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Visas and Study Permits

Entry Visas

Citizens of certain countries and territories will require a visa to visit Canada. For a full list of countries whose citizens require visas to enter Canada as visitors, please visit http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/visit/visas.asp

 

Study Permit

Information on the required permits and visas for studying in Canada can be found here.

Applicants for a study permit will need to provide:

  • A valid passport;

  • Proof of acceptance from Queen's University (in the form of a letter of admission to Queen's);

  • Evidence of adequate funds to cover the cost of living expenses for the student and any dependents coming to Canada. Evidence includes personal bank statements and/or letters pledging financial support, from family or other sponsors;

  • Any further documents required by the applicant's visa office;

  • A medical examination may also be required.

A Study Permit is needed to work on campus, regardless of the length of study period. Exchange students may not work off-campus.