Admission to Canada
All information related to Canadian student visas can be accessed by visiting the Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) website: http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/study/index.asp
It is very important that you become familiar with student visa requirements, and the following information related to student qualification appears on the CIC website:
To be eligible to study in Canada:
- You must have been accepted by a school, college, university or other educational institution in Canada.
- You must prove that you have enough money to pay for your:
- tuition fees;
- living expenses for yourself and any family members who come with you to Canada; and
- return transportation for yourself and any family members who come with you to Canada.
- You must be a law-abiding citizen with no criminal record and not be a risk to the security of Canada.
- You may have to provide a police certificate.
- You must be in good health and willing to complete a medical examination, if necessary.
- You must satisfy an immigration officer that you will leave Canada when you have completed your studies.
Do I have to apply for a study permit or visa?
You will be required to obtain a study visa from your local Canadian Consulate if the projected duration of your training is more than 6 months.
You do not need to acquire a study permit if your training will be less than 6 months. However, in such cases, depending on your country of origin, you may require a visitor visa.
What is the process to obtain a study visa?
Contact us by email with your application.
Once the initial application is reviewed and approved, you will need to provide us with a $300.00 application fee and a copy of your passport and any current pilot licences or ratings held. This will allow us to issue you a letter of acceptance (LOA).
Use the LOA to apply for a study permit online or at the nearest Canadian Embassy
Advise us when the application is approved so that we can arrange the start of your flight training in Canada. It is advisable to allow approximately 8-12 weeks for this process to be completed.
More information on the entire process can be found on the Immigration Canada website.
Submitting your Application
- The application form of enrollment
- a valid coloured copy of your passport
- aviation medical and
- photocopies of flying proof documents such as pilot logbook, license (if you have prior flying experience)
We will review your request and documents and will reply with your acceptance or refusal