• Study in Canada

About Canada

With one of the longest coastlines, vast wilderness, world-class cities, and a culture of tolerance and diversity, Canada is a natural destination for thousands of international students. Canada has been declared the country with the best reputation in the world for the third consecutive year. In addition to taking home the overall title, Canada claimed the number one spot in categories ranging from “best place to live” to “best place to study,” while also ranking high for working, visiting and investing.

Why Study in Canada

  • Canada is the best place in the world to live. Ranked by the United Nations as the best place in the world to live, Canada offers abundant education opportunities and a high quality of life. From a low incidence of violent crime and a comfortable population density, Canada provides international students with a safe, happy environment in which to get a college degree.
  • Canada’s education system ranks among the best in the world. Even better, tuition fees in Canada are some of the lowest in all the English-speaking countries.
  • Canada boasts a multicultural society. Representing almost all the world’s ethnic groups, Canada welcomes everyone. Ethnic foods and activities are plenty in Canada, and internationals students are encouraged to speak with their academic advisors to find out more about joining any number of ethnic clubs and associations.
  • Canada offers an excellent language education. Canada is a bilingual country; both English and French is spoken throughout the country. Teaching these languages is an important part of the Canadian education program, so you will be able to improve your fluency as you continue your studies.
  • Canada offers internationally recognized degrees. With a wide range of quality programs for both degrees and diplomas in technical and professional careers, Canada provides over 106,000 international students each year with quality education in its many colleges and universities. Meeting people from all over the world, and from your own country, is easy.
  • International students can work in Canada after graduation. Students from other countries who graduate from a Canadian college or university can work in Canada for up to one year after receiving their degree. During their studies, international students can work on campus without a work permit.
  • Canada offers innovative and abundant research opportunities. Integral to the Canadian education system, international students can take advantage of many opportunities to become part of furthering research in telecommunications, medicine, agriculture, computer technology and environmental science.
  • Canada is known for its healthy and safe communities. International students enjoy the same freedoms as native Canadians – respect for human rights, equality and a stable and peaceful society.
  • Canada experiences all four seasons. For international students who have never experienced all four seasons before, this is one of the most alluring reasons to attend college in Canada. Canada’s big city atmosphere and naturally preserved park systems offer something for everyone, including indoor and outdoor recreational activities at low or no cost.
  • Immigration Possibilities. International students have the possibility of immigration to Canada after graduation. International students who have Canadian credentials and work experience can apply for permanent residency without having to leave Canada when their schooling is complete.

The top ten programs in Canada

  • Business
  • Engineering (Mechanical, Computer, EC, Electrical)
  • Nursing
  • Dental
  • Hospitality
  • Tourism and Travel
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Sciences – Biology, Biotechnology, Chemical Laboratory Technician
  • Fitness and Health Promotion
  • Early Childhood Education

Intakes

  • September is the major intake when admissions are open for all programmes in all institutions
  • January and May are smaller intakes where admissions are open for limited programmes in limited institutions

List of institutions

No. Name of the Institute Location
1 Seneca College Ontario
2 Conestoga College Ontario
3 College of New Caledonia British Columbia
4 Georgian College Ontario
5 Columbia College British Columbia
6 Okanagan College British Columbia
7 North Island College British Columbia
8 Camosun College British Columbia
9 Mohawk College Ontario
10 Loyalist College Ontario
11 Red River College Manitoba
12 Vancouver Island University British Columbia
13 Bow Valley College Alberta
14 Sheridan College Ontario
15 Thompson Rivers University British Columbia
16 Mc Master University Ontario
17 University of Windsor Ontario
18 Cape Breton University Nova Scotia
19 University of Waterloo Ontario
20 University of Regina Saskatchewan
21 Lake Head University Ontario
22 Capilano University British Columbia
23 Universiy of Manitoba Manitoba
24 Southern Alberta Institute of Technology Alberta
25 School District of Vermont British Columbia
26 Golden Hills School Division Alberta
27 International College of Manitoba Manitoba
28 Fraser International College British Columbia
29 Louis Reil School Division Manitoba
30 Yukon College Yukon
31 Norquest College Alberta
32 Cambrian College Ontario
33 Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology Manitoba
34 Canadian College of Message and Hydrotherapy Ontario
35 Omni College British Columbia
36 Inscol Academy Ontario
37 College of Rockies British Columbia
38 HerzingColllege Ontario
39 Lasalle College Quebec
40 Medicine Hat College Alberta
41 Northern Lights College British Columbia
42 Trent University Ontario
43 Trios College Ontario
44 University of Prince Edward Island Prince Edward Island
45 Vancouver Community College British Columbia
46 Vancouver Film School British Columbia
47 Fanshawe College Ontario

Visa Information

With effect from May 2009, The Canadian High Commission has launched a new Visa Procedure called SPP (Students Partners Program) .Under SPP, GIC (Guaranteed Investment Certificate) has become mandatory. GIC involves transferring of living expenses to Canadian bank before applying for visa. This guarantees faster processing of visa.

Work & Migration

International students graduating from a program of 2 years or more in length would be eligible for a 3 year work permit after graduation with no restrictions on the types of employment and no requirement for a job offer. The experience gained would provide them an opportunity to work in an international setting and at the same time allow them to earn the money invested.

Canada is encouraging International Students to stay back after their studies. The new Work Permit Program states that International students who have studied for 2 years can obtain an Open Work Permit with no restrictions on the type of employment and no requirements of a Job offer upto 3 years. Students who study a one year program are eligible upto one year Work Permit

  • Check your Eligibility [Inquiry Form asking for Personal details, edu&exp, country & visa, specific details]