Before you can apply for a study permit, you must have been accepted at a designated learning institution in Canada. You also need to have the right documents.
If you are a citizen or permanent resident of Canada and at least 18 years old, you can sponsor certain relatives to come to Canada under the Family Class.
These can be:
If your family member can become a permanent resident, they can live, study and work in Canada.
Federal skilled workers (FSW) are chosen as permanent residents based on their ability to settle in Canada and take part in our economy.
We assess them on their: English/French skills, work experience, education and other factors that have been shown to help them prosper in Canada.
To apply for permanent resident status through the Canadian Experience Class (CEC):
Express Entry is used to manage applications for permanent residence under these federal economic immigration programs:
Anyone who is accepted into the Express Entry pool could get an Invitation to Apply for permanent residence. Draws to invite candidates to apply will take place regularly over the course of each year. Will only pick the top ranking candidates no matter when they were accepted into the pool. If you are invited to apply, you will have 90 days to submit a complete Application for Permanent Residence online.