Student Direct Stream SDS

We will initiate your journey to Canada with Student Visa and will assist you in Canada up until you get your Permanent Residency.

We will guide you in choosing right Canadian Institute and relevant program in light of your previous stream of study , work experience and meeting your other requirements like professional visa filling , guiding you to know better & easy pathways to permanent residency etc.

Student Direct Stream SDS

The Student Direct Stream (SDS) Program is a program that will speed up the processing for the full-time studies attending universities and colleges in Canadain just 20 calendar days if the following eligibility is met.

Highlights of Student Direct Stream

A legal resident living in 1 of the following countries:
  • China
  • India
  • Morocco
  • Pakistan
  • Philippines
  • Senegal
  • Vietnam

If you live anywhere other than 1 of the countries listed above (even if you’re a citizen of one of the countries above), you must apply through the regular study permit application process.

  • Applicants must live outside Canada at the time of application
  • Acceptance letter from a designated learning institution in Canada
  • Copy of your upfront medical exam confirmation document
  • GIC from one of Canada’s participating banks of $10,000. A GIC is a Canadian investment that has a guaranteed rate of return for a fixed period of time.
  • Proof that you’ve paid the tuition fees for your first year of study
  • Test to show intermediate proficiency in English or French (CLB7)
  • Valid academic qualification proofs

There should be an online application as paper application is not acceptable for the Student Direct Stream. The fees for applying online are $150.

Steps to be followed for SDS Application

  • Complete the application form
  • Online Submission of the application
  • Biometrics to be done
  • On the approval of the application a letter of introduction is issued which needs to be shown to the officer when you arrive in Canada
  • Or
  • An electronic travel authorization or a visitor visa (temporary resident visa), depending on which you need to enter Canada

Additional Benefits

If the applicant has aspouse or common-law partnerand dependent children their visa application will also be processed faster along with your application process.

  • visitor visa
  • work permit
  • study permit


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