Work Visa

Post Graduate Work Permit (PGWP)

International students in Canada

can apply for a Post Graduate Work Permit (PGWP) if :

Students can

generally get only 1 PGWP in their lifetime with no option for renewal. [Due to the effect of Covid on Canadian labour market, a temporary measure has been taken to extend PGWP until December 2023 for eligible candidate.] Based on the length of the study, a PGWP may be issued for a minimum of 8 months and a maximum of 3 years.


and common law partners of PGWP holders can apply for an open work permit.

The Canadian work experience gained with a PGWP in the following NOC category of jobs can be used to apply for permanent residence (PR) in Canada through EE:

Professional Fees

These amounts below do not include disbursement (Government fees) or miscellaneous costs.

Initial Consultation starts from CAD 65 and goes onward as required.

Post Graduate Work Permit - Consult for more information.