Canada leads the world when it comes to quality living and as a country of highly educated and warm people. No wonder, Canada is one of the top favorites when it comes to study in Canada, study abroad options for Indian students. However, choosing amongst the top Universities in Canada, top college in canada is no child's play; this is where an expert overseas education consultant like Canam Consultants helps you. Canam Consultants Ltd is in fact, the largest Canada Student Visa Consultants in India.
The world's leading colleges in Canada and its top Universities based on worldwide rankings and top scores on parameters of learning environment, influence on scientific papers, programme variety, and international focus makes country an ideal location. The QS World University Rankings for the year 2015/2016 features a total of 26 Universities in Canada among the top 800 universities worldwide. That indeed is great News. Icing on the cake is that Canam Consultants team helps Indian students make way into these Universities in Canada, and their dream of study in Canada, a reality. Canam Consultants also offers guidance for the courses and programs available at three top universities in Canada which are ranked within the global top 50.
EDUCATION IN CANADA
Canada is a federation of ten provinces and three territories. Under the Canadian constitution, provincial governments have exclusive responsibility of all levels of education. Canada is one of the world’s top education performers
Canada has a large selection of universities located in both urban and rural settings in every region of the country. Canadian universities are largely publicly funded; as a result they are of a consistently high quality, regardless of location or area of study. The universities are internationally known for the quality of teaching and research.
University colleges combine Canadian university and college traditions, with a strong base of applied and academic programs offered in campus environments. University colleges offer students a wide range of program choices of either academically-oriented university degree programs or the more practically-oriented college diplomas and certificates.
Career Colleges and Technical Institutes
Career Colleges and Technical Institutes are privately owned institutions that offer training programs that provide students with practical skills for the job market after a short period of instruction. These institutions are provincially approved and regulated, ensuring that program standards and quality are maintained. Students seeking short-term training programs in multimedia, film studies, computer/internet studies, graphic design and hospitality and the like apply to career colleges. The emphasis at these institutions is on practical skills and some may specialize in specific areas such as business, computers and accounting skills.
Community colleges have the primary function of responding to the training needs of business, industry and the public service sectors. They also meet the educational needs of vocationally-oriented secondary school graduates, employment-seeking university graduates, as well as the lifelong learning requirements of the adult population. They offer professional programs of 1 to 3 years (often including a work term) that are highly applicable in the job market.
CANADA AT A GLANCE
- Canada had been declared as the best country in the world to live in, for 8 years consecutively by the United Nations till recently.
- Canada's economy has a growth rate of 4.7%
- Canada offers free medical services to its Permanent Residents.
- Education up to grade 13 is absolutely free. While higher education is subsidized.
- After receiving citizenship, you can study and work in USA. Employment insurance is offered to a person, who has worked for a minimum of 20 weeks and thereafter, gets unemployed.
- Total Canadian population is 30 million, with 3% of Indian population.
Canada is a country of enviable qualities. It boasts of a life expectancy of 79.1 years and an adult literacy rate of 99%. For the past many years, the United Nations has ranked Canada as first in the world on the Human Development Index. Canadian cities themselves have also received praise for their various qualities.
Canada maintains one of the world's highest per capita GDP's i.e. about US $22,000 per person. the world bank has also ranked Canadians as the 2nd wealthiest people in the world in terms of the country's natural, financial, human and social resources. Based on Canada's total wealth, each Canadian is worth nearly Cdn$ 7,50,000.
In Canada, good employment opportunities exist in many sectors of the economy. Financially speaking, new immigrants earn an average of Cdn$ 30,000 -Cdn$75,000 annually. It is worth noting that Canada is acclaimed globally for its admirable record of promoting employment equity in the workplace for women and visible minorities.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS
All students are required to obtain a student authorization and visa before proceeding to any country for their studies. Admission to an institution does not guarantee the issuance of student's visa. Students must meet the requirement of the immigration Acts and Regulations of the respective countries. It is recommended to consult your Immigration Cosnultant immediately as soon as you plan to study abroad as the embassies need sufficient time to process the visa application and to plan the financial periodicity (as the applicant has to show old funds in the bank etc). After the student has signed the agreement with us, we start applying on his behalf to various colleges and universities. On getting the acceptance letter from the university, the student is required to generate the documents in the visa process.
International University degrees are offered at three consecutive levels - Bachelor, Master and Doctoral. The possession of a degree from the lower level is generally a pre-requisite for the admission to the next. Some universities also offer diploma and certificate courses, which require one or two years of study in a specific field or discipline. All the colleges require certified copies of documents and academic records. For Universities Official Transcripts are required in sealed envelope. Students have to take the test of English ability IELTS or TOEFL. The scores may vary for different colleges and universities. A customized service is provided to students after they have signed the agreement with PIEC and opted for a country of their choice to pursue future studies. International student application forms for various universities / colleges are available at PIEC .