Country Profile Canada

Geographical Location North America
Capital Ottawa
Size 9.98 million sq km
Neighbouring countries Ireland, France
Population 34.7 million
Main Airports Toronto Pearson, Vancouver, Calgary airport
Average Number of International students 336.497 (2014)



Length of Higher Education Academic Programs

Foundation/ Bridging/ Preparation Year 1 academic year
First Degree (Bachelor) 4 academic years
Postgraduate Certificate 1 academic year
Postgraduate Diploma 1 academic year
Master Foundation/Pre-Master 1.2&3 terms
Second Degree (Master) 2 year
Third Degree (PhD) 5 years