Canada, a country free from xenophobic tensions and endowed with breathtaking landscapes and numerous beautiful sight of nature has no dearth of a reason why its a favorite among international students who wish to acquire quality education.
Yearly thousands of international students seek provisional admission in Canada because of the fact that studying in Canada prepares the student for professional endeavors/pursuit after graduation.
Under the stable leadership of late Pierre Elliot Trudeau, Canada officially adopted multiculturalism, a move hailed as ‘masterstroke’.
Multiculturalism offers every Canadian a proud sense of oneness, this also offers a real sense of belonging to new immigrants, who assimilate into the community with less trouble because of similar or same culture prevalent, courtesy of multiculturalism.
Canada offers a deluge of opportunities for world-class education and research. Home to some of the world top leading institutions and research centers in the world. Canada educational model commands global respect.
The University of Toronto, located in downtown Toronto, offers one of the best recognizable educational models for all undergraduate and postgraduates studies.
Ranked as the leading educational institution in Canada by the Best Global Universities, the university became the first Canadian university to accrue over C$1 billion in an endowment. With more than 700 undergraduate and 200 postgraduate degrees offered in the renowned university. With a cosmopolitan atmosphere on campus, international students can easily blend into any Canadian institution.
Five Canadian prime ministers and the famous writers Michael Ondaatje and Margaret Atwood are all notable alumni of the great University of Toronto.
- University of British Columbia
- McGill University
- McMaster University, and
- The University of Alberta are among the top universities in Canada
Canada is also considered as one of the safest places to live and work in. With a low crime rate and a police force that acts with expediency and has gained the people’s trust.
Immigrants who wish to study in Canada should be ready to fulfill the financial obligations while studying in Canada, tuition is high for international students, though the cost of study in Canada differs among universities and colleges, between C$10,000 to C$15,000 a year. The Council of Ministers of Education Canada (CMEC) website published a comprehensive list of tuition fees of Canadian Universities and Colleges.
Do not be alarmed, there are grants and scholarships available for international students, and also as a student, you can work on campus as a student without a work permit or LMIA assessment. Although work under study permit does not count as work experience.
Studying in Canada avails one the opportunity to apply for work permit and permanent residency status after graduation.
If you are considering studying in Canada, you should know that there are certain requirements you must satisfy before you will be granted a study visa.
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