Step 5 : Quebec certificate of acceptance and Canada study and work permit

On receiving your final admission letter, you must immediately apply for a Québec certificate of acceptance (CAQ) for studies, from:

Ministère de l'Immigration et des Communautés culturelles
Service aux étudiants étrangers
285, rue Notre-Dame Ouest, rez-de-chaussée, bureau G-15
Montréal (Québec) H2Y 1T8 Canada
Phone : 514-864-9191 

The form, conditions for obtaining a CAQ for studies and the cost for applying, are available at the following address:

It takes about 20 business days to obtain a CAQ if the application is filled out correctly.

After obtaining a CAQ for studies, you must apply for a study permit from the Canadian Visa Office (CVO). You will find contact information for the various CVOs and the conditions for obtaining a study permit at the following address: