Canada is one of the countries ranked top ten as the best places to live in the world, as it is one of the safest countries and one of the countries with the best quality of life in the world. It is becoming one of the most attracted countries for attending college or university. Students chose coursing their studies in Canada because the education provided more affordable than in other countries and it has one of the best educational systems’ quality in which there is better preparation for future success within their career. One great thing about the system of studying in Canada is that the programs offer flexible and interdisciplinary programs, and they offer internships for job-training.
It is essential for Canadians to assure high quality education, and integrity in their degree programs (both undergraduate and graduate). In order to achieve the highest quality, universities in Canada follow a list of principles:
International students that choose Canada as their destination to attend colleges or universities are in an amazing position because they will most likely be able to stay in the country permanently if they would like to. It is a great opportunity because it places you in a unique position. As an international student in Canada, there are various opportunities the student can take advantage of:
As it is mentioned above, students can secure their permanent residency in Canada and they can even become citizens.
The first step is being accepted by a DLI (designated learning institute) in order to apply for a Canadian study permit. The application process starts when the student gets accepted by the university and receives the letter of acceptance.
The second step is to prove that the student is going to be able to pay the tuition fees and living expenses (including transportation).
The third step is to do some medical examination and show that you do not have any criminal record.
EXCEPTION: If the student comes for a period shorter of 6 months (1 semester), the student permit is not required.
Bellow, there is a list showing the best 26 universities in Canada ranked from 1 to 26, as well as their ranking of the world.
1. University of Toronto —ranked 28th
2. McGill University — ranked 33rd
3. University of British Columbia — ranked 47th
4. University of Alberta — ranked 109th
5. McMaster University — ranked 146th
6. Université de Montreal — ranked 149th
7. University of Waterloo — ranked 163rd
8. Western University — ranked 214th
9. University of Calgary —ranked 229th
10. Queen’s University —ranked 239th
11. Simon Fraser University – ranked joint 264th
12. Dalhousie University – ranked joint 279th
13. University of Ottawa – ranked joint 289th
14. University of Victoria – ranked joint 359th
15. Laval University – ranked joint 402nd
16. University of Saskatchewan – ranked joint 461st
17. Concordia University – ranked joint 464th
18. York University – ranked joint 481st
19. Université du Québec – ranked 541-550
20. University of Guelph – ranked 581-590
21. University of Manitoba – ranked 601-650
22. Carleton University – ranked 651-700
22. Memorial University of Newfoundland – ranked 651-700
22. Université de Sherbrooke – ranked 651-700
22. University of Windsor – ranked 651-700
26. Ryerson University – ranked 801-1000
As is reflected in this list, Canada has a lot of great universities that offer very high quality education. If you are an international student that wants to get a good education, gain working experience, learn about a different culture with a big diversity, and having one of the best experiences of your life in a more affordable way, Canada is a destiny to consider.