Visiting student: These are international students who study at a foreign institution (home institution) at their native country and attend a post-secondary Canadian institution (host institution) for a determined
period of time. These students aim to transfer the credits or knowledge earned at the Canadian institution (host institution) back to their home institution for a better future in their native country.
Visiting students must pay their fees to the host institution for acquiring knowledge.
Exchange student: Exchange students are Similar to visiting student as they attend a host institution in
Canada for knowledge and credits. The only difference is, Exchange students do not pay their tuition fees to their host institution as their fees are covered by the exchange agreement maintained between the host and home institutions as per the guidelines of the Exchange Program.