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New Brunswick Launches Permanent Residency Pathway For International Students

IDP IELTS — September 15th, 2021

Under the new immigration pathway, graduates from four private career colleges in New Brunswick, Canada will be eligible to apply for permanent residency.

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Nursing is one of the most favourable occupations for migration to New Zealand

Migration: Nursing in New Zealand

IDP IELTS — July 18th, 2021

Nursing is one of the most favourable occupations for migration to New Zealand. It is a pathway to Permanent Residency. This article goes through the most important things you need to know if you are looking to migrate to New Zealand as a nurse. Read more.

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5 Things You Can Do With Your IELTS Results

IDP IELTS — March 14th, 2021

You sat the test. You’ve received your official IELTS Test Report Form. You can be proud! That’s a massive achievement. But, what can you do with your IELTS scores? Read our list of 5 things you can do with your IELTS results here.

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List of Minimum IELTS Scores For Canadian Universities in 2021

IDP IELTS — March 13th, 2021

Moving to Canada in 2021 for study? Check the IELTS requirements for Canadian Universities. IELTS is the only English language test available in Australia that is trusted by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). Read more here.

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Top 10 jobs in Canada for 2021

Top 10 jobs in Canada for 2021

IDP IELTS — February 18th, 2021

As the economy begins to improve from the pandemic, the employment projections for 2021 is good for most sectors. Ranstad Canada believes that if you have specialised skills, there will be a job for you to show your strengths. Let’s explore the top 10 jobs in Canada for 2021 that are predicted to be in-demand.

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My life in Canada: Moving to Canada as a student

IDP IELTS — February 18th, 2021

Thinking of moving to Canada? Estelle Nathan who has called the land of maple leaf home for 13 years, describes her life in Canada and why she loves the country. Read her story here.

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Working in New Zealand after graduating as an international student

Vincent — November 8th, 2020

What is a post study work visa in New Zealand? These visas are also called post graduate work visas. As of November 2020, this visa lets you work for any employer and in almost any job. The Post Study Work Visa lasts between 1 and 3 years depending on the level of your qualification and where you studied in New Zealand. Read more here.

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Finding Work in New Zealand as an International Student in 2020 and 2021

Vincent — November 8th, 2020

When you move to New Zealand as international student in 2020 or 2021, there are lots of benefits in getting a job while you study. Of course, it helps pay for some living expenses. But you also get to meet new people, make friends, and learn about the New Zealand workplace. It’s also a great way to practice your English.

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IELTS reappointed as a language test trusted by the UK government for visas

IELTS — December 17th, 2019

IELTS reappointed as a language test trusted by the UK government for visas This week, UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) announced IELTS, the world’s most trusted language test, will continue to be accepted for UK visas that require applicants to demonstrate their English. Following a tender process, IELTS was reappointed as an official test provider…

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How much does IELTS cost?

IDP IELTS — June 2nd, 2021

What is the IELTS test fee in 2020 and 2021? The cost for an IELTS test in New Zealand is $385.00. The price for the exam is the same whether you take IELTS General Training or IELTS Academic. There is no separate registration fee or payment processing fee. There is also no late payment fee. However, in some locations the test fee can be slightly higher. Read more.