Immigration documents

Applying for study permit from outside Canada

You should apply for your first study permit as soon as you receive your letter of acceptance. Get Started with your application.

  • How long will it take to get your immigration document?

Check the processing times for your country here.

Select: Visiting, Studying, working temporarily

Select: Study Permit

Select: Your country


Entering Canada

In order to enter Canada, you may need either an Electronic Travel Authorization or a Temporary Resident Visa.

To find out which one, indicate the passport with which you plan to enter Canada.


Renewing your study permit from within Canada

You must always keep your study permit valid. If you have to renew your study permit during your studies, you can apply online. Get started with your renewal of your study permit.


Working in Canada as a student

As a degree-seeking student, you may be able to work 20 hours during the terms and fulltime during scheduled breaks. Please explore the below regulations:


Inviting a family member

If you wish to invite a family member to visit you, you may have to write a letter of invitation to help them with their visa application.


 Frequently Asked Immigration Questions


If you have questions about studying or working in Canada as a student,  please make an appointment to get help.