Canada is the second largest country in the world with 10 provinces and 3 territories. Canada’s capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver. Canada is the second most preferred destination for the Indian students. Since year 2015, Canada has invited the highest number of Indian students through study permit (Student Visa). The 2016 Canadian Census enumerated a total population of 35,151,728, an increase of around 5.0 percent over the 2011 figure. Between 2011 and May 2016, Canada’s population grew by 1.7 million people, with immigrants accounting for two-thirds of the increase. Canada’s multicultural society and liberal take on inviting immigrants makes it the first preference for students and immigrants from various parts of world.


The academic standards of Canada are internationally recognized. Finding a job with an international Canadian degree is easier. The quality of living standards is top notch the cost of living is lower than other countries. The culture is open and people from all around the world immigrate to Canada. People from around the world live in Canada. The United Nations ranks Canada as one of the best places to live and work. International student find it safe to study and avail healthy lifestyle. International students with language skills, qualification and valid job offer have an opportunity to apply for permanent resident.

With low business costs, Canada is ranked second among other countries as the cost effective location to do business. The flourishing Canadian industries will continue to attract more business people and investors to migrate to Canada. With three major industries i.e. Natural Resources, Manufacturing and Service Industry, Canadian economy is continuously booming. Hence, Canada provides you opportunity to study in the different sectors and obtain a job later regarding your field.

Application Process
Admission Procedure:
  • Select program and college/university according to the profile
  • Prepare documents as per the guidelines of college/university
  • Complete all entrance/language tests required by the universities towards your proposed course
  • Collect required application forms from the website or by request to universities
  • Arrange and prepare essays and recommendation letters
  • Complete application form along with required documents, payment of required fees and submit the same
  • You will receive offer letter from college/university
Applying Study Permit:

For applying online, you are required to prepare your documents or scan the required documents

  • For application, you are required to payment of tuition fees (1st Semester fees)
  • Process your GIC (Guaranteed Investment Certificate); Create GIC account and Pay CAD$ 10,200.
  • Do Medical (From Panel Physicians from your city)
  • Prepare visa file
  • Visit VFS for File Submission OR Visit Online
Study Cost in Canada
  • The study cost in Canada may vary from undergraduate to post-graduate programs. As per the statistics Canada, the average tuition fees for undergraduate internationals students is CA$ 20,000 to CA$ 30,000 per year that includes tuition fees and living expenses.
  • Please note that the study in Canada cost is varied as per the selection of your program, for which you are required to arrange your funding accordingly.
Student Visa Category:

The study permit is a document we issue that allows foreign nationals to study at designated learning institutions (DLI) in Canada. Most foreign nationals need a study permit to study in Canada. Make sure you have all the documents you need before you apply. You should apply before you travel to Canada.

Your study permit is not a visa. It doesn’t let you enter Canada. You may also need a visitor visa or an electronic travel authorization (eTA). If Canadian Authority approves your study permit, they will issue one to you with your study permit.

The study permit application fee is $150.

Employment Opportunity:

Canada is in demand for study abroad for both undergraduate and graduate studies. With relaxed post-study work (PGWPP) and immigration schemes, Canada attracts several international students from all across the globe. The job prospects after studying in Canada are excellent. The Canadian universities boast of having more than 5000 global tie-ups. The course curriculum in Canada is very industry oriented. Hence, more than 90% of the graduates get employed in less than six months after finishing their studies in Canada.

  • With the booming economy and fast immigration process after studies, Canada is an ideal choice for students from wide range of background.
  • The Service Industry in Canada comprises of retail, transport, food services, professional services etc. Canadian service sector is considered an important and growing sector with major driver of employment opportunities.
  • Canada’s software industry is highly beneficial following innovative research and development facilities available in Canada along with the highly experienced workforce.
  • Apart from the above listed industries, there are also many others like agricultural industry, biopharmaceutical industry, mining industry etc. that also contributes towards the Canadian economy.

With the booming economy and fast immigration process after studies, Canada is an ideal choice for students from wide range of background.

2021 intakes
Intake Months of Start Details Program Deadline of Application
Fall September Primary Intake, where universities/colleges offer all the courses Undergraduate Graduate December to March
Winter January Secondary Intake, where universities/colleges offer large amount of courses Diploma Undergraduate/Graduate September to November
Spring May Few courses available, not all universities/colleges offer the programs in this intake Diploma Undergraduate/Graduate January to February

*Please note that the above mentioned information may vary as per intake and university/college.