Choose a School or Program Before you can apply for a student visa in Canada, you must first choose a school or program that is approved by the Canadian government. Once you have chosen your program, you will receive a letter of acceptance from the school.
Gather the Required Documents To apply for a student visa in Canada, you will need to gather the following documents:
A valid passport
Two recent passport-size photos
A letter of acceptance from a Canadian school
Proof of financial support
A letter of explanation
Language test results (if applicable)
Medical examination results (if applicable)
Apply Online or On Paper You can apply for a student visa in Canada either online or on paper. The online application process is faster and more convenient, but you must have a credit card to pay the application fee. If you prefer to apply on paper, you can download the application form from the Canadian government website.
Pay the Application Fee The application fee for a Canadian student visa is CAD $150. If you are applying online, you can pay the fee using a credit card. If you are applying on paper, you can pay the fee using a certified check, bank draft, or money order.
Wait for a Decision After you have submitted your application, you will need to wait for a decision from the Canadian government. The processing time for a student visa application can vary depending on the time of year and the volume of applications.
Criteria for a Student Visa in Canada:
Acceptance from a Canadian school
You must have been accepted into a Canadian school or educational institution.
You must prove that you have enough money to support yourself during your stay in Canada. This includes the cost of tuition, living expenses, and return transportation.
If your program is in English or French, you must provide evidence of your language proficiency.
You may be required to undergo a medical examination to prove that you are in good health and do not pose a risk to public health.
Criminal Record Check
You may be required to provide a criminal record check to prove that you do not have a criminal record.