We are delighted to announce that Canada has been ranked the best country in the entire world by US News and World Report. Canada usually comes in second place after Switzerland. This is the first time that Canada takes the top spot! In addition to being named the world’s best country, we ranked number one for quality of life and social purpose and took the third spot for most business friendly and agile.
According to the report, the rankings found in the 2021 Best countries data were determined by a survey of more than seventeen thousand business and college educated individuals who are middle or higher class citizens.
Canada ranked higher than seventy-eight different countries! The report concluded that Canada is perceived as having a good job market, caring about human rights, and is committed to social justice.
The editor and chief content officer at US News commented that “Nations are impacted on many critical fronts by how they are perceived globally from foreign relations to international business to tourism. There perceptions are ever-evolving in a rapidly changing world”.
Canada is a wonderful destination for our international students to study English, French or both languages. Canada’s borders have been open to international students with valid study permits throughout the pandemic. They have maintained very strict guidelines and restrictions for travellers in order to keep our population safe. EC Montreal has been open since August 2020 with a blended learning schedule. We had submitted our reopening plan to the government and have been safely delivering lessons to our students. Despite the measures implemented and the social distancing guidelines, EC Montreal remains a school that is full of life! We continue to provide our students with an excellent student experience. Our students receive a very personalized and enriching learning environment. We celebrate achievements, special occasions, birthdays, and graduations with our students.
Students who choose to study English or French in Canada have an opportunity to have an incredible language adventure in the world’s best country! They can visit many different Canadian cities, meet warm and friendly people whilst practicing their English and French skills.
Don’t put off your travel plans. With our Air Canada promotion and wonderful special offers for our three Canadian destinations, including a special package for Under 18 students, you can get a premium experience at a very attractive price. You can feel safe knowing that the Canadian government has been handling the pandemic with caution, care, and consideration. We look forward to welcoming you to EC Montreal soon! You can also begin your learning from the comfort of home through our virtual English and French lessons.
The top 10 countries that made the best countries list are:
6. United States
7. New Zealand
8. United Kingdom