International Student Resources

It's exciting to pursue your post secondary education in a different country. Let us help you make a smooth transition.

Below are a variety of resources that provide you with helpful information you need to achieve your potential.

International Students and Income Tax

Canada Revenue Agency: Video Series

NBCC links

Location orientation:
Visit our NBCC communities for local info

Government of New Brunswick links

Driver's license:
If you are not gainfully employed or a permanent resident of New Brunswick, you can drive in New Brunswick with your home country’s driver's license, accompanied by an International License.

International students can apply for a New Brunswick driver's license. You will be required to surrender your home country license and pass a written exam and road test.

Tourism links:
Learn more about the province of New Brunswick and communities where NBCC locations are -Fredericton, Miramichi, Moncton, Saint John, St. Andrews and Woodstock.

Government of Canada links

Immigration and Citizenship Canada: On-line services to help obtain temporary resident visas. You can also check the status of your application and find more information on study permits and work permits.

Canada Revenue Agency: Information about Canada's income tax system, including understanding your rights, entitlements and obligations, filing a tax return, receiving GST/HST credit and more.

Employment and Social Development Canada: Learn about the National Occupational Classification (NOC) with descriptions of various occupations.

Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
Provides country information to travellers planning their voyage. It also includes essential resources and quick links. Find the location of the Canadian embassy in your country.

Canada international: The international gateway to Canada, including visiting, studying, working and immigrating.

Helpful links

Currency converter: Convert your country’s currency to Canadian dollars CAD.

Weather:
Environment Canada
The Weather Network