The 2015 IEC season will not open before January 2015. Be assured that opening information will be posted on the IEC website as it becomes available. We ask that eligible participants from IEC countries and Canadian employers refrain from contacting the IEC team as it will not have any information available before it appears on the IEC website. Please continue to check the IEC website for updates and any details on the 2015 opening.
If you wish to explore other options for coming to Canada, please visit the Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) website.
International Experience Canada 2014 will open on Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. in Mexico (10:00 a.m. in Ottawa). OPEN
The application process to participate in the International Experience Canada (IEC) initiative will be conducted in two stages:
Whether it is concerning the new procedure of applying on-line, the eligibility criteria, the required documents, the quotas or the opening date; no additional information regarding the 2014 IEC initiative is available at the moment.
If you have obtained information from a secondary source concerning the IEC initiative, please note that only the information posted on our website should be relied on.
For Canadians wishing to participate in Mexico’s Youth Mobility Program, please consult the Embassy of Mexico in Canada website.
You’ve always dreamed of spending a year living and working in Canada. Maybe you want to gain valuable international work experience in a bilingual country...travel across Canada while working at stops along the way...or simply intern abroad for your next co-op placement.
Did you know that Canada has an arrangement with Mexico to make it easier to do just that?
Through International Experience Canada, you can apply for a temporary work permit to travel and work in Canada for up to one year.
International Experience Canada
International Experience Canada enables Mexican citizens between the ages of 18 and 29 to:
Get started today - Choose your experience!
Ski in British Columbia: Canadian Tourism Commission
Explore Canada’s Parks: New Brunswick Department of Tourism and Parks
Work and travel in Vancouver: British Columbia: Canadian Tourism Commission
Northern Lights in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories: Canadian Tourism Commission