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Yvace is associated with 100 + designated learning Institutions (Universities and colleges). While applying for offer letter into universities and colleges one must know that provinces and territories approve or designate Universities, Colleges, Schools that can enrol International students. These are known as designated learning institutions (DLI). If you need a study permit, your acceptance letter must be from DLI, if it’s not Embassy will refuse your application.

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Applying for a Canadian student visa Jan,2021 intake ?

The Canadian Government provides an opportunity to all Indian students to study in the country.


  1. You’ll have to obtain a Study Permit
  2. Temporary Resident Visa (TRV).

Study Permit

  • This is not a visa, it’s a permit or a document issued by the Citizen and Immigration (CIC) which allows you to study in Canada.
  • If you hold a study permit, you must remain enrolled and make reasonable and timely progress towards completing your course.

To apply for your study permit, you will need:

  • A valid passport or travel document
  • An acceptance letter from DLI (Designated learning Institute).

You must also:

  • Prove that you have enough money to pay for your:-
    • Tuition Fees
    • living expenses for yourself and any family members who come with you to Canada, and
    • return transportation for yourself and any family members who come with you to Canada
  • Be a law-abiding citizen with no criminal record (you may have to provide a police certificate)
  • Be in good health (Complete a medical exam)

Applying for a Canadian student visa Jan,2021 intake ?

To prove you can financially support yourself and any accompanying family members, you may be asked to provide:

  • [GIC: Guarantee Investment Certificate] Documentation of a Canadian bank account in your name, if money has been transferred to Canada.
  • Documentation of a student/education loan from a financial institution.
  • A bank draft in convertible currency.
  • Proof of payment of tuition and accommodation fees
  • A letter for the person or institution providing your funding.
  • Proof of funding paid from within Canada if you have a scholarship or are enrolled in a Canadian-funded educational program.

What is Student Direct Stream (SDS) ?

  • The Student Direct Stream (SDS) is an expedited study permit processing program for those who are applying to study in Canada at a post-secondary.designated learning institution.(DLI). The SDS is available to legal residents who also reside in India, China, Morocco, Pakistan, Philippines, Senegal and Vietnam.
  • To be eligible, applicants must meet.specific requirements by providing documentation up front.
  • When a student who meets the eligibility, criteria applies via SDS, most applications are processed within 20 calendar days.
  • A replacement to the erstwhile SPP program, However, it can be extremely beneficial for those who meet the criteria as it provides easy visa processing for SDS entitled DLI institutions and requires less financial documentation.

What is the eligibility criteria for SDS ?

To be able to apply for a study permit via SDS, you’ll have to fulfill certain conditions, such as :-

  • Offer letter from a post-secondary designated learning institution (DLI).
  • Tuition fee paid for your first year of study.
  • Guaranteed Investment Certificate (GIC) of CAD10,000.
  • Minimum score of 6 in IELTS with no band less than 6 or a TEF (Test d’évaluation de français – French language proficiency test) score that is equal to a Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) score of at least 7 in each skill (reading, writing, speaking and listening).

If you meet the criteria, you’ll have to submit the following documents :-

  • Offer letter from a DLI.
  • Proof of payment of tuition fee for your first year of study .
  • Proof of Guaranteed Investment Certificate (GIC) payment (certificate/letter of attestation).
  • IELTS TRF or TEF score card.
  • Copy of your medical examination from an authorised panel of doctors.
  • Relevant academic background with complete academic documents
  • Additional requirement of CAQ for students intending to study in Quebec

Scholarships to study in Canada

Comprehensive guide for all Indian students who want to study in Canada

Program Intake Deadline
Undergraduate and postgraduate in a University

Fall – September

Winter - January

December - March

September - November

Diploma programs in colleges




August - September

January - February

February - April

Srno. Name of the scholarship Description
1. Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute Offers various fellowships at different levels from graduate to post-doctorate and from research to training fellowships.
2. Canadian Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan

This scheme identifies students with high intellect from Commonwealth countries applying to programs of advanced study and research at the Master and PhD level.

The award comprises travel, living allowance and the compulsory tuition fees.

3. Ontario Graduate Scholarship Program

For graduate students in a wide variety of disciplines

As a pre-requisite to applying, students must accept an offer from a university in Ontario and obtain a valid study permit.

4. National Research Council of Canada (NRCC) Research associateship is offered to master degree holders in engineering and PhD holders in natural science or engineering disciplines
5. Quebec Provincial Government Scholarship

For students studying in Quebec

Financial assistance to students at master’s level or above

Each application is assessed on its own merit.

6. Ontario Trillium Scholarship

First announced in November 2010 for doctoral students from around the world to study in Ontario

Each scholarship is worth $40,000 annually, renewable for a maximum of four years

75 scholarships are awarded each year

Ontario universities are responsible for selecting and awarding scholarship to international PhD students based on merit and program criteria

7. Partnership Grants by Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

For PhD candidates

Supports new or existing research initiatives in social sciences and humanities

Worth up to CAD 20,000

Duration: 4 to 7 years

SrNo Study Program Average annual fee (in CAD*)
1. Undergraduate program $13,000 to $20,000 per year
2. Postgraduate master's degree $17,000 to $25,000 per year
3. Doctoral degree $7,000 to $15,000 per year
4. MBA $30,000 to $40,000 per year

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Entrance exams required for admissions in Canadian institutions ?

Yes, different universities/institutions conduct various entrance exams depending upon course/program before accepting enrollment of student. Some of these are:

  • IELTS – International English language Testing System
  • Test Of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • Graduate Record Exam (GRE)
  • General Management Aptitude Test (GMAT)
  • Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)

Employment prospects in Canada

In Canada, work rights are available to international students while studying and also upon finishing a degree or diploma.

As of June, 2014, students do not need to apply for a separate work visa to work off-campus, and are eligible to work as soon as their program of study begins

To work in Canada after you graduate, you must apply for a work permit under the Post-Graduation Work Permit Program (PGWPP). If you would like to look into staying in Canada as a permanent resident after you finish your studies

Reference:- www.cic.gc.ca/english/study/work.asp

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How to apply to a school, college or university

We will choose a school, college or university, according to your choice, mapping course according to your previous studies and the occupation in demand in various provinces of Canada. Every school has different rules on how to apply.

Make sure student apply at least:

  1. Six Months in advance if you want to study at a primary or secondary school,
  2. A year in advance for a post-secondary program at a university, college, etc.