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Scholarships For International Students in Canada 2019

By Ella BergquistSeptember 18, 2019
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If you have been accepted to attend a university or college in Canada, congratulations! Getting accepted can be the hardest part but the second hardest part is paying for that college. Many international students will take out student loans to pay for higher education but the unknown secret is that there are scholarships for International […]

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Challenges International Students Face in Canada

By CaseySeptember 16, 2019
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Coming to Canada to study can be very exciting. It can also be a bit nerve wracking at first due to the indifference between your home country and Canada. Many international students are shocked at how different life in Canada can be. We have compiled a few challenges that international students face when coming to […]

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The Student Direct Stream Expands in Order to Support Francophone Immigration to Canada

By MorganSeptember 2, 2019
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On August 30, 2019 Canada made the Student Direct Stream (SDS) available to students from Senegal and Morocco beginning in September 9, 2019. The SDS aims to streamline student immigration by processing study permits quickly. Previously, SDS was available to students from China, India, the Philippines and Vietnam with the average processing time less than […]

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Quebec Graduate Stream is Temporarily Suspended

By Ella BergquistAugust 6, 2019
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Recently, the Ministry of Immigration for Quebec announced that there will be a temporary suspension on the intake of applications under the Quebec Graduate Stream of the Programme de l’experience quebecoise or the PEQ. There will be no new applications accepted unless they meet one of the two exceptions. This suspension is said to remain […]

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What Can International Students Do in Canada? FAQ about Studying in Canada

By Ella BergquistJuly 30, 2019
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Canada is one of the number one countries to study higher education in which makes it very popular for international students. Many young adults and adults study abroad in Canada for the many opportunities they allow. VisaPlace receives a lot of questions pertaining to what can international students do while in their studying in Canada. […]

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Things You Should Know Before Studying in Canada

By CaseyJuly 30, 2019
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Moving to a foreign country to continue your education can introduce some changes and challenges that you will need to prepare yourself for before coming to Canada to study. Although Canada is one of the most popular country for higher education there are many things that international students aren’t aware of before coming here. There […]

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Top 3 Universities in Canada

By MorganJuly 30, 2019
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Deciding where to go to university or where to do postgraduate work can be a stressful  time for many students. Luckily, if you are considering studying in Canada, there are many wonderful  options. Canada boasts three of the top universities in the world: University of Toronto, McGill University and the University of British Columbia.   […]

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Studying Abroad: United States vs Canada

By MorganDecember 4, 2019
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Pursing a college or post-graduate degree in a foreign country is an excellent way to expand your horizons. It provides you with a new look at a country and the opportunity for studying at excellent schools. You will demonstrate that you are adaptable and able to thrive in a culture other than your own. This […]

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What If My Canadian Study Permit is Refused in 2019?

By Michael NirenJuly 30, 2019
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Options for Those Facing Student Visa Rejection in Canada Typically, when you apply for a study permit, you have to show that you qualify for the course of study. If you’re going to a university or college, you have to show that you have been accepted. A letter of acceptance is usually the best way […]

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What and Where to Study in Canada to Get a Job

By Ella BergquistJuly 30, 2019
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Many people already know that Canada is one of the best countries to get your college degree. Canada has so many seriously advanced technology and teaching methods that it attracts many international students seeking a degree, higher standard of living, rich culture, and amazing employment opportunities that Canada offers. This is why so many international […]

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How to Work While Studying in Canada

By CaseyJuly 30, 2019
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In Canada, foreign/international students whom are studying may also work on or off campus while doing so as long as they have a valid study permit. In order for an international student to be qualified to work during their studies, they must: Hold a valid Canadian study permit Remain a satisfactory academic standing as determined by […]

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5 Reasons Students Choose to Study in Canada

By Michael NirenJuly 30, 2019
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Are you considering becoming an international student and gaining a Canadian education? Are you wondering if studying in Canada would suit your needs and your plans for the future? Where you choose to study depends not just on what you want to study, but also on the quality of your life overall while you’re learning. […]