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International Students

Why Study in Canada
  • World-Class Education: Canadian public schools are globally recognized for their excellence in academic programs and innovative teaching and assessment methodologies.
  • High Academic Standards: Canadian high school students consistently rank among the top on international standardized tests, reflecting the high quality of education.
  • Affordable and High-Quality Living: International students and their families often choose Canada for its competitive and affordable tuition fees, and high standard of living.
  • Welcoming and Diverse Communities: Canada is known for its peaceful, welcoming, and diverse communities, fostering a caring and inclusive environment for all.
  • Bilingual Excellence: Canada is a bilingual country with two official languages, English and French, offering a unique cultural and educational experience.
  • Active Lifestyle: Canadians enjoy vibrant lifestyles, engaging in various indoor and outdoor activities throughout the year.
  • Premier Destination: With its vast landmass and breathtaking natural beauty spanning coast to coast, Canada is a premier destination for study, travel, and living, providing a rich and immersive experience.
Why Study at TDSB
  • Canada's Largest Public School District: With over 265,000 students across 583 schools, the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) offers unparalleled opportunities and resources.
  • Educational Leadership: TDSB is a leader in public education in the Province of Ontario, setting high standards and achieving exceptional results. TDSB has been consistently rated as one of the top-performing school districts in Ontario.
  • Wide Range of School Choices: As the district with the most school choices in Canada, TDSB ensures every student finds the right fit for their educational needs.
  • Prime Location: Situated in Toronto, the largest and most dynamic city in Canada, TDSB students benefit from a vibrant, urban environment rich in cultures and opportunities.
  • Robust International Student Programs: TDSB hosts one of the most successful international student programs in Canada, known for its high satisfaction and success rates.
  • Outstanding ESL Programs: Renowned for its excellent English as a Second Language (ESL) programs at all levels, TDSB helps international students thrive academically and socially.
  • Comprehensive Support for International Students: TDSB offers extensive support services to ensure international students feel welcome and supported throughout their educational journey.
  • Connections with Top Universities and Colleges: With extensive links to top Canadian universities and colleges, TDSB provides a strong pathway to higher education to students.
  • Safe and Diverse Communities: TDSB's schools are located in safe, diverse, and inclusive communities, creating a welcoming environment for all students.