Students won’t see any shortage of shopping malls, art galleries, theaters, cafeterias, and exhibition hall in the urban areas. Canadian cities and towns are rich in open to public gardens, beaches, parks, sports and leisure facilities.
Students can also indulge in a number of cultural festivals like the sounds of the Calgary Stampede, Montreal International Jazz Festival, enjoy an NHL match, and many others. One of the most important reasons why you should study in Canada is because of its welcoming and heartwarming environment.
Canada is a peaceful country and is considered very safe for living. The crime rate in the country has declined over the years. Safety of students is something very important in the country. Most of the universities keep the campus security on during the whole day. All universities in Canada have 24×7 campus security which includes security patrol cars and campus security office is always there to solve students’ grievances.
Certain universities have also instigated the ‘Walk Safe’ programme, in which the students can easily get access to public conveyance during late night hours. The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) provide roadside assistance if your vehicle breaks down while driving in Canada.
All Cabs in Canada have assistance information found in the backseat. Also, as per United Nations, Canada is among the top 10 countries to live in the world.
WHY STUDY IN CANADA?
- The first-rate education system in the world
- Immigration friendly country
- A large number of prestigious universities to choose from
- Low Tuition Fees
- The range of job focussed programmes with Co-op
- The strong growing economy with large manpower shortage
- Opportunity to gain Canadian Work experience by working part-time on- campus without a work permit and off-campus with a work permit
- Post-graduate work permits upon completion of studies related to the field of study
- Nomination for Immigration to Canada under Provincial Nominee Programs
- The chance to stay in Canada while your permanent resident application is in process
- Spouse accompaniment/work right
CANADIAN EDUCATION SYSTEM
- Canadian education system consists of both public and private schools, Universities & Colleges, Community Colleges / Technical Institutes, Career Colleges, Language Schools and Secondary Schools.
- First Professional Degree
- Associate Degrees
- Applied Degrees
- Bachelor’s Degree
- Master’s Degree
- TOEFL or IELTS scores as a proof of English proficiency. Depending upon the institution, the score requirements may vary between 80-100 for TOEFL and 6.0 – 7.0 bands in IELTS.
- For MBA admission a good score in GMAT is required.
- Jan /May /September
- Diploma & Advanced Diploma Courses cost range from CAD$11,000 – CAD$13,000 per year depending on the course.*
- Bachelor’s Degrees cost range from CAD$13,000 – CAd$19,000 per year for most undergraduate degrees*
- Post-graduate Degrees cost ranges from CAD$12,000 and ranges up to CAD$22,000*
* Fees given are of informative nature may vary from university to university
COST OF LIVING
- Approximately CAD 10000 – 12000 for 1st year.
WORK RIGHTS & STAY BACK POST STUDY
Students are entitled to work from day one once they enroll in a course and start attending the program in Canada. Students are also eligible to get internships while they study. Students also have a choice of co-op program which allows the student to get on hands-on experience when they study.
- Students can work full time on campus.
- Students can work off-campus for 20 hours/week.
- Students can work full time during vacations and semester breaks.
- Students are entitled to get the open work permit for three years if they complete 16 months (4 semesters) or 2 years programs successfully.
- Students are entitled to get a one-year open work permit if they attend one year program.
Though students need to apply for their open work permits, within 90 days after completion of course.
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