Canada has become a popular destination for Indian students like the USA and the UK. Students want to study in Canada as the immigration process is easy and the cost of studying is affordable. The current wait time for getting a student permit is usually 12 weeks. But now students can get the permit within 9 weeks.
Students from India can get their work permits at a fast pace through the Student Direct Stream. The processing time of most of the Student Direct Stream applications is 9 weeks. Here are the things that students have to do for faster processing of their applications:
Students have to meet certain eligibility criteria to submit an application through Student Direct Stream. They must have received an acceptance letter that has been issued by a post-secondary designated learning institution. Students have to be outside Canada while sending the application. The other eligibility criteria are as follows:
Candidates have to apply online for the fast processing of their study permits. The option of paper application is not available for the Student Direct Stream. All the requirements should be included in the application. After the application fee is submitted, candidates will receive a letter in which it is mentioned that biometrics is needed. This letter will be sent if the application does not include the biometrics.
Candidates need to bring this letter along with their passports for their biometrics within 30 days. After the submission of the biometrics, the 20-day processing time starts.
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