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Do I need a medical exam to study in Canada?

Yes, you need a medical exam to study in Canada if you:

  • come from a designated country/territory for which Canada requires a visa
  • will be here for more than 6 months
  • are a medical student or
  • will work in health care, or another field that brings you into close contact with children or the elderly

See Medical Exams for more details.


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