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21Aug

The Students’ Voice: Over 14,000 respond to 2018 International Student Survey

Ottawa, August 21, 2018 – A growing number of international students intend to apply for permanent residence in Canada after their studies. This is a.. Read More →
08Aug

Canadian Bureau for International Education expresses concern for Saudi students in Canada

Ottawa, August 8, 2018 – The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) is deeply concerned about the impact of Saudi Arabia’s recent decision to transfer.. Read More →
16Mar

International students surpass 2022 goal

As of December 31, 2017 there are now 494,525 international students in Canada. This number from Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is an increase.. Read More →
15Mar

Message from the Board

As an important partner who shares a commitment to advancing international education, we wanted to let you know about a change in leadership at the.. Read More →
02Oct

Canadian Bureau for International Education welcomes Julie Payette as Canada’s 29th Governor General

Ottawa, October 2, 2017: Today, the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) welcomes Julie Payette, astronaut, linguist, pianist, scientist and choral singer into her position.. Read More →
05Sep

African Scholars arrive in Canada to build their capacity in public policy and administration

September 5: Ottawa.  The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) welcomes the 2017 cohort of African Leaders of Tomorrow (ALT) scholars to Canada and wishes them.. Read More →
11Aug

Tell us your learning abroad story through a photograph

Ottawa August 11, 2017: Canadian students are invited to share their unique and transformative learning abroad experiences by entering their photos in the Canadian Bureau.. Read More →
03Aug

African Diplomats Anticipate Arrival of over 40 African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholars

The African Leaders of Tomorrow (ALT) Scholarship Program hosted representatives from the African diplomatic community at an information session on Wednesday, July 26. It was an opportunity.. Read More →
15Jun

Canadian Bureau for International Education, the Commission on Higher Education launch project to strengthen the qualifications and capacity of Filipino higher education institutions

Manila, June 15, 2017: The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) and the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) in the Philippines officially launched the ‘Implementation.. Read More →
01Jun

Canadian Francophonie Scholarship Program celebrates thirty years of capacity building

Ottawa, June 1, 2017: This month, the Canadian Francophonie Scholarship Program (CFSP) is celebrating thirty years of success in capacity building and the management of nearly.. Read More →
12May

The Governor General, Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) host a roundtable on learning abroad

Ottawa, May 8, 2017:  Two months after it launched Learning Beyond Borders, an initiative to get more Canadian students to take advantage of learning experiences.. Read More →
10May

The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) reports on successful promotion of Learning Beyond Borders

Ottawa, May 8, 2017:  Two months after it launched Learning Beyond Borders, an initiative to get more Canadian students to take advantage of learning experiences.. Read More →
06Apr

The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) launches Canadian Learning Abroad Alumni Community

Ottawa, April 5, 2017:  CBIE, along with its member institutions, has launched the Canadian Learning Abroad Alumni Community. This network enables Canadians who have had.. Read More →
24Feb

#CBIE2017 Call for Proposals now open

Now accepting proposals for #CBIE2017 concurrent sessions. Why you should submit your proposal! CBIE’s Annual Conference is the meeting place for international education professionals from.. Read More →
30Jan

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) expresses concern over U.S. executive order

Ottawa, January 30, 2017: CBIE is concerned about the impact of an executive order issued by the Trump Administration on January 27, 2017 barring citizens.. Read More →
08Dec

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) appoints new Chair

Ottawa, December 8, 2016: CBIE is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Chair of the Board, Dr. David Ross, President of the Southern.. Read More →
17Nov

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) Recognizes Libyan Students at its 50th Annual Conference

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – November 17, 2016: Today, in honor of its 50th anniversary, CBIE recognized four Libyan students for their tremendous academic performance and.. Read More →
15Nov

Deputy Minister of International Development announces award to CBIE of ‘Launching Economic Achievement Program’ at Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) 50th Annual Conference

Ottawa, November 15, 2016: Today, at CBIE’s 50th Annual Conference, Ms. Elissa Golberg, Assistant Deputy Minister of Partnerships for Development Innovation announced that CBIE has.. Read More →
15Nov

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) launches status report on Canada’s performance in international education

Ottawa, November 15, 2016: Today, at its 50th Annual Conference, CBIE released its annual report on the status of international education in Canada – A.. Read More →
14Nov

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) renews Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration (CONAHEC) and the Inter-American Organization for Higher Education (OUI-IOHE)

Ottawa, November 14, 2016: Today, at its 50th Annual Conference, the three founding organizations of the Conference of the Americas on International Education (CAIE): CBIE,.. Read More →
14Nov

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) launches Learning Beyond Borders: A National Conversation on Learning Abroad

Ottawa, November 14, 2016: Today, at the opening of CBIE’s 50th Annual Conference, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, spoke.. Read More →
25Oct

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau will address the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) at its 50th Annual Conference

Ottawa, October 25, 2016: CBIE is pleased to announce that the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, will be speaking at.. Read More →
24Oct

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) hosts Canadian Higher Education Delegation in Vietnam; officially launches CBIE International Collaboration Mission Series

Ottawa, October 24, 2016: CBIE is delighted to host a delegation of seven Canadian universities and colleges during our Higher Education Collaboration Mission to Ho.. Read More →
21Oct

The Honourable John McCallum will address the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) at its 50th Annual Conference

Ottawa, October 21, 2016: CBIE is pleased to announce that The Honourable John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, will be speaking at its.. Read More →