4 New English Language Test Results Approved for Canada SDS

Study Visa Update: 4 New English Language Test Results Approved for Canada SDS

Canada Study Visa update4 New English Language Test Results Approved for Canada SDS. As per the latest immigration update, Canada (IRCC) has approved 4 new English Language test results for applicants who are applying under the Student Direct Stream (SDS). Besides, Canada will begin accepting these new English language proficiency test results from Aug 10, 2023.


The following is the list of 4 New Approved English Language Tests for Canada SDS:

  1. CELPIP General
  2. PTE Academic
  3. TOEFL iBT Test
  4. CAEL

Besides, before approving the above 4 new tests, Canada was accepting IELTS General and IELTS Academic from applicants applying for faster study visa processing of 20 days under the SDS. 


Now, the following is the minimum language skill required to apply for a Canada Study Visa under the SDS:

  • CELPIP – CLB 7
  • PTE Academic – 60
  • TOEFL iBT – 83
  • CAEL – 60

What is the Canada Student Direct Stream for Study Visa? And who can qualify to apply?

The Student Direct Stream (SDS) helps Study Visa applicants from the following countries to get Canada student visa approval in 20 days:

  1. Antigua and Barbuda
  2. Brazil
  3. China
  4. Colombia
  5. Costa Rica
  6. India
  7. Morocco
  8. Pakistan
  9. Peru
  10. Philippines
  11. Senegal
  12. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  13. Trinidad and Tobago
  14. Vietnam.


Because the SDS offers the fastest Canada study visa application processing the program is super popular amongst international students from India. In addition, India is one of the top contributors of international students to Canada followed by China.

Who can qualify to apply to the SDS?

If you wish to get a quick and easy Canada Study Visa, then the Student Direct Stream is the best option for you. However, to avail of the same you must meet the eligibility terms such as:

  • Firstly, have a Letter of Acceptance (LOA) from a DLI in Canada.
  • Secondly, have a GIC of $10,000 CAD.
  • Also, you must pay your tuition fee for a period of 1 year.
  • Clear all medical requirements for visa processing and admission to Canada.
  • Besides, have the minimum language skill level for English or French.
    • Moreover, your test results can not be more than 2 years at the time of submission of your study visa application.
  • Finally, submit a complete and error-free Canada Study Visa application to IRCC.


4 New English Language Test Results approved for Canada SDS processing. And this is just what international students needed for ease of access to the best education in Canada.

Canada is a global leader when it comes to offering quality edication at a lower price. And we can confirm the same when we compare the cost of education in other similar first world countries like USA, UK, New Zealand, Australia etc.

Apart from affordability the study to job transition success is also one of the highest in Canada. All die to the ongoing 1.2 million job vacancies open to skilled workers and international students. As a result, Canada has 800,000 international students in Canada by the end of 2022. A number which we expect to only grow higher in 2023.

In short, apply for a Canada Study Visa under SDS. And make your overseas dreams come true in no time.

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