Why Canada

Canada continues to be one of the most favorite education destinations for Indian students. With many Indians now occupying important positions in the new government, the country shall continue to embrace diversity. Canada’s educational institutions for higher education include independent colleges as well as universities. Four Canadian universities: McGill University,University of Toronto, University of British Columbia, and University of Alberta rank among the world’s top hundred universities.

The Canadian embassy offers a streamlined visa program called the Student Partner Program (SPP) especially for Indian and Chinese students. More than 40 colleges that are covered under SPP guarantee express processing of college and visa applications for Indians, and have high visa approval rates.

Why Choose to Study in Canada:

  • A vast variety of institutions from colleges to universities.
  • High student visa approval rates for SPP colleges.
  • Considerably lower tuition fees for international students as compared to USA, Australia, or UK.
  • Low cost of living, around $9000 each year.
  • International students can work 20 hours a week.
  • Ample presence of the Indian community in most cities.

Speak to an Eduplanet counselor today to find out if you are eligible for a Canadian student visa.



Student Partners Program (SPP) is an administrative framework between the Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) and Association of Canadian Community Colleges (ACCC). SPP streamlines admission and visa process for Canadian Community Colleges and increases the number of visas issued to Indian students.

The current list of participating SPP as following:

  • Algonquin College
  • Assiniboine Community College
  • Bow Valley College
  • Cambrian College of Applied Arts & Technology
  • Camosun College
  • Canadore College
  • Centennial College of Applied Arts & Technology
  • College of New Caledonia
  • College of the Rockies
  • Columbia College
  • Conestoga College
  • Confederation College of Applied Arts & Technology
  • Douglas College
  • Durham College
  • Fanshawe College of Applied Arts & Technology
  • Fleming College
  • George Brown College
  • Georgian College of Arts & Technology
  • Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
  • Kwantlen Polytechnic University
  • Lakeland College
  • Langara College
  • Lambton College of Applied Arts & Technology
  • LaSalle College
  • Loyalist College of Applied Arts & Technology
  • Manitoba Institute of Trades & Technology
  • Medicine Hat College
  • Mohawk College of Applied Arts & Technology
  • Niagara College
  • North Island College
  • Northern Alberta Institute of Technology
  • Northern College
  • Northern Lights
  • NorQuest College
  • Okanagan College
  • Parkland College
  • Red River College of Applied Arts, Science & Technology
  • Saskatchewan Polytechnic
  • Sault College
  • Selkirk College
  • Seneca College of Applied Arts & Technology
  • Sheridan College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
  • St. Clair College of Applied Arts & Technology
  • St. Lawrence College
  • University of the Fraser Valley
  • Vancouver Community College
  • Vancouver Island University