Study Of Canada

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Why study in Canada?

  • Canada is lauded as one of the best places in the world, to live!
  • Canadians give great importance to learning and have developed a first-rate education system
  • Canada spends more on education and It ranks second highest among G-8 countries.
  • Canada offers a wide choice of over 90 universities and 150 colleges and technical institutes, featuring every imaginable program.
  • Canadian tuition fees are amongst the lowest in almost all the English-speaking countries
  • Most of the universities and college programs incorporate a co-operative work program, giving the students an opportunity to work in their related field and earn credits for the same.
  • Students have an authorization for working twenty hours per week, off campus* when classes are in session and full time during scheduled breaks/vacation.
  • Canada is regarded as a peaceful, safe and orderly country with a very rich lifestyle.
  • Despite its rich lifestyle, Canada has a remarkably low cost of living.

Education in Canada

  • More than 10,000 undergraduate and graduate degree programs
  • Over 92 universities with great flexibility of programmes viz PhD, PG, UG, Diploma, certificate etc.,
  • The Canadian degrees are ranked equal to the US and other Commonweallth countries for their bachelor/master/doctorate system.
  • Cutting edge technology and research labs at various institutions.
  • Opportunities for co-operative education and internships
  • On campus and off campus work make the university education more practical.
  • Available and supportive professors.

Major Intakes

Sep / Jan

Types of schools and institutions in Canada:

  • Primary and secondary schools:
  • Post-secondary institutions (universities and colleges):
  • Private Career and Vocational Schools:
  • Language Schools:
  • Community Colleges and Technical Institutions:


Entry Requirement

  • Bachelor degree with a minimum of 16 yrs of formal education like 4 years engineering degree.
  • Else take a Pre- Masters program ranging from 3 months to one year depending upon the number of credits require.

English Requirement

  • International students not having English as a first language must have passed an English examination test such as IELTS, TOEFL.
  • You may also qualify for an exemption from English examinations, though an IELTS is always recommended for ease in visa processing.

Documents Required:

  • Marksheets from 10th Std
  • All Educational Documents along with academic transcripts in sealed envelope from college / university.
  • Work Experience Documents,if any
  • GRE if any
  • Passport- Biometric pages
  • University application fees in the form of Demand Draft, favouring University
  • Registration fees- Rs.50000 including Courier Charges and other Admin expenses

N.B.- All documents should be notarized from a public notary from Court. You should submit transcripts and another set of xerox notarized educational documents.

Duration of the course

  • Diploma & Certificate courses - 1 to 2 years
  • Advance Diploma courses - 2 to 3 years
  • Undergraduate programs - 3 or 4 years of study
  • Extensive study & additional credits are involved with honors degrees.
  • Masters degrees require 2 years of study
  • Doctoral or PhD require a 2 or 3 years of full time study

Post-Graduation Work Permit Program

The students, who have graduated from a Canadian institution, are permitted to work in Canada for gaining valuable Canadian work experience. A Post-Graduation Work Permit is valid only for the length of time you studied in Canada or less than that.

  • Not eligible for this program if studied for less than 8 months.
  • Can get a work permit for a period less than that of study period, if studied for less than 2 years but more than 8 months.
  • Work permit might be issued for three years, if studied for two years or more.

Study permits for International Students :

Eligibility to studying in Canada under Student Permit :

  • Need an educational institution in Canada to accept you.
  • Required to prove that you have enough money to pay for your: a) Tuition fees b) Living expenses c) Return transportation
  • Be without any criminal record and might be required to produce a police certificate.
  • To complete a medical examination
  • Need to ensure your intentions to leave Canada after studies

Documents needed to apply for a study permit:

  1. Proof of acceptance
  2. Proof of identity
  3. Proof of financial support
  4. Letter of explanation
  5. Medical Examination:
  6. Police Certificates/Certificate of Good Conduct:
  7. Certified copies or notarized documents

Forms Required for Visa:

  • Application For Study Permit Made Outside of Canada (IMM 1294)
  • Family Information (IMM 5645)
  • Document Checklist (IMM 5483)
  • Schedule 1 - Application for a Temporary Resident Visa Made Outside of Canada (IMM 5257 - Schedule 1), if applicable
  • Statutory Declaration of Common-law Union (IMM 5409), if applicable
  • Custodianship Declaration - Custodian for Minors Studying in Canada (IMM 5646), if applicable
  • Use of a Representative (IMM 5476), if applicable

Note: You may be required to complete additional supporting documents upon request of a visa officer.