Work in Canada after graduation: All you need to know about the post-graduation work permit

After you graduate from a designated learning institution (DLI) you may be eligible for a post-graduation work permit (PGWP) if the duration of your program of study is more than 8 months long.

What is the duration of a post-graduation work permit?

What is the duration of a post-graduation employment permit? The duration of your PGWP is determined by the length of your study program.

  • If your program was less than 8 months: You aren’t eligible for a PGWP.
  • If your program was at least 8 months, but less than 2 years: You may be eligible for a PGWP that’s valid for up to the same length as your study program.
  • If your program was 2 years or more: You may be given a PGWP that’s valid for 3 years.

If your passport expires before your PGWP

Make sure your passport is valid for the entire length of time you should be eligible. If your passport expires earlier

  • you will only be issued with a PGWP that’s valid until your passport expires
  • You will be informed if you need to extend it to get the full validity

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