International Centre

NAIT’s International Centre provides services that support international students as they transition and settle in Canada.

Arriving in Edmonton

Find out everything you need to know about what it’s like to live in Edmonton and Canada.   Find out more

Immigration & Visa Requirements

Learn more about what you need to successfully enroll as an international student at NAIT.   Find out more

Services for Current International Students

One on one advising

One-on-one advising

If you need guidance on how to navigate NAIT and Edmonton, understand culture shock and how to succeed here, our diverse team will help you out.

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International Peer Mentors

International Peer Mentor Program

Students who are new to studying in Canada can signup as mentees and join the International Peer Groups to meet other peers. The groups are led by International Peer Mentors who are senior students at NAIT. The mentors will share their NAIT and Edmonton experience with mentees and provide support for their cultural transition.

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Counselling services

Counselling services

Did you know the International centre has a counsellor located on site to support students in their transition to NAIT? From general support to specific difficulties, we offer a safe, supportive environment where you can get the help you need.

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Immigration workshops

Immigration workshops

Our designated Immigration Consultant hosts workshops that cover many topics — studying, working as an international student, and pathways to permanent residency. You will learn more about Study Permits, Visas and various Work Permits.

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International Centre Newsletter

Stay connected and hear the updates from us by subscribing to the bi-weekly International Centre newsletter!

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NAIT Volunteers

Volunteer for the International Centre

As a volunteer for the International Centre, you will be helping in various tasks including

  • assisting in tasks at the International Centre
  • engaging with students in the International Centre
  • assisting with events taking place in the International Centre
  • Conversation Circles
  • assisting with events and activities

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International Student Orientation

You’re interested in NAIT, you apply and you’re accepted, now you make your way to Edmonton and get ready for an amazing orientation experience   Find out more