How do I apply for a study permit?
You should apply for a study permit before coming to Canada. Make sure you have a letter of acceptance from a designated learning institution in Canada before you apply.
You should apply online for a study permit, whether you’re outside of Canada or already in Canada. If you can’t apply online because of a disability or because there’s a problem with the online application, you can apply on paper.
If you’re currently a visitor in Canada
Find out how you can apply for a study permit if you’re already in Canada as a visitor.
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