Housing Guide and go through some important considerations to keep in mind before signing any kind of lease or rental contract in […]

International Orientation – Flexible Learning


New international students starting a Flexible Learning program (formerly Part-time Studies) are invited to join us to go over key information about Flexible Learning, registration tips, course registration dates, and BCIT student services.

Navigating Metro Vancouver


Join the International Student Centre for this informative online session that is designed to help new international students gain a basic understanding of the geography, local transportation options, and important sites of the region. During the session we will introduce our online Navigating Metro Vancouver Guide.