Permanent Residence Workshop

Permanent Residence Workshop is offered once a semester in Fall and Spring terms. 

Check back for the Fall 2020 Schedule.

If you would like to connect with an International Student Advisor, Immigration Specialist regarding Permanent Residence (PR), please email If you would like general information regarding PR, please refer to our Resources page. 

During this workshop, international students will:

  • learn about federal and provincial immigration pathway opportunities to become a Permanent Resident of Canada
  • hear an up-to-date and detailed overview of the federal Express Entry system and how it works
  • hear an update on provincial immigration priorities such as the BC PNP Tech Pilot
  • gain a practical understanding of the BC PNP Skills Immigration Registration System (SIRS) including how the points system relates to invitations to apply
  • learn from staff from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada/IRCC and the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program/BC PNP