Canada is the Second largest country in the world in terms of area after Russia. The boundaries are the Atlantic Ocean on the east coast; the Pacific Ocean on the west, the Arctic Ocean lies to its north. It is the northernmost country in the Western Hemisphere sharing borders with USA to its south. Canada has the largest coastline in the World.
The high standards of Canadian educational system & outstanding quality of Canadian institutes are acknowledged globally. Canada has one of the best & most reputed education systems in the world. Canada provides an opportunity to gain practical work experience through cooperative work term. More than 1, 75,000 international students chose Canada as the preferred choice of study in the world. Canadian Institute charge low tuition fee as compare to other English speaking countries. A Canadian degree/ diploma is recognized around the world as one of high academic standards.
Canada is considered the 2nd wealthiest industrialized country in the world. The economy of Canada is mainly service oriented, with 71.5% of the GDP being contributed by the Services sector. Industry contributes 26.3% and agriculture 2.2%.Canada’s major exports are petroleum, energy, natural gas, aluminium, timber besides aircraft & industrial machinery and telecommunication equipment. A prominent sign of Canada’s economy is that it exports is more than it imports. Maximum number of Canadians owns their own homes. Visitors are entitled to get refund of GST paid at the time of leaving the country
- Capital: Ottawa
- Main cities: Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Calgary, Ottawa-Gatineau, Quebec, Winnipeg, Hamilton.
- Languages: English and French
- Currency: CAD (Canadian Dollar)
- Area: 9,984,670 km²
- Population: 35,344,962.(estimate in 2014)