Why is studying in Canada becoming increasingly attractive to international students?
It has always known he would be pursuing his university education in Canada growing up Timmy read a lot of exploration stories and always dreamt of snow he would tell his parents to take him in a plane to Canada his father would say those are big dreams boy his mother would say but we don’t have the money son his friends joked about his dreams all the time Timmy never backed down he kept his dreams alive but what Timmy did not know was how to get there like Timmy if you want to study and work in Canada here are what you need to know this video tutorial is brought to you by after school Africa visit WWF to school Africa dot-com to explore funding opportunity.
Canada is a modern progressive open and tolerant multicultural society with two official languages English and French I bet you knew this already now did you know that over the past ten years the Canadian government’s policy have been directed at increasing international student population in 2015 study shows that there were over 350,000 international students studied in Canada this number is expected to increase to 500,000 students by 2020 also one of the most extensive features of the Canadian educational system is not each of the ten provincial governments is responsible for the universities in their province universities in the Ontario province tend to be very popular with international students this makes it also the most expensive as an international student you can work in Canada without a work permit.
while you study in Canada even after graduation you can enter the Canadian labor force if you have a student’s Mahmud’s and enrolled full-time in an eligible institution you may walk on campus without a work permit if you have a study permit and are enrolled full-time in an academic professional or vocational training program at a designated lending institution you may walk off campus without a work permit as a student you can walk up to 20 hours a week in Canada minimum wage varies from province to province and as between $11 and $15 per hour as 20 hours walk per week you can earn a minimum of 220 dollars or $300 per week depending on your location if you receive your students permit after June 1st your student permits will indicate if you are able to walk off campus if so you are allowed to walk for up to 20 hours per week while your program is in session and full-time during scheduled breaks in the academic calendar but get this you must apply for a postgraduate work permit in order to work in Canada after your studies working in Canada can go a long way towards helping you immigrate after education here are top three reasons
why Canada is becoming increasingly attractive for international students academic qualifications from Canada are well respected around the world Canada has high academic standards 21 of the world’s top 500 universities are in Canada the country offers the world’s best study programs and is home to some of the world’s leading research facilities and academic institutions studying in Canada will provide introductions and open many doors to an excellent future and career advancement your certificate is equivalent to certificates from programs in the United States and the UK you can find a safe and secure communities leave and study the three cities in Canada Vancouver Calgary and Toronto unlisted are some of the world’s most livable cities in the world as a Canadian temporary residence and while you study in Canada you can enjoy many of these rights freedom and privileges that protects Canadian citizens so many options after graduation there are loads of options open to you after you have completed your study in Canada program you can either continue your program and pursue advanced degrees return home with a Canadian degree diploma or certificate and work experience which is highly respected around the world or get work experience in Canada now you might be asking about tuition fees did you know that tuition fees for international students are lower in Canada than in many other countries such as the United States Australia and the United Kingdom the average undergraduate tuition fee in Canada is in the region of 25,000 Canadian dollars per annum the art humanities and agriculture are a little lower often from 22,000 Canadian dollars thoughts degrees for architectural courses are in the region of 25,000 for postgraduate degrees the average tuition is eighteen thousand five hundred arts humanities and agriculture like undergraduate are lower and I in the region of fifteen thousand law programs are average of 16,000 maths engineering are between 16,000 to 18,000 pharmacy medicine dentistry vets medicine are anything from 15,000 to 22,000 Canadian dollars like any other European for American University’s MBA degrees our most expensive degrees in Canada you would need to set aside around 40,000 for a regular MBA program and 60,000 for an Executive MBA program remember that each province coordinates the universities in via province this means that this tuition fees are only average undergraduate tuition in the most expensive province Ontario for example can be as high as 35,000 Canadian dollars and the grad tuition can be about 22,000 per annum in the lowest cost province like Newfoundland and Labrador undergraduate tuition can be as low as 12,000 Canadian dollars and grads region 5,000 Canadian dollars also if you intend to work and study in Canada you must supply sufficient evidence that you can pay for your tuition and living expenses before you arrive in Canada however it will interest you to know that a lot of general scholarships are available for international students every year.
Canadian tertiary schools foundations and international organizations offer scholarship to international students every year for instance through the MasterCard scholarship program young Africans can get fully funded undergraduate or masters admission into the top three Canadian University McGill University of Toronto and University of British Columbia.
what our video on MasterCard foundation scholarship to learn more about the program organizations like the through day foundation Margarets McNamara for young woman ACI foundation vania Canada and so many more also offers scholarships University scholarships for international students are offered by 80 percent of Canadian University and can be found on the university’s website application for admission opens around September every year.
if you want to win any of the scholarships you must meet the requirement and apply le in some cases some of those programs insist that you go back to your home country after completing your studies part of the scholarship requirement don’t forget to budget for your woolen cloth for the Canadian weather we advise that you do further research on your own their ample resources online to get started feelings in the description for starters for more information on scholarships in Canada visit after-school Africa goats.