Canada is the home of world’s top academic institutions and Universities. Canada is ranked amongst the top 10 countries of the world, by United Nations in case of Quality of Life Insurance.Canada is known for its excellent educational institutes, multiplicity of top quality educational programs in various streams and developed economy that welcomes international students with open arms. It has also been ranked #1 by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) for its achievements in higher education. Canadian Government has started Special SPP (Student Partners Program) program for Indian Students. SPP programs allow students to get visa very quickly with minimum documentation. We have also mentioned few major points below which could be helpful for students who are looking towards Canada as their study destination.
Canada has introduced very easy and quick Student visa Process for students looking Canada as their study destination. Canadian Government has introduced very Special program called SPP (Student Partners Program) for Indian students. In this program genuine student would able to get study visa of Canada very easily with minimum documentation.
Over 10,000 undergraduate and graduate degree programs are offered at more than 100 institutions nationwide and, tuition fee is generally much lower than any other leading countries. Students can pursue their studies at one of Canada’s top Universities for roughly half of what it would cost to attend an equally reputable program at a private US university.
International students can often work while they study, taking advantage of many cooperative education and internship opportunities. There are also immigration programs that international students may qualify for post-graduation.
Each year hundreds of thousands of international students attend Canadian colleges and universities. Their degrees are recognized around the world as equivalent to those obtained from the United States or Commonwealth countries. Canada has a wide range of quality educational institutions for both degrees and diplomas in technical and professional disciplines.
The country is an international leader in computer and information technologies and has a reputation for excellence in sectors such as telecommunications, transportation and engineering; and specifically, aerospace, urban transport, microelectronics, medical devices, advanced software, hydroelectric and nuclear power, lasers and opto-electronics, biotechnology, food and beverage processing, aromatics; and ocean and environmental industries.
Canadians enjoy a standard of living one of the highest in the world. Almost, 70 per cent of Canadians have their own homes, with a higher percentage owning durable goods, such as automobiles, refrigerators, washing machines, television, telephones and radios. Canada also has an extensive health care system and social security network.
Canada is considered to be a relatively peaceful, safe and orderly country. Its crime rate decreased for ten consecutive years from 1993 to 2003. Unlike its US neighbors to the south, firearms are strictly controlled and generally are not permitted. Students can contact any Canadian Education Centre to learn more about personal safety, or attend a safety orientation session at their school upon their arrival in Canada.
International students who are graduated from a Canadian university or college have the opportunity to work in Canada for 1 to 3 years after receiving their degree or diploma. International students can work on campus without work permit. Plans are being made to allow international students to work off-campus, too.
• Work Permit Rights-Work permit is same for all international students who are graduated from any accredited institution in Canada. Work permit has its own requirements and each student should qualify those requirements.
|Duration of Study||Work permit Duration|
|2 years||3 years|
|Less than 2 years||Equal to the duration of study|
In Canada, each and every province has got its own rules and regulations for Permanent Residency. Canada tries to attract skilled professionals by making rules very easy and quick for permanent residency in few provinces. Thus, now students look for provinces, where getting PR is much easier and also the unemployment rate is less. Choosing a University and the province is vital for a student and this plays an important role when it comes to a student’s career.
There are 10 major provinces in Canada and each province has its own uniqueness. Student can choose any province for their higher education. Each Province has different structure for education and also different settlement options after higher education.