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Part-time work as an International Student in Canada

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May 4, 2023

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Naju Gadhavi

International students in canada

Hi Students Planning your Study Visa Canada Journey !

Are you an International Student in Canada and looking for Part-Time job opportunities in Canada? then let me tell you a few things!

Canada is known for its high-quality education and multicultural society. As an international student, it is important to understand that studying in Canada can be expensive, and finding part-time work can help you cover your expenses. In this video, we will discuss how to find part-time work as an international student in Canada.

1. What are the work restrictions in Canada

Firstly you need to learn your limitations – As an international student, you are only permitted to work a maximum of 20 hours per week during the academic year and full-time during specified breaks. Before you start looking for work, you should be aware of these limitations. Understand the limitations.

2. Check your institutions

Off-campus work options include jobs in retail, hospitality, and customer service. Many Canadian employers value diversity and actively seek to hire international students. You can find job postings online or by visiting local businesses.

3. Off-Campus work options

Due to the pandemic, remote work has become increasingly popular in Canada. Many companies offer remote work options, which means you can work for a Canadian employer from anywhere in the world. Look for job postings that offer remote work options, or consider reaching out to Canadian companies directly.

4. Apply for co-op or internship programs.

Co-op and internship programs are opportunities to gain practical work experience in your field of study. They also provide an opportunity to network and potentially secure a job after graduation. Many Canadian universities and colleges have co-op and internship programs available for international students.


In conclusion, finding part-time work as an international student in Canada can be challenging, but it’s not impossible. Understanding the work restrictions, checking your institution’s resources, exploring off-campus options, considering remote work, and applying for co-op or internship programs can help increase your chances of finding a part-time job. With hard work and determination, you can make your dream of studying in Canada a reality.


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