Canada is one of the most sought-after countries for immigration, for several reasons: universal health, employment opportunities, cultural and religious diversity.
In addition, Canada is internationally recognized for its high-quality education system and welcomes many international students every year. However, to study in Canada, it is essential to obtain a study permit. The purpose of this article is to provide an overview of the step-by-step procedure to obtain a study permit in Canada and to become a student in Canada, taking into account the specificities concerning Quebec and briefly explaining how the Canadian educational system works.
We will first briefly present the Canadian study system in order to have a better understanding of the different procedures (I).
Then, we will approach the procedure to follow concerning the study permit at the federal level outside Quebec (II).
Finally, we will explain the specific procedures to follow to obtain a study permit in the province of Quebec (III).