Canada has been ranked as one of the top ten places to live in the world since 1994 according to the United Nations (UN) and the Economist Intelligence Unit. Canada has traditionally been a country of immigrants and has a policy of encouraging multicultural diversity. In this vibrant locale, different viewpoints are appreciated and learning together is encouraged.
Canada has developed one of the best education system in the world and spends more on education (as a percentage of GDP) compared to the OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development 34 member countries) average, and is the second highest among G-8 countries. A Canadian degree is globally accepted and considered equal to United States, Australia, or the United Kingdom. Canadian universities consistently do well in international rankings.
Cost is the most significant barrier for most students hoping to study abroad. Canadian universities offer a solid return on your educational investment. These outstanding institutions are generally lower in tuition fees than many other English-speaking countries. The cost of living in Canada is extremely affordable compared to most other top destinations for international students.
Canada provides international students an opportunity to stay and work in Canada after the completion of studies on postgraduate work permit. This helps students to gain valuable experience in Canadian organizations. Canada also offers provincial nominees and federal economic immigration schemes for applicants with relevant study and experience.