Gaining a Canadian study permit for prospective Indian students was always a challenge. But now the Student Partnership Program launched by the Canadian High Commission, New Delhi, has come as a boon for Indian students. A student visa to Canada is usually a simple process
Our proactive ways of working make sure that none of our student visa applicants lag behind and are in their universities before the start of their sessions.. Students must also meet the requirements of the Canadian Immigration Act and Regulations.
Where to Apply
An applicant could get in touch with Any 5 Branches of Edwise across Mumbai or alternatively apply through VFS.
a. How many days prior a student can apply for Visa
It is strongly recommended to apply for visa at least 3 months prior from your course start date.
b. Document Checklist
Edwise counsellors would check the entire profile before suggesting the correct checklist. Documents varies depending upon the category of visa student is applying.
There are 3 categories to apply for Canada student visa
SPP University Generic (NON SPP)
Relevant checklist must be kept as a cover sheet with the application
Documents required are
- 5 Visa application forms
- Original, valid passport
- 2 Photos
- Letter of Acceptance from your
prospective University in Canada
- IELTS test taken within 24
- Photocopy of the most recent
- Dip/leaving, most recent mark sheet
(consolidated mark sheet are NOT acceptable)
- Copy of the receipt of the tuition fees paid.
- Proof of funds – in an acceptable format
- Copy of medical examination
Visa Application fees:
A student can carry Rs 8000/- appx in Cash while applying for Visa.
d) Processing Time
Processing time varies from case to case
It is recommended to apply for visa as soon as possible to avoid any kind of hassle
For more information you can meet the Visa counselor at Edwise branch.
(Updated till 19th June 2013)