Why Study in Canada?
Canada spends more per capita on its education system than any other country in the G-8 and is among the top three countries in the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
A degree from a Canadian university is recognized worldwide and as a result, international students who graduate from Canadian universities enjoy successful and prosperous careers.
Canada's universities and colleges are world-renowned for their high standards, safe campuses, and educational excellence.
They are at the forefront of the information technology revolution and ensure that their students are equipped for the 21st century.
A degree from a Canadian university is considered equivalent to an American degree.
The wide choice of schools in Canada includes major research institutions as well as small liberal arts schools and a full range of undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs
Many Canadian Universities offer the opportunity to go beyond an ordinary degree by participating in international exchanges and co-operative work-experience programs or by participating in extra-curricular activities and athletics. Co-op work experience programs allow students to combine academic semesters with work terms that relate directly to their degree.
Sports at Canadian universities and colleges are popular and competitive.
Canada is a world leader in software development, telecommunications, aerospace engineering, urban transport, biotechnology, mining technology and environmental industries.
Requirements to Study in Canada
Admission requirements vary from one institution to another, but common pre-requites are :
Minimum 12th grade for undergraduate study in a university Community colleges and Technical Institutes are more flexible).
Minimum of 550 in your TOEFL score (paper based test)/213 (computer based test) or 6.5 in your IELTS Academic training test.
For Masters degree you require 16 years of education (10+2+4).
Work experience and a GMAT score of 600 range for MBA Programmes.
There is no Canada-wide entrance test, each university sets its own admission standards and assesses the qualifications of each applicant individually.
Cost of Studying in Canada for Indian Students
Cost of Study in Canada for (Bachelor's Degree)
Cost of Study in Canada for (Master's Degree)
Canada College Application Fees
A Canadian study permit is required for students who intend to apply to any university for academic or professional training. For courses lasting more than six months, study permission is necessary. Students who are admitted to a programme that lasts less than six months are recommended to apply for a study visa in case they wish to prolong their stay. The application fee for a Study Permit is CAD150 (INR 8,542). The application cost is determined by the student's nationality as well as the university to which they are applying. Along with the letter of admission and other documents, students are required to submit proof of funds and the Minimum Bank Balance Required to apply for a Canadian Student visa is INR 11,00,000 or more for one year.
Cost of living in Canada
**The above data is intended as a general information guide only and the information it contains may vary from place to place and time to time. Contact SoA consultant for appropriate prices.
Scholarship to Study in Canada
With so many Indian students applying to Canadian institutions, different facilities and exemptions have been made available to help them. These scholarships assist Indian and foreign students in decreasing the expenditure and cost to study in Canada. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit, academic performance, or potential abilities. Interested students must contact our consultants for applying in scholarship program.