Study Permit Processing Times

Last updated: 16 October 2020

Study Permit Processing Times

Application Processing Times at the Canadian Visa Offices are based on the latest information available from Canadian Immigration Authorities.

Weeks Required to Finalize Study Permit Applications:

Processing Times at Visa OfficesFinalized in weeks
(Updated on 2013-08-27)
Americas
Bogota8
Buenos Aires5
Guatemala City7
Havana2
Kingston7
Lima7
Los Angeles9
Mexico City4
New York City10
Port-au-Prince4
Port of Spain3
Santiago2
Santo Domingo7
Sao Paulo6
Africa and the Middle East80%
Abu Dhabi9
Accra5
Amman7
Beirut8
Cairo7
Dakar6
Lagos18
Nairobi11
Pretoria13
Rabat6
Riyadh3
Tel Aviv4
Tunis11
Asia and Pacific80%
Bangkok7
Beijing6
Chandigarh2
Colombo7
Chi Minh13
Hong Kong7
Islamabad23
Jakarta5
Manila11
New Delhi2
Shanghai6
Singapore8
Sydney6
Europe80%
Bucharest13
Kiev7
London7
Moscow10
Paris3
Prague2
Rome5
Vienna4
Warsaw4