F1 Visa Rejected with 214(b) Reason, Can I reapply from Canada?

Hello All,
I was currently on L1 visa and was applying for F1 Visa as am planning to study.
However, F1 Visa got rejected at Mumbai Consulate.
Since I am already on L1, I had to join back the office in US and could not stay any longer in India.
Can I apply F1 Visa from Canada?
Or it will be rejected due to previous rejection in Mumbai Consulate and will be asked to travel to home country?

You may apply, but there is no guarantee that it will be approved.
If you look closely, you are trying to move from a dual intent visa type to a non-immigrant visa type. So, that will always be a tricky situation…Read below