What is needed to promote international student enrolment in Canada: Opinion

May 13, 2020

Denise Amyot, President of Colleges and Institutes Canada, and Paul H Davidson, President of Universities Canada, have outlined a set of needs to ensure international students feel welcomed and supported to attain education in Canada. Specifically, Amyot and Davidson call for responsive and informed study permit processing; strengthening Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada’s capacity to facilitate business resumption; and two-way mobility and international cooperation. “Leveraging international education, and the people-to-people ties it generates is a sound investment towards a more globally connected and prosperous Canada,” conclude the authors. iPolitics (National)