In a move aimed at enhancing the application process for study permits, the Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has introduced a new version of the study permit application form (IMM1294), effective from December 1, 2023.
For applicants submitting their study permit applications through the IRCC secure account, it is imperative to use the updated version of the form for submissions starting from December 1, 2023. It is crucial to note that applications submitted on or after this date, using the previous version of the form, will not be accepted.
The introduction of this updated form is part of ongoing efforts by IRCC to streamline and improve the immigration application process. By ensuring the use of the latest version, the Canadian government aims to enhance the efficiency and accuracy of the study permit application process.
Applicants are advised to carefully check the version of the application form they are using to prevent any disruptions or delays in the processing of their study permit applications. The IRCC secure account provides a user-friendly platform for submitting immigration applications, and applicants are encouraged to leverage this system for a smoother experience.
The study permit is a vital document for international students planning to pursue education in Canada. It allows individuals to study at designated learning institutions in the country. Keeping the application forms updated is a crucial aspect of maintaining a transparent and effective immigration system.
Prospective students and applicants are encouraged to visit the official IRCC website for the latest information, guidance, and access to the updated study permit application form. Additionally, the IRCC website provides valuable resources and tools to assist applicants in navigating the application process successfully.
The IRCC remains committed to facilitating legitimate immigration while ensuring the security and integrity of the Canadian immigration system. The introduction of the updated study permit application form is in line with these objectives and aims to contribute to a more efficient and applicant-friendly process for those seeking educational opportunities in Canada.
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