Are you looking to study abroad in Canada?
If so, you have come to the right place!
Canada is a multicultural mosaic of international students from all over the world. With its diverse population and excellent universities, it is an attractive destination for many aspiring students.
So which countries are sending the most international students to Canada in 2022?
Here are the top 10 source countries for new international students entering Canada in 2022:
- India (226,450 students);
- People’s Republic of China (52,165 students);
- Philippines (23,380 students);
- France (16,725 students)
- Nigeria (16,195 students);
- Iran (13,525 students);
- Republic of Korea (11,535 students);
- Japan (10,955 students);
- Mexico (10,405 students); and
- Brazil (10,405 students).
It’s no surprise that the number of international students studying in Canada is growing. As of December 31st, 2022, there are a record 807,750 study permit holders in Canada – an impressive increase from the 400,600 permits issued in 2019. The immense jump can be attributed to the 444,260 new study permits granted in 2021, which is 107,145 more than the 2021 figure.
This is great news for Canada’s educational institutions as it demonstrates a real commitment to international education. It shows that Canada is an attractive destination for international students who are looking to gain valuable knowledge and experience in their chosen field of study.
We look forward to welcoming even more international students to our country in the coming years!
The top 10 source countries of international students already living and studying in Canada as of December 31st, 2022 were:
- India (319,130 students);
- People’s Republic of China (100,075 students);
- Philippines (32,455 students);
- France (27,135 students);
- Nigeria (21,660 students);
- Iran (21,115 students);
- Republic of Korea (16,505 students);
- Vietnam (16,140 students);
- Mexico (14,930 students); and the
- United States (14,485 students).
What do international students find attractive about Canada as an educational destination?
With higher education standards, tuition fees that are much lower than in other countries, and plenty of professional and immigration opportunities after graduating, it’s no wonder why Canada is one of the top destinations for international students.
In fact, a recent report by IDP—an international education agency that specializes in student placement around the world—revealed that Canada was the top pick for international students. With so many advantages to studying here, it’s easy to see why people are attracted to this incredible country.
From world-class universities and colleges, to friendly locals and stunning landscapes, there is something for everyone in Canada – not just an education! So if you’re considering studying abroad, remember to consider Canada for your next adventure!
It’s the perfect place to turn dreams into reality. With all the exciting opportunities it offers, you can be sure to find the education and experience of a lifetime here in Canada.
We look forward to welcoming you soon!
In every month of 2022, Canada welcomed at least 23,000 new PRs. The following lists the exact number of new Canadian PRs that arrived in Canada every month last year.
- January: 35,450
- February: 37,360
- March: 40,985
- April: 36,365
- May: 37,985
- June: 43,940
- July: 43,330
- August: 34,135
- September: 44,645
- October: 33,625
- November: 25,970
- December: 23,340
Canada is proud to welcome new immigrants!
Over the next three years, we are aiming to bring in 431,645 permanent residents in 2022, 447,055 in 2023 and 451,000 in 2024.
We recognize the immense value that newcomers bring to our country and are excited for the opportunities that this influx of immigrants will create.
We are confident that this will help us build strong communities and foster a vibrant culture.
Welcome to Canada!
For international students, the Post Graduate Work Permit (PGWP) is an invaluable tool. Receiving it allows them to stay in Canada after they have finished their studies and gain valuable work experience. They can explore the different job opportunities available, gain experience in the Canadian workforce, and potentially apply for permanent residency. This makes Canada even more attractive to many international students, as they can gain the advantages of a Canadian education, with the opportunity to stay and work in the country afterwards.
It is important for international students to be aware of all the requirements necessary when applying for a PGWP. It is also essential that they understand their rights and obligations under this permit so that they can make the most of their time in Canada. By familiarizing themselves with all the details, students will be better prepared to take advantage of this opportunity and make their experience living and working in Canada a successful one.
Click HERE to learn more about how international students in Canada can apply for a Post-Graduate Work Permit?
Thanks to initiatives such as the Global Skills Strategy, Canada’s reputation as a top destination for global talent has grown even stronger. This strategy provides faster and more efficient access to work permits, helping international students start their careers in Canada upon graduation. With this increased accessibility and attractive opportunities, it’s no wonder why so many students are choosing to study in Canada.
We look forward to seeing the number of international students continue to grow, and we hope that more people will take advantage of the benefits of studying in Canada. The growth of international students is a testament to our commitment to welcoming diverse perspectives and creating global citizens.
We can’t wait to see what the future holds for Canada’s international student population!
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