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I wish to continue waiting for another few days. Thank you
Completely missed 2 key points: Staying for 150+ days(travelling + studying) and leaving July 17th(yesterday) for France. Was wondering of other methods of obtaining a visa once in Paris France as passport was needed yesterday to travel.
Well SirYou can not get the first visa in FranceIf goy goy one when there you can ask for extra time, but you will need to probe the reason you need itSo, if you have a student visa when there, just ask for an extra time probing you have the check in of the studies. If you do not have a previuos visa you will need to ask for it in Canada
First visa would be the tourist visa which I'm allowed upto 90 days, I am touring Europe(Paris, Croatia, Bosnia) for 30 days after which I return to France to pursue my studies. In this case, can I apply for my student visa from France?
As a Canadian you do not need a tourist visa to visit Canada, so they are not going to give you this visa. You will need to ask for a student visa, no tourist visa
The first student visa never is given when you are in the country
Ask for a student visa as you are in Canada and for extra time if needed in France
Point is I'm in Europe NOW and not planning on returning to Canada prior to my studies in France. I did not have time to apply for a student visa prior to leaving for Europe. This is where I was hoping to apply for a visa in France once I'm studying there. I was accepted in a student exchange program so I was hoping for an exception to the rule. Are there no exceptions? I must return to Canada to apply for a student visa for France after my travels in Europe or I would be considered an illegal immigrant? Is this correct
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