For an undergraduate degree, the Canadian high commission requires 6.0 bands in the IELTS Exam with no band less than 5.5. Also, for the postgraduate degree, candidates require an overall 6.5 band with no band less than 6.0.
According to our expert on Canada visas, once you have been accepted by a designated learning institution in Canada, your backlogs will not be a concern for the visa officer.
Your study permit or a stamp on your visa will indicate how long your student visa is valid for and how long you can stay in the country. The validity usually depends on the length of your program.
While working in Canada, either on campus or off, is an option for most students with study permits.
If your program is over two years, you have the option to stay back for 3 years. However, if your program is less than two years, you will be able to stay back for the same number of months as the duration of your program.