Archive For June 21, 2018

Canada moves to speed student visa processing for selected Asian markets

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Canada moves to speed student visa processing for selected Asian markets

Canada has introduced a new programme to expedite visa processing for students from China, India, Vietnam, and the Philippines To be eligible, students must be admitted to a public, post-secondary institution in Canada, possess strong language skills, and demonstrate the financial means to carry out their planned programme of study. Students from China, India, Vietnam,…

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Global survey compares student decision factors across study destinations

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Global survey compares student decision factors across study destinations

    Short on time? Here are the highlights: We are pleased to present the following guest post from Joseph Burrow, i-graduate’s director for client services in North America Findings from i-graduate’s International Student Barometer survey show that the most commonly cited decision factors for international students include scholarships and funding, opportunities to work while…

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Now Canada visa will take lesser time for meritorious students

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Now Canada visa will take lesser time for meritorious students

With the Canadian government initiative to shorten the visa application processing time, more international students are expected to apply to Canadian post-secondary institutions. The existing Student Partnership Program (SPP) in India will be replaced with the Student Direct Stream (SDS). While the existing SPP in India is restricted to international students intending to study at…

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