In order to study in Canada, you need to get a Canadian study permit, which serves as a Canadian study visa for the duration of your stay. You need a Canadian study permit if your course is for or program lasts up to six months or less. Nonetheless, it may be a good idea to apply for a permit before you came to Canada anyway or you can decide you want to want to continue your studies in another program, you’ll need to leave Canada to apply for study permit from a visa office. Once you have a Canadian study permit, you can apply to renew it from Canada if you decide to carry on your studies. For full time students registered at an accredited higher education institution, a study permit allows you to work part time on campus. You may also work-off campus and you can work as part of your program and also stay in Canada as PR or after your graduation.When you apply for Canadian study permit may be it is online or through a paper application, which can be obtained from the Citizenship and immigration website. Mostly paper applications typically take about twice as long time and every-time it is recommended to check the processing time in advance. When you apply online you need to have credit card or debit card to create electronic copies of your supporting documents. The visa office will provide specific information about your documents you need to provide, this depends on your location. If you need help you can go to nearest visa center.
Process of Canadian student visa follows as:-
You must get a standardized letter of acceptance from a recognized higher education provider. Students in Quebec also can apply for a certificate of acceptance known as CAQ, from number. You must need this before you are permitted for study permit. You can get this online from your university.
Next step is package of Canadian study visa either from CIC website or by contacting local visa office. You may also need temporary residence permit if you are from a designated country.
In order to get your application package you’ll need to answer a few questions about yourself on CIC Website. These questions will determine if you are eligible to apply online for a Canadian student permit and what documents you have to provide. When you are found to be eligible, you will receive a personal checklist code validate for 60 days, which you will need to submit application online. The page will include application guide tuition fees amount, a list of documents you need to submit with your application. When you will ready to apply create a My CIC account, where you can enter personal checklist code. Then you’ll get personal checklist code. Once you have your documents and application from ready and have submitted your fees, you can submit your completed application. Some of the visa applicants have to attend an interview at their local visa office.