Study in Canada
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Benefits of studying in Canada
- Government designed an excellent and grade #1 education system in the world
- Produce dynamic personalities by providing quality education
- Canadian college diplomas/ degrees are recognized worldwide
- Guaranteed career building, safe and stable country
- Providing top-notched healthcare system
- Affordable international educational fee and low living cost
- 20 Hours/ weekly work permit helps to meet living cost and student quickly adapt in the working environment.
- Top ranked as multicultural nation in the world. Regardless of ethnic origin, students feel at home in our diverse communities and campuses
- Education in Canada is provided, funded and overseen by provincial, and local governments
- Education constitutionally provincial responsibility and rigorously guarded
International education/student recruitment increasing priority
Provincial policy approach mainly “holistic” but with strong international student recruitment emphasis
- According to the United Nations, Canada offers one of the highest standards for quality of life in the world
Major Regions/ Cities
- Canada is a federation of ten provinces & three territorie
- It is a multicultural country and is considered to be a safe, clean and peaceful country
- Canada has been ranked as one of best place to live on the globe according to the United Nations and is the second largest country in world after Russia
- Canada is a geographically vast country and offers diverse cultures within its borders
Canada’s capital is Ottawa, but the largest city in Canada is Toronto (ON, Canada), following by Montréal & Quebec City (QC, Canada) and then Vancouver (BC, Canada). Other major cities in Canada are: Victoria (BC, Canada), Abbotsford, BC, Edmonton (AB, Canada), Calgary (AB, Canada) and Winnipeg (MB, Canada), Charlottetown, PEI, Halifax, NS. The Largest province in Canada is Quebec. However the largest population is in Ontario with capital city of Toronto whose population is almost half of the population in Ontario.
10 Provinces (States)
Types of Canadian Institutions:
- Alberta: ED Stelmach
- British Columbia: Gordon Campbell
- Saskatchewan: Brad Wall
- Manitoba: Gary Doer
- Ontario: Dalton McGuinty
- Quebec: Jean Charest
- New Brunswick: Shawn Graham
- Nova Scotia: Rodney McDonald
- Prince Edward Island: Robert Ghiz
- Newfoundland & Labrador: Danny Williams
- University Colleges
- Community Colleges
- Career College
- Language schools
3- and 4-year degrees, Master’s, PhDs, Professional
Fixed Admission requirements
One to Two intakes primarily-Sept/Jan
Over 90 Universities in Canada
University College Features:
Offers University degrees as well as college diplomas and certificate programs.
They may also offer combined degree diploma programs and university transfer programs.
Their strong student support services, small classes and strong campus environment distinguish University Colleges.
Community Colleges Features:
Diploma Certificate, Applied Degree programs, university transfer
College, Institute of Technology, Cégep
135 throughout Canada
Very engaged internationally
Programs industry driven, hands on Since they prepare a student to be job ready many Indian students are attracted to applying to Community Colleges in Canada.
Career College Features:
Cooperative Education Features:
- Short-term, specialized training
- Focus on popular subject areas
- Almost all are private
- Business, Technology, Service Industries, Arts
- Earn While You Learn
- Co-op students are allowed work for the designated terms
- Institutions help you obtain employment authorization to work
University / Community Colleges September/ January January is an on demand intake for popular courses
Jan / April / May / Sept
Part time work during studies
Students are allowed to work part time 20 hours per week on campus/ off campus and full time during holidays while studying the course.
In Canada, minimum wages varies in different provinces. Under the Constitution of Canada, the responsibility for enacting and enforcing labour law including minimum wages in Canada rests with the ten provinces. Minimum wages varies between 8 – 10.25 cd$ per hour depending upon the province.
Work opportunities after studies
A Post-Graduation Work Permit cannot be valid longer than the length of time you studied in Canada. For example, students graduating from a four-year degree program might be eligible for a three-year year work permit. Students graduating from an eight-month certificate program would only be eligible for a work permit of eight months.
Diploma and Bachelor degrees: IELTS 6.0/ 6.5 band with no band less than 5.5/ 6.0 Graduate Diploma and Postgraduate Diploma: 6.0/ 6.5 band Masters degrees: 6.5 band with no band less than 6.0
Fee Structure and Expenditure vs. Income Yearly
Average CAD $10K-$13K
Average Living (Rent + Grocery) cost CAD $8K-$11K
Student Work Permit
20 Hours/ Weekly
Average earning CAD $14K-$17K
Current policy allows students to to work 20 hrs per week while study time and 40 hrs per week while breaks