In order to be eligible, the applicant must be a legal resident of one of the following four countries:
If a person is a resident of another country (even if they are a citizen of one of the countries listed above) then they must apply through the regular study permit application process.
In order to eligible for SDS, the person must be a resident of one of the countries listed above. As well, the person must have the following required documents:
Those eligible for the Student Direct Stream may apply either in-person or online. The exact documentation required and exact application procedure varies slightly depending on the country in which the applicant is residing. Interested applicants may consult the SDS Website for document checklists and country-specific application procedures.
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