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Express Entry to Canada: Learn About the IELTS

Thursday April 18, 2019 | by Tony Rusinak

Please enjoy this guest blog post from WES Expert Ambassador Tony Rusinak, a Canadian immigration consultant and specialist on the IELTS. In this article, you will find information on the following topics: What Is Express Entry? How Do You Apply for Express Entry to Canada? What Is the IELTS?...

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The WES Credential Review and Evaluation Process Explained

Tuesday April 16, 2019 | by Justine D'Souza

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The WES credential evaluation process involves several steps. In the first step, evaluators ensure that WES has received all required documents in the manner specified for that country and credential. The second step consists of reviewing the documents to ensure that they are authentic and issued by duly recognized...

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Obtaining Employment in a Regulated Profession in Ontario

Wednesday April 10, 2019 | by WES Global Talent Bridge

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If you are an internationally trained professional interested in working in Ontario in a regulated profession—keep reading. Key takeaways from our recent live webinar, “Licensed Professions in Ontario: Pathways to Licensure and Employment,” are summarized below. Our panelist, Client and Business Services Advisor Anna Eisner of Global Experience Ontario,...

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How to Send Your Documents to WES in a Sealed Envelope

Monday April 8, 2019 | by Justine D'Souza

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A WES evaluation report serves not only as a credential evaluation but also an authentication of academic qualifications. This means that, in addition to providing an educational equivalency, WES verifies document authenticity. As part of the authentication process, WES requires that the appropriate educational authority seal documents and send...

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Health Insurance for International Students in the U.S.

Wednesday April 3, 2019 | by WES Advisor

health insurance international students

If you plan to study abroad in the United States, you will likely need to enroll in a student health insurance plan. Unlike in many other countries, the U.S. does not offer universal health care, so most health insurance plans are provided through private companies. Health care is expensive...

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