Canada enjoys the world’s tenth largest economy and world’s top ten trading nation and is counted as developed nation. Canada is a developed country and has the fifteenth-highest nominal per capita income globally as well as the tenth-highest ranking in the Human Development Index. It ranks among the highest in international measurements of government transparency, civil liberties, quality of life, economic freedom, and education. It has the highly globalized and mixed economy. Since 20th century the growth of Canada's manufacturing, mining, and service sectors has transformed the nation from a largely rural economy to an urbanized, industrial one.
Canada has been ranked as one of the most educated countries in the world. It ranks first worldwide in the number of adults having tertiary education, with 51 percent of Canadian adults having attained at least an undergraduate college or university degree.Canada spends about 5.3% of its GDP on education. The country invests heavily in tertiary education. As of 2014, 89 percent of adults aged 25 to 64 have earned the equivalent of a high-school degree, compared to an OECD average of 75 percent.Canada’s high academic standards and rigorous quality controls mean that you’ll be earning a high-quality education that will open doors for your future and benefit your career over the long term. A Canadian degree, diploma or certificate is globally recognized as being equivalent to those obtained from other developed countries. More than 200,000 top international students and researchers choose to study in Canada each year.
Work while you Study:
Along with the Canadian study permit you get right to work off-campus for up to 20 hours per week during regular academic sessions and full-time during scheduled academic breaks. This work condition allows student to gain experience in Canadian environment and make some money to fund ongoing studies and living costs, all the while giving you connections in the local labour market. These professional networks could be the lead into landing a great job upon graduation.
A foreign National Student should have a Canadian study permit before entering the country. You should have been accepted by a designated learning institute (DLI). You can only start application process for the study permit as soon as you get the letter of acceptance from university.
Next in line in the eligibility criteria, is the money/assets you have. You need to prove that you will be able to pay for your tuition fees, bear the living expenses of yourself and any accompanying members in the country, as well as return transportation costs from Canada.
You should be of god and acceptable health. Last, but not the least, don’t have a criminal record in your home country.
Canada Student Visa Process:
- Register with OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants by signing a retainer’s agreement and we will help you in selecting the right college, institute or university
- We will select three colleges or universities as per the choice of program and choice of location. There are number of documents required for the admission process along with language ability. OBCO Migration provides the checklist to the registered candidates for ease of collecting documents. Once the documents are complete we will forward the application to the institutes selected along with the Application fees collected from candidate.
- Candidate receives the Offer of Place and is asked to undergo medical examination from panel doctor.
- Student pays GIC and get the evidence of the same from a Scotia bank, for the amount of $10,200 CAD towards the first year living expenses and evidence of payment for of first year’s tuition fee
- Once the tuition fee is paid institute issues the Payment receipt which is required to lodge the Visa Application.
- We prepare the Visa application and will provide another checklist to prepare the Visa Application Documents for lodgment.
- Once the application is lodged CIC provides the Outcome of the application