If you want to travel to Canada, you need a visitor visa. You need a visitor visa even when you are travelling through a Canadian airport on your way to your final destination.
Most visitors can stay for up to 6 months in Canada. Border services officer will put a date you need to leave by in your passport. If they don’t put a stamp in your passport, you can stay for 6 months from the date you entered Canada or until your passport expires, whichever comes first.
Eligibility for visitor visa:
To be eligible for a visitor visa, the applicant must
- have a valid travel document, like a passport
- be in good health
- have no criminal or immigration-related convictions
- have ties – such as a job, home, financial assets or family- that will take you back to your home country
- financial proof that you can support yourself in Canada
You may need a medical exam and an invitation letter from someone who lives in Canada.
What is the procedure to study in Canada?
The first step is to get admission to a Canadian Designated Learning Institution (DLI) recognized by the government of Canada. .