International Education Week in Canada 2015

November 17, 2015 – Canada joins over 100 countries around the world in celebration of International Education Week (IEW) 2015, an annual world-wide celebration of international education that takes place from November 16 to 20, 2015.

The International Education Division at Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada recognizes the significant social, economic and cultural benefits of international education, and how it supports Canada’s efforts to engage effectively on the international stage.

Canadian educational institutions across the country are celebrating IEW, whose theme this year is “Celebrating Canada’s Engagement with the World,” with a variety of activities and events that highlight the importance of international education.

Education au/in Canada provides information to international students about education opportunities in Canada. You can search for study programs, get cost estimates and learn about study permit requirements at

Learn about international scholarship opportunities for study and research in Canada for non-Canadians, and for Canadians to study or do research abroad, by visiting the International Scholarships website at

Canada’s IEW 2015 is being hosted by the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE), with leadership from the Council of Ministers of Education, Canada (CMEC).

Be sure to join the conversation on social media by using the #IEW2015 hashtag.

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