Study Permit Overview
The Study Permit is a document the Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) issues that allows foreign nationals to study at designated learning institutions (DLI) in Canada. Most foreign nationals need a study permit to study in Canada.
The Study Permit is not a Visa. The Study Permit doesn’t let you enter Canada. You may also need a Visitor Visa or an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA). If the IRCC approves your Study Permit, they will also issue a Visa to you with your Study Permit.
Once you finish your studies, you would be eligible for a Post-Graduate Work Permit. The combined Canadian Experience can than be used towards a Permanent Resident application, under the Canadian Experience Class.
In order for you to qualify for a Study Permit there are a few requirements that will determine your eligibility to come to Canada and pursue your educational goals.
Please contact our office to find out if you are eligible to study in Canada.
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