Canada Student Visas for Indians have increased phenomenally in the last five years. In 2017 around 75,000 Study Visas were offered by Canada to Indian students. It is projected that the numbers will reach 1, 25,000 in 2018.
The numbers of Indian students who are receiving the Canada Student Visas are increasing significantly year-on-year. The figures for 2016 were 52, 870, as quoted by the Hindu Business Line.
|Sl no||Year||Numbers of Canada Student Visas approved for Indians|
|1.||2018||1, 25, 000*|
* Projected figures
India has emerged as the second largest source nation for Overseas Students in Canada. This is among 170 nations whose students arrive annually to the Maple Leaf Nation.
The increase in numbers of Indian students in Canada is a part of ongoing and larger trend. During the period 2008 to 2015, the population of overseas students in Canada enhanced by 92%. The figures reached 350,000 as per the Canadian Bureau for International Education. Especially noteworthy is the increase in the numbers of Indian students in Canada, said CBIE.
Toronto University officials have said that a 75% increase in enrollments of Indian students was witnessed in 2017 spring.
Y-Axis Immigration Expert Vasanta Jaganathan said that several students are arriving in Canada from India as it offers diverse 2-year Diploma Courses. These courses are career-oriented as well as highly specialized, said the Expert. The best part is students are offered 3-year Canada Work Visas upon completion of the course, added Ms. Jaganathan.
Canada has thus emerged as one among the top most sought-after hub for overseas higher education said the Expert.
The Top 10 Universities in Canada for Indian Students:
1. Toronto University
2. British Columbia University
3. University of McGill
4. University of McMaster
5. Montreal University
6. Alberta University
7. Waterloo University
8. Calgary University
9. University Dalhousie
10. University of Laval
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