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Canada: Immigration Policy Change Widens Door for Foreign Students and Scholars

Canada, which attracts more than 130,000 foreign students a year, has eased regulations for foreign students and scholars.

Transfer between different study programs now possible
On January 31, 2005, the Canadian Government announced a new policy for foreign students enrolled in post-secondary studies in Canada. These students may now transfer between programs of study and institutions without applying for a change in the conditions of their study permit. They can also transfer between public and private institutions.

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