Permits, Visas, & Immigration Regulations

Notice to All International Students 

Effective June 1st, 2014, the Government of Canada introduced new legislation that affects all international students studying in Canada. It is very important for you to understand how these new laws will affect your ability to study at the University of Manitoba, work legally on or off campus, and remain in Canada.    

 

Information on the new regulations is now available on-line at:

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/study/study-changes.asp   

 

The information in the 'Permits, Visas, Immigration' section of the International Centre web pages provides a general overview of the Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) regulations and procedures that relate to international students. 

The information contained within this web site was produced to assist international students studying at the University of Manitoba and is offered for general informational purposes only.  The International Centre at the University of Manitoba has attempted to verify all information contained on this web site but is not responsible for any errors or omissions.  CIC regulations and procedures are subject to change without notice. 

DO NOT, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, RELY ON INFORMATION FOUND ON OUR WEBSITE AS LEGAL OR IMMIGRATION ADVICE.  

For detailed information about Citizenship and Immigration Canada regulations and application procedures, consult the Citizenship and Immigration Canada web site at: http://www.cic.gc.ca/.

It is your responsibility to be familiar with all Citizenship and Immigration Canada regulations while you are in Canada. 

Please read the following information carefully and consult the Citizenship and Immigration Canada web site to ensure that you have the required documents to study in Canada.