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Canada September 2023 Intake: Timeline, Universities & Admission Requirements

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  • Updated On:Mar 28,2023 10:29 AM IST

Study in Canada your preferred program in a top university for the September 2023 intake. Learn about the timeline, list of universities and courses, admission requirements, application deadline, and other things that help you apply easily. For more, get study abroad guidance from Canam today.

Canada is one of the top study-abroad destinations for Indian students. Apart from India, students from countries like China, Brazil, South Korea, Vietnam, the Philippines, and Mexico are also attracted by the quality of education that Canadian universities promise.

Studying in Canada after class 12th is the dream of many Indian students. Students with guidance from study abroad consultants apply for different intakes to study their favorite program at a top university in Canada. The three intakes in Canada are September/Fall intake, January/Winter intake, and May/Summer intake. In case you have missed the January and May intakes, you can apply for September intake.

Canada September 2023 Intake Timeline

To study in Canada, it is always best to start the application process a year early because it is a time taking process, and you are required to fulfil various academic and professional requirements to get admission to Canadian universities.

Here is a complete table with an outline to help you prepare for the September (2023) Intake:

Timeline For September Intake
Things to Do

April - August

Research and analyze the available study options

September - November

Prepare and attempt tests

November - January

Fill out application form

January - February

Reply to college email and responses

March - April

Settle your finances

Why apply for September intake Canada 2023?

September intake, or the Fall intake, is one of the most popular intakes in Canada because majority universities open slots for their popular programs in September intake.

Since it is the primary intake for admission with a higher acceptance rate, there is a higher chance of getting admission to your preferred institute. The September intake allows you to start your new academic year just a few months after your term completion in India. The timeline for this intake is from September to August next year, which allows you to choose and apply from a range of bachelor's and master's degrees and other courses. You have around 3-4 months to apply to your desired university in Canada. The application deadline for this intake ends in December.

Step-by-Step Guide to Apply for Canada Universities September Intake:

Following are the steps you need to take to apply for education in Canada:

•Schedule the counselling session with an expert counsellor to help you select and shortlist the best university/program for you.
•Visit the website of your preferred university to see the application requirements, tuition fees, deadlines, etc.
•Based on the course guidelines, prepare for required tests such as GRE, GMAT, IELTS, TOEFL, UKCAT, etc.
•Send your application to the admission department of the shortlisted institute by highlighting your strengths and other achievements.
•Draft a convincing SOP and essays with the help of your study abroad consultant to get your profile easily selected.
•Wait for the university email and reply to it as soon as possible.
•To confirm the admission, pay a non-refundable deposit as you receive your acceptance letter.
•Look for Scholarships and other financial assistance if the institution offers.
•Apply for a student loan and start with your paperwork for the student visa. 
•On getting the visa, book your airline tickets and make arrangements for an international debit/credit card.
•Carry the original and duplicate copies of your required documents during your travel.

September Intake Canada 2023 University List:

University Name

Western University

University de Montreal

McMaster University

Dalhousie University

University of Windsor

University of Saskatchewan

McGill University

University of Ottawa

Concordia  University

University of Calgary

Simon Fraser University

University of Guelph

Ryerson University

University of Victoria

Queens University at Kingston

Carleton University

University of Calgary

University of Waterloo

University of Manitoba

University of Alberta

University of Toronto

Popular Courses for September 2023 intake in Canada:

You can choose from a wide range of programs for the September 2023 intake in Canada. As this is the primary intake, there is a higher chance that you can choose and apply for your favourite course easily. Here are some of the courses that you can apply for: