Canada has become a booming hub for International students due to their quality of education and affordable tuition fee. The Canadians give great amounts of importance for learning and therefore have high standards in education. Five universities of Canada are ranked among the top 100 universities in the world.
The Canadian degrees are equally prestigious as those as US. And Canada is widely regarded as one of the safest places in the world to live. The Canadian universities also provide working opportunities for students so as to meet their expenses.
Canada has become an ideal place for higher education studies for many prospective international students. The Canadian universities combine an enriching academic life with diverse and entertaining leisure activities. Canada has a large multicultural environment in the classroom as well as in society. Plus, all in all it is a safe country with high quality of life. Canada is home for 5 universities of the world.
Canada has been consistently being ranked among the best places to live in as per numerous studies. It has been ranked the third best country in the world by the World Report. The Canadians practice many religions and share important values such as pride and is a peace-loving country. Canada provides you with varied options for accommodations, be it on campus of private residence. The accommodation depends on your budget, and how long you plan on staying as well as your expectations. The main point it being very affordable.
The Canadian Universities and colleges include work experience programmes and internships so that you gain hands on experience and up your professional knowledge that too while studying itself. The universities allow you 20 hours of work per week while studying whereas whilst semester break you can work full time so as to meet their expenses.
Education system in Canada is generally divided into primary education, followed by secondary and post-secondary. Within the provinces under the ministry of education, there are district school boards administering the educational programs. Education is compulsory upto the age of 16 in every province in Canada, except for Manitoba, Ontario and New Brunswick, where the compulsory age is 18, or as soon as high school diploma has been achieved. Insome provinces early leaving exemptions can be granted under certain circumstatnces at 14. Canada generally has 190 (180 in Quebec) school days in the year, officially starting from September (after Labour Day) to the end of June (usually the last Friday of the month, except in Quebec when it is just before June 24- the provincial holiday).
Education in Canada is generally divided into primary education, followed by secondary education and post-secondary. Within the provinces under the ministry of education, there are district school boards administering the educational programs. Education is compulsory up to the age of 16 in every province in Canada, except for Manitoba, Ontario and New Brunswick, where the compulsory age is 18, or as soon as a high school diploma has been achieved. In some provinces early leaving exemptions can be granted under certain circumstances at 14. Canada generally has 190 (180 in Quebec) school days in the year, officially starting from September (after Labour Day) to the end of June (usually the last Friday of the month, except in Quebec when it is just before June 24 – the provincial holiday).
Canada spans from North to South more than half of the Northern Hemisphere, Canada is a vast and rugged land, from east to west it stretches almost 4,700 miles (7,560 kilometers) across six time zones. It is the second largest country in the world, but it has only one-half of one percent of the world’s population, Canada’s far north lies in the frozen grip of Arctic, where ice, snow, glacier dominate the landscape, few trees grow in this region. Native Canadians called the First Nation People, live in this region by hunting and fishing.
The British Monarch is the head of State of Canada. The monarch is represented by the Governor General with limited powers. Laws are made by Canada’s elected federal government, which includes a parliament and a prime minister.
Britain’s Quebec Act of 1774 granted Quebec its own legal and religious rights. Despite the concession, many Quebec citizens have logn sought independence. In votes held in 1980 and 1995, Quebec decided to stay in Canada. But the second vote was very close, and the debate is still alive.
Canada is a World leader in agricultural productions and telecommunications and energy technologies, since 1500s it has provided fish and furs and natural resources to the world and it is the biggest exported to United States.
The Academic year usually starts in September and ends in May, and is normally divided into two semesters. Some Institutes operate on a semester or trimester system and admit students in January and / or May as well as September. Many Institutes offer a limited number of courses and special programs during the summer session.