x
(587) 705-0764
Ackah Business Immigration Law – Personal and Corporate Immigration
Contact us

Contact Information

1 (403) 452-9515

1 (800) 932-1190

Book a Free Consult

More Options...

Canadian MBA Programs Pursuing Students From India

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Study Permits, Student Visas and India Immigration

Canadian MBA Programs Pursuing Students From India

Changes restricting United States and UK student visas have resulted in Canadian schools welcoming more students from India:

Canada has been able to attract 20-30% more MBA students from India this year

According to the Economic Times,

  • University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management, 56 of the 350 MBA students in the class of 2019 are Indian
  • Concordia University’s John Molson School of Business in Montreal, applications from India rose by about 30% in fall 2017
  • 51% of the applications to the full-time MBA offered at the Alberta School of Business in Edmonton came from India
  • University of Calgary’s Haskayne School of Business reports that 60-70% of its international MBA students are Indian

Admissions consultant Rashmi Seshadri told the Economic Times:

Canada has stood out among western destinations as a safe, inclusive and stable country. In November 2016, Canada amended its points-based ‘Express Entry’ immigration to award extra points to graduates of Canadian universities when they apply for permanent residency. Additionally, an automatic three-year work permit after two years of education in Canada is increasingly more attractive, given the growing uncertainties in the U.S. work visa landscape.” m

In order to study in Canada, international students usually require a study permit. This is a document available only after a college, university, or other accredited educational institution has accepted you.

Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah says MBA students from India are highly desirable future permanent residents of Canada:

International graduate students are ideal immigrant candidates to settle and integrate successfully into Canada's labour market and society. These highly educated and motivated students often want to become permanent residents of Canada and work or build their own business and help build a stronger Canada.

Express Entry is Canada's skilled-worker immigration application system, launched in January 2015, to attract high-skilled foreign workers and former international students who want to live in Canada permanently and whose in-demand skills are needed by employers across the country.


Evelyn L. Ackah, BA, LL.B.

Founder/Managing Lawyer

Ms. Ackah is passionate about immigration law because it focuses on people and relationships, which are at the core of her personal values. Starting her legal career as a corporate/commercial ...

More About Evelyn L. Ackah, BA, LL.B.

New International Student Rules: Canada Raises Proof-of-Funds Requirement, Expands Support Services

Canada has new International Student Program rules to prioritize financial security and support services. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) Minister Marc ...

Read More

International Experience Canada IEC 2024 Welcomes Young People To Live and Work in Canada

The International Experience Canada (IEC) program is now accepting applications for its 2024 season! This exciting program allows young people aged 18-35 from over 35 countries ...

Read More

2023 Working Holiday IEC Visa

Canada's 2023 working holiday IEC visa program opened on January 9 for applications. The International Experience Canada (IEC) program is a great way for young people to gain international ...

Read More

Episode 72: Opportunity Awaits! Study In Canada

On the Ask Canada Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah podcast, Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah discusses how to get a Canada study permit. Canada is a popular destination for ...

Read More

How To Apply For A Work Visa For Canada From India

Many Indians have shown a significant interest in obtaining work visas for Canada due to several compelling reasons. Canada is known for its robust and inclusive immigration policies, ...

Read More

Immigration Fraud: Potentially 700 International Students Facing Deportation from Canada

Many Indian foreign students were exploited by a fraudulent Indian immigration consultant who issued fraudulent letters of acceptance to Canadian Universities. Nearly 700 international ...

Read More

Hi Evelyn!
I went through immigration, everything was PERFECT.

Thank you AGAIN.

FM

View All Testimonials