Study in Canada

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Study in Canada through Study Direct Stream (SDS) Program which streamlines the process for students from the Philippines, Vietnam, China & India..

What is Study Direct Stream (SDS) Program

The Study Direct Stream (SDS) Program is a program that will speed up the processing time for full-time students (coming from the counties listed above) attending universities and colleges in Canada. The SDS Program is supported by Scotiabank, a leading Canadian financial institution. Scotiabank will provide eligible students with the opportunity to purchase a Guaranteed Investment Certificate (GIC), which will satisfy the financial statement requirements of the SDS program.

Advantages of applying under SDS

The major advantages of applying under SDS are:

  • Streamlined visa process for all SDS eligible institutions.
  • Less financial documentation.
  • Faster visa processing time.

SDS Program Requirements:

Students applying for a program under SDS must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Admission to a full-time program in a publicly-funded post-secondary institution such as universities, colleges, vocational institutes or CÉGEP;
  • An IELTS score with a minimum band of 6 for each ability (Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking) taken within past two years;
  • Purchase of a special Guaranteed Investment Certificate (GIC) from Scotiabank with a face value of CAD$10,000 to cover living expenses for the first year of stay in Canada;
  • Proof of payment of the tuition fee for one (1) year; AND
  • Upfront medical examination at least one week before submission of the application.

What is the advantage of studying in Canada

  • World class educational institutions
  • Low cost of living
  • Safe and healthy environment for students
  • Work while studying
  • Spouse can work full-time while you study
  • Dependent Children can attend school for free while you study
  • Eligible for Post Graduate Work Permit (PGWP)
  • Opportunity to Apply for Permanent Resident in Canada

Let us assist you in fulfilling your Canadian Dream!

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