International Experience Canada Program 2024- See Detailed Guide

The International Experience Canada (IEC) is a program created by the Canadian government that grants youths the opportunity to travel and work in Canada for up to 2 years. This program has three types of work/travel experience available for citizens of a partner country.

Who Can Apply For The International Experience Canada Program?

  1. People from countries with a Youth Mobility Agreement with Canada: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czechia, New Zealand, Slovenia, Andorra, Germany, Hong Kong, Greece, Japan, Portugal, Taiwan, United Kingdom, etc.
  2.  People age 18-35

If you’re from a non-partner country, you can apply for the IEC program using specific IEC-recognized organizations (RO). Although cases like these are rare, it is still worth a shot.

It is important to note that the amount of times a person can apply depends on their country of citizenship

How Much Is The Processing Fee & Time?

174 Canadian dollars(CAD) is paid as processing fees, but additional costs might apply. Processing time takes about six weeks.

More information can be found on the Canadian immigration website. Good luck with your applications.