Toronto is consistently ranked as one of the world's most liveable cities, and is home to a diverse population of more than 2 million people. Much of this comes from its large immigrant population, which has made the city extremely multicultural.
Toronto has a diverse environment with a wide variety of arts, culture, and sporting events, and is a center of international commerce. The city is a vibrant place, full of talented artists, award-winning restaurants, professional sports teams, beautiful conservation areas, and friendly people. It’s also home to many of Canada’s most respected learning institutions - so you'll be studying in good company.
From Niagara Falls to the famous CN Tower, there are many things to do in the city and its surrounding area, including exploring different cultures in Little India, Little Italy, and Chinatown. Toronto has been named the safest city in North America and one of the safest in the world, so you’ll feel comfortable walking around a safe and clean environment.
With a thriving economic landscape featuring the headquarters of some of the world’s top companies, you’ll have many professional opportunities right on your doorstep.
of international students recommend Canada as a study destination
of international students plan to apply for permanent residence in Canada
The top three reasons international students choose Canada are:
- The quality of the Canadian education system
- Canada's reputation as a tolerant and non-discriminatory society
- Canada's reputation as a safe country
Budgeting in Toronto
There are various resources you can use to support their studies, but you will always need to plan and budget wisely. If you need help with this, please do not hesitate to contact us at StudentServices@TorontoSoM.ca