Apply to study in Canada, extend your study permit, and get information about working while you study or after you graduate.
Changes to the International Student Program came into effect as of June 1, 2014.
Read an explanation of the changes, which include our guide on how to change designated learning institutions.
Find a school you can attend
Includes Canadian schools that can host international students (known as designated learning institutions).
Get a study permit
Includes applications for study permits, processing times, and what to expect after you arrive in Canada.
Extend your study permit
Includes application form and instructions for renewing your study permit or for restoring your status to continue your studies in Canada.
Work while/after you study
Includes information about work on campus, off campus, as part of a co-op/internship program or after you graduate.
Information for educational institutions
Information about the International Student Program, policies and procedures, fraud and work and immigration opportunities for students.