Before leaving India, one should keep in mind the following expenses you will incur in Canada.
Expenses like accommodation,food, Health coverage and travel apart from the Tution fees.
1) Tuition fee is your prime expenditure
Your expenditure on tuition fee depends on the type of qualification and institution you opt for. To cover this, you will need approximately between CAD 7,000 and CAD 29,000 a year.
2) Calculate accommodation costs
Universities in Canada offer accommodation facility in campuses for international students and the cost for this may vary from CAD8000 to CAD10000(annually). Students can also opt for off campus accommodation which can be on shared basis with other Indian students and the cost could be from CAD400 to CAD700 per month depending upon the location.Remember, the rentals vary from city to city.
3) Cost of your student visa and permit
In order to study in Canada, the first step is to secure a valid study permit and that comes with its owncosts (approx. CAD 150).
4) Living expenses
Living expenses include your grocery shopping, expenses for social activities and emergency situations. Budget for a single student could about CAD15,000(indicative) considering all the expenses .