Last updated on June 14, 2020 by The Counselor
If you are seeking admission to study abroad whether, through direct means or scholarships, you are expected to start processing your visa months before a new academic session. Almost all foreign universities have a specific period for admission and once that period elapses, you may forfeit the admission.
Canada Study Permit Processing Time in Nigeria is 5 weeks
How are Canada study permit processing times are calculated?
Canada study processing time starts the day your complete application is received and ends when a decision had been made regarding your application. If you apply by mail, the time starts when your application is received via mail. If you apply online or in-person, it starts when you submit your application.
Moreover, Canada study permit processing time in Nigeria may be affected by the current number of applications waiting to be processed. This processing time doesn’t include:
- the time it takes to send an application between Visa application centre (VAC) and Visa office in Lagos
- the time you need to give your biometrics