- Population: well over 14 million
- Area: 1.076 million km²
- Capital: Toronto
- Colleges and universities: University of Toronto · University of Western Ontario · University of Waterloo · McMaster University · York University · Queen’s University · Ryerson University · Sheridan College · OCAD University · Carlton University · Wilfrid Laurier University
There are many fine post-secondary institutions all across the huge province of Ontario. See a list of them from ontario.ca, including private postsecondary schools.
Agriculture is a huge industry throughout the province, with a large variety of farming taking place. There is a huge area devoted to grapes and apple crops in southern Ontario, while cattle farming is found everywhere. Corn, berries, root vegetables, the list is endless. Ontario boasts the Holland Marsh which is the salad bowl for the area with some of the richest soil in the world. Since Ontario is such a large province, it has a lot to offer both in the cities and in the northern regions. Other industries include Forestry, Mining, and the Service Industry as Toronto is a huge tourist destination for non-residents. Northern Ontario turns into a tourist destination for city dwellers heading up to cottage country each summer. There is a healthy film industry in Toronto and the area, sometimes referred to as ‘Hollywood North’. It has a highly developed financial district and the tech and creative industries flourish in this world-class city. Read more about Ontario’s economy. The auto industry is another prominent industry along with the tech industry.
If you’re interested in immigrating to Ontario or just working there, contact the team at Migrating Bird Immigration Services Inc. to find out which one of Ontario’s Provincial Nominee Programs is best for you. We offer help and advice to work temporarily or permanently. When you need good advice on applying, call Migrating Bird Immigration. Let us lead the way.