More than 130,000 students come to study in Canada every year and even more come to Canada
to learn English or French. Foreign students bring a rich culture to our classrooms. Your knowledge and skills are
welcome in our schools. The provinces regulate education and schools in Canada. For
more detailed information on living and studying in a specific province or territory, contact the school where you
wish to study. Find the right university, college, career college, language school for
you. Students interested in learning English as a second language can find out about ESL and TOEFL scores.
Post-secondary programs - MBA, computer science, engineering and business are also featured. Learn about
visas, tuition, application requirements and learn about Canada and Canadian education.
To be eligible to study in Canada
- You must have been
accepted by a school, college, university or other educational institution in Canada.
You must prove that you
have enough money to pay for your:
- living expenses
for yourself and any family members who come with you to Canada and
transportation for yourself and any family members who come with you to
- You must be a law-abiding
citizen with no criminal record and not be a risk to the security of Canada. You may have to provide a police
- You must be in good
health and willing to complete a medical examination, if necessary.
You must satisfy an
immigration officer that you will leave Canada when you have completed your studies.