Prepare to study in Canada

Changes to the International Student Program came into effect as of June 1, 2014.

Read an explanation of the changes, which include our guide on how to change designated learning institutions.

Before you can apply for a study permit, you must have been accepted at a designated learning institution in Canada. You also need to have the right documents.

Consult the designated learning institutions list before you apply.

Get the right documents

There are certain documents you need to apply for a study permit, such as proof of acceptance, proof of identity, proof of financial support and a letter of explanation.

Application form

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