An Open Work Permit for Canada was primarily drafted to attract overseas students to study in Canada. Foreign students visiting Canada on a study permit can obtain a Canadian Open Work Permit without a job offer and without any restriction on the type of employment.
Common-law partners and Spouses of foreign students and temporary foreign workers can also apply for a Canadian Open Work Permit, if they want to work in Canada without holding a confirmed Offer of Employment. An Open Work Permit for Canada is one of the best options available for overseas students to study and work in Canada without any restrictions.
Eligibility for a Canadian Open Work Permit
Mentioned below are the guidelines set by the CIC (Citizenship and Immigration Canada) for Foreign Students who are eligible to apply for an Open Work Permit Visa in Canada: