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Can I apply for a study permit if I’m already in Canada?

It depends. Only some people can apply for a study permit when they’re already in Canada. You may need to apply for a study permit as though you’re outside of Canada. Find out if you’re eligible for a study permit and how to apply for one.

Some people don’t need a study permit to study in Canada. If your class or program lasts less than 6 months, or you meet one of the other exceptions, you may not need to get one. Learn when you need a study permit.

If you don’t need a study permit you can enrol in your studies.


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