International Experience Class (IEC)
International Experience Canada (IEC) provides youth with the opportunity to travel and work in Canada.
To participate your country of citizenship must have an agreement with Canada that allows you to apply for an IEC work permit
Depending on where you are from, you can choose from up to three travel and work experiences:
Fund your vacation with temporary work in Canada. The work portion of your trip lets you earn money so that you can fund your travels during your stay. It is a great way to afford side trips, other excursions and accommodations while you are in Canada.
Gain Canadian professional work experience to better compete in a global economy. Widen your career horizons by working on teams from diverse cultural backgrounds, learn new approaches to doing business, experience a different country and learn another language
International Co-op Internship
Acquire valuable overseas work experience related to your field of study. The International Co-op Internship is for students who intend to complete a work placement or internship in Canada to fulfill part of their academic curriculum.