IRCC approved over 3,000 IEC applications over the last week

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IEC applications

Over the last week, IRCC approved over 3,000 IEC applications in the pools of International Experience Canada (IEC). From October 7 to October 13, Canada invited 3,124 young foreigners to apply for an IEC open work permit. As of October 13, 31,556 candidates registered in the pool, awaiting the invitation. 

In 2023, Canada issued 127,586 ITAs under the IEC Program. In this round, the following ITAs were issued: 

No of ITAs Country Name No of ITAs Country Name
3 Switzerland 284  Australia
6 Japan 175  Korea
6 Croatia 9 Costa Rica
65  Spain 43  Czech Republic
10  Denmark Estonia
224  France 15  Greece
7 Hong Kong 198  Ireland
137  Italy 2 Slovakia
1,042 Chile 21  Poland
178  Germany 312  United Kingdom
1 Andorra 26  Belgium
21 Netherlands 38  New Zealand
4 Norway 249  Taiwan
28  Portugal 11  Sweden
2 Slovenia 4 Austria
1 Latvia 3 Lithuania

International Experience Canada 2023 


International Experience Canada (IEC) categories are:

Working Holiday: This program, which enables people to work for any employer in Canada, is a great option for those who want to make money while traveling the country.

Young professionals: This program is intended for those who want to advance their professional development. It provides the chance to obtain priceless experience working abroad in your profession or area of study.

International Co-op (Internship): This program, which is specifically intended for students, enables applicants to get useful experience working abroad in an area that is connected to their field of study.

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