Studying in Canada would be a beautiful experience for anyone since Canada is ranked as the BEST PLACE in the world to LIVE. Because of its access to education, high life expectancy, and low crime rates, Canada is a very attractive destination for students throughout the world. One of the more attractions to Indian students is the fact that Canada welcomes immigrants with open arms. Thus, those who complete their education can decide upon staying back and complete the immigration process to enjoy the best life in the world! As a country of immigrants, Canada places a high-demand on multicultural diversity. Moreover, Canadian education costs are relatively cheaper than the US and other countries - by at least 30%. Coupled with its low cost of living, Canada is one of the best destinations for international students. Canada is a bilingual country with two official languages - English and French. Most of the French-speaking inhabitants live in Quebec. However, almost all non-Quebec based universities offer education instruction in English only.
Moreover, Canadian education costs are relatively cheaper than the US and other countries - by at least 30%. Coupled with its low cost of living, Canada is one of the best destinations for international students. Almost 80% of colleges and universities in Canada are Government / Public Funded. SPP, Student Partnership Program, is a new concept, which allows studying with 3 years of Work Permit and can file for PR (Permanent Resident). A degree from a Canadian university is recognized worldwide and as a result, international students who graduate from Canadian universities enjoy successful and prosperous careers.
Admission requirements vary from one university to another. However, as a general rule, Canadian institutions prefer applicants with very good academic background and decent scores in IELTS for admission. A four-year Bachelor's degree is required for admission into M.S/MBA programs, with a minimum of mid-B grades (around 70%).For those with a three-year degree, admission into PG diploma program is possible with a minimum score of around 6.5 in IELTS.
Once the student gets the visa and after completing two years course, he/she may be eligible up to 3 years open work permit. After completing 1 year of open work permit in the country, they can work full time and can apply for permanent residency for Canada.