PEQ – Quebec International Graduates

  • Individuals who wish to migrate to Quebec under PEQ, must possess an eligible Quebec diploma, or are in a process of obtaining it and are proficient in French language.
  • Analogous to Canadian experience class program, the international students in Quebec are ideal for immigration for post graduate diploma in quebec as well as other courses. If you have obtained a Quebec education and/or work experience, you have already settled into the society of the province.


  • As a Quebec, graduate or future graduate you must obtain a Quebec selection certificate(CSQ) under the PEQ, provided you satisfy the below criteria.
  • At the time of submitting your application, you must meet the following criteria:
  • You must be at least 18 years old and intend to settle in Quebec to hold a job;
  • You must have confirmed about the conditions of your stay as a foreign student;
  • You must possess a Quebec diploma to be eligible for the PEQ or expect to complete your study program within six months of the date on which you submit your application;
  • You must have an intermediate level knowledge of oral French;
  • You should make sure that you can support your family and yourself financially and fulfill any needs of yourself and where applicable those of your spouse, de facto spouse and dependent children included in your application for a minimum period of three months from the date you obtain your permanent resident status.

How can you be a graduate in Quebec?

  • Determine to study at Quebec

Does the idea of studying in Québec appeal to you? Research and get an idea of the advantages of studying in Québec. Analyze about the education system, financial assistance, education costs, and employment opportunities for foreign students.

  • Granting admission to an institution

Once you have selected your course and university the next step is to submit an application for admission.

  • Granting authorization to study in Québec

Once your admission to an institution has been confirmed, you need to obtain the necessary authorizations to stay in Québec.

  • Be well prepared prior to departure to Quebec

Get ready to discover new horizons and an entirely new study environment. You might have to wait a while for the authorizations and other procedure. Make this temporary stay in Quebec worthwhile.

  • Proceeding with your temporary settlement in Québec

Once you arrive in Quebec, make sure to be well informed about the entry formalities as well as all the information needed to facilitate and to obtain all the information you need to help you with your temporary stay in Quebec. If you plan to stay longer as required by your course of study then remember to renew your authorizations before their expiry date.

  • Permanent stay at Quebec

Make sure to check the requirements and process for obtaining a Quebec diploma. If you have already achieved a diploma then, you might want to go through the procedures to settle down in Quebec permanently. However, PEQ is one some program facilitates your immigration to Quebec.