IRCC issued 114,250 Study Permits for international students in August 2019. Most study permit holders will study in Ontario – 55,640 new international students. 22,455 foreign students will study in British Columbia. In the third place is Quebec with 16,300 study permits. 6,390 international students will start their programs in Alberta; 3,100 in Nova Scotia; 2,980 in Manitoba, 1,835 in Saskatchewan, 1,580 in New Brunswick, 805 in Newfoundland and Labrador, 615 on Prince Edward Island. Less than 50 international students will go to Yukon and Northwest Territories. No new international students got study permits to study in Nunavut. In total, Canada issued 290,245 study permits in 2019.