Costs of studying in Canada


Estimated total annual costs of studying in Canada is C$30,000 to C$35,000 as follows:


Tuition Fees

  • Secondary school     C$12,000 – C$16,000
  • Colleges and University     C$12,000 – C$16,000


Costs of Living

Cost of living depends a lot on where in Canada the student will be located and the situation of the individual student. However, these general guidelines will give you a sense of what to plan for.



Estimated minimum annual living costs for single person (not including tuition)

Transportation

$400

Public transit pass for a year

Room & Board

$12,000

On or off-campus housing and food costs

Books & Supplies

$800

Reading materials, lab/studio costs vary by program

Health Plan

$800

Basic health coverage (some provinces are free of charge)

Personal & Household Expenses

$2400

Clothing, personal care, household goods, etc

Entertainment

$600

Having a bit of fun!

TOTAL

C$ 17,200

Remember, this does not include tuition fees



The above does not include many extras such as costs of return home passage, telephone and internet charges, dental fees, etc.


Foreign students could work on or off campus to earn some money, but must first apply for a work permit….. See section on "Work Visa and Immigration".

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