Key Facts

·       Capital: Ottawa

·       Popular Cities: Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal, Quebec City, Halifax

·       Travel time from India: 15 hrs by flight (non-stop)

·       Currency: Canadian Dollar “CAD”

Why study in Canada?

Canadian qualifications are valued across the world with affordable education. It has multi-cultural society, health and safe communities. There are options for paid internships while studying, post study work visa and good job opportunities after completion of studies. There is a possibility of Permanent Residency as well.


More and more students are opting for Canada as a destination for study and it has been voted as best places to live with high standards of living, access to education, welcoming and friendly environment and beautiful landscapes.


The programs in Canada place a high value to quality education and students will experience an intellectually and culturally stimulating environment that challenges them to think critically and grow personally.


About the Universities

Undergraduate and post graduate program are offered by Universities and colleges. Duration of under graduate course is 4 years and in case the degree has co-op program the duration can increase to 5 years.


Post graduate course are 12-18 months duration.


Popular courses are:

•       Arts

•       Accounting

•       Business

•       Civil Engineering

•       Computer Science

•       Education

•       Engineering

•       Electronics

•       Finance

•       Human Resource Management

•       Health Science

•       Mechanical Engineering

•       Hospitality and Tourism

•       Social Science



The main intakes are

  • September
  • January
  • May

Most colleges run Bachelor’s program in September and January.

Academic Criteria

Undergraduate Courses

·       Minimum 12 years of education

·       Percentage required is minimum 60% and above


English Proficiency (Indicative, can vary for college/course

IELTS :  Overall, 6.5 bands with 6.0 bands in each section.

TOEFL: Overall score of 88.


Documents required

Undergraduate Program

•       10th Marksheet

•       12th Marksheet

•       If the student is yet to appear for grade 12 examination, then predicted grades are also accepted by universities

•       IELTS/ TOEFL Score card

•       Passport Copy

•       Statement of Purpose (required for few universities)


Funds to show

GIC Account: 20,000 CAD