No matter how, You need to apply for study permit before coming to Canada if you meet the requirements below:
- will study at a Designated Learning Institution (DLI), an educational institution that is designated to host international students
- are an international student, such as African and Chinese and many more.
- are enrolling in an academic, professional, vocational or training program
- will study for more than 6 months or the program is shorter than 6 months but you are required to work in Canada as part of your program of study.