A visitor is someone who is in Canada lawfully but he or she is neither a citizen nor a permanent resident. Such people usually visit Canada as tourist to enjoy the magnificent sites and attractions that Canada has to offer or to visit family members and friends. Visitors to Canada must apply for and obtain a visitor’s visas before setting foot into the country.
Canada has close to 300,000 international students undertaking their studies in the country. This represents a significant increase to the figures posted last year and this is testament to the quality of education offered by learning institutions in Canada. Canada is home to 21 of the leading 500 universities in the world.