Reasons to choose Canada For Study - A country So Popular With Indian Students!

Having nearly half a million international students, Canada is known to offer finest quality education at affordable tuition fee with degrees that are globally recognised. Solely not academics, an excellent quality of life, immense post-study work and immigration opportunities, Canada has it all, which also makes it a popular destination of study among Indian folks.

Let us have a look at top 8 reasons why Canada could be a great choice, if you’re planning to study abroad

Academic excellence

One of the most important reasons why students choose to study in Canada is because of the high quality of education. A degree from a Canadian university acts as a mark of trust and excellence. 26 of Canada's universities rank in the QS World University Rankings 2019 and 27 of them in the THE World University Rankings 2019.

Research Opportunities Are In Abundance

The cardinal reason why Canadian education stands peculiar is because of its strong focus on research and development. If you’re a research scholar, there can be no country better than Canada. The government of Canada encourages research in the disciplines of medicine, telecommunication, agriculture, environmental science and technology.


Tuition fee in Canada, when compared to universities in the US and Australia, is fairly reasonable. And when considering the return on investment, it is quite a feasible option for Indian students. International students can also apply to a range of scholarships to cut down on their educational expenses.

Diverse Culture

In Canada, you’ll find extremely warm and welcoming people who come from varied ethnic groups with different cultures and lifestyle. The multicultural environment in Canada promotes harmony and peaceful living. In fact, you will find a lot of Indians studying, working and living here. You can also enjoy a variety of festivals and rituals such as:

  • The Montreal International Jazz Festival
  • Calgary Stampede
  • NHL Hockey
  • Experience “Poutine Week” – The blend of French fries, delicious gravy and cheese curd.
  • Just for Laughs comedy Festival in Montreal


Canada has been consistently ranked as one of the safest nations in the world. In 2018, the Global Peace Index*, listed Canada as the sixth peaceful country across the globe. As international student, you’ll enjoy the same rights as any other Canadian student.

Work Opportunities

Thanks to its special regulations, Canada provides all its international students with an opportunity to work for up to 20 hours every week during their semesters and full-time during the summer and winter breaks. To work on-campus or as an intern in any company, you would not require any additional work permit as your study permit is enough to help you find a part time job, making your experience of staying in Canada, hassle free and unparalleled.

Vibrant campus Life

At any of the Canadian campuses you can expect events, fests, and other activities being a regular part of the academic year. This creates a happy and lively environment for all the students, helps you network and meet new people besides keeping the homesickness away. In crux, you will be in a home away from home.

Immigration opportunities

Canada’s Post-Graduation Work Permit Program (PWPP) allows students to stay and work in Canada for up to three years after completion of their graduation. You can gain some international work experience and apply for permanent residency later on.