A Somalian Refugee In Canada Becomes the Immigration Minister Canada,News

Ahmed Hussen immigrated to Canada from war-torn Somalia when he was 16, and now takes over immigration and refugee file for Justin Trudeau. During his cabinet reshuffle on Jan. 10, Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau tapped a former Somali refugee to lead the country’s immigration, refugees, and citizenship ministry. Ahmed Hussen, a lawyer, and community activist Read more

How would cuts to international student visas affect UK city economies? News,United Kingdom

Insinuation  that the government will likely to reduce to half international student visas will no doubt be a concern for the higher education sector, and to those worried about the UK’s poor export performance. But it’s also likely to have big implications for a number of cities across the country. Any restriction on visas, if applied tomorrow, Read more

UK considers plans to nearly halve international student visas News,United Kingdom

Home Office looks at slashing numbers from 300,000 to 170,000 under tougher student visa rules. The Home Office is considering cutting international student numbers at UK universities by nearly half, Education Guardian can reveal. The threat is being greeted with dismay by university heads, who say some good overseas applicants are already being refused visas Read more

If Trump carries out his threats to increase restrictions on immigration to the United State, It may affect international Student wishing to study in USA News,USA

American universities look to international students for diversity, talent, and perhaps most importantly, to fill their coffers. Over one million international students attended American colleges and universities in the 2015-2016 school year—accounting for more than 5% of all higher education students in the US. Nearly 330,000 of these students are Chinese. In just the last Read more

Canada changes rules to the Express Entry, making it easier for International Students to immigrate. Canada,News

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Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has revamped the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) for its Express Entry immigration selection system. The changes, which had been expected for some time, will have a major effect on candidates for immigration to Canada through the three federal programs managed through Express Entry, namely the Federal Skilled Worker Class, the Federal Skilled Trades Class, and Read more

Canada’s International Education Strategy Canada,News

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Harnessing our knowledge advantage to drive innovation and prosperity. Message from the Minister of International Trade International education is critical to Canada’s success. In a highly competitive, knowledge-based global economy, ideas and innovation go hand in hand with job creation and economic growth. In short, international education is at the very heart of our current Read more

John McCallum pledges to make immigration easier for international students Canada,News

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Minister says international students ‘the best source of immigrants’ Federal Immigration Minister John McCallum says the government will be looking at ways to make the immigration process easier for international students. “International students are the best source of immigrants, in the sense that they’re educated, they’re young, they speak English or French, they know something of the country,” Read more