Find out if you need a visa to travel to Canada.
Most students will only need an eTA to travel to Canada if you are studying for less than 6 months.
Apply for eTA (Electronic Travel Authorization)
For students who are coming from January to December and for student who are coming from countries that require a temporary resident visa:
Apply for your study permit/visa using your Letter of Acceptance and Exchange Student Letter as soon as you are confident that you are travelling to Canada.
You can find detailed instructions on the application process at
Biometrics: Learn what biometrics are and how to provide them here
A medical exam: Find out if you will need a medical exam here
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