An overview of Canada’s PNP immigration results for July 2021

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:00:10 +0000

In July, Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs) issued over 6,000 invitations to apply for provincial nominations. Canadian provinces and territories, except Quebec and Nunavut, operate their own Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP). Each province adopts its own criteria for selecting foreign workers eligible for Canadian permanent residence under its respective PNP. Having their own immigration programs […]

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More international students becoming Canadian immigrants

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Thu, 08 Jul 2021 09:00:05 +0000

More and more international students are choosing to study in Canada, and the Canadian government views them as a promising source of labour. According to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), the number of study permit holders increased from 122,700 to 642,500 between 2000 and 2019. Three in 10 international students who arrived in Canada after 2000 transitioned […]

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Express Entry Q2 2021: Canada breaks another record

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 09:00:57 +0000

The second quarter of 2021 was another record-breaker in the Canadian immigration world. Canada has invited 44,591 immigration candidates to apply for permanent residence through the Express Entry system. The number of Express Entry candidates invited this past quarter tops the previous record from the first quarter of 2021, which was 44,124. Express Entry Q2 […]

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An overview of Canada’s PNP immigration results for June 2021

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Tue, 29 Jun 2021 09:00:53 +0000

Over the past month, Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP) maintained a steady pace in issuing invitations to apply for provincial nomination. Canadian provinces and territories, except Quebec and Nunavut, operate their own Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP). Each province adopts its own criteria for selecting foreign workers eligible for Canadian permanent residence under its respective PNP. […]

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An overview of Canada’s PNP immigration results for May 2021

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 02 Jun 2021 09:00:50 +0000

In recent weeks, Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP) have seen significant activity. Provinces across the country have been actively issuing invitations to apply for nomination to a wide range of foreign workers, graduates, and entrepreneurs. Canadian provinces and territories, except Quebec and Nunavut, operate their own Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP). Each province adopts its own […]

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Express Entry: 500 PNP candidates one step closer to permanent residence

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 26 May 2021 17:24:33 +0000

Canada invited 500 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on May 26. To be invited, Express Entry candidates needed to have a nomination from a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP). The minimum score requirement was 713, because they would have received 600 points automatically as a result of the PNP. Without the nomination, the […]

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Express Entry: 557 PNP candidates invited in newest draw

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 12 May 2021 17:48:34 +0000

Canada invited 557 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on May 12. Express Entry candidates needed a score of at least 752 in order to receive an Invitation to Apply (ITA). They also needed to have previously received a nomination from a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP). Any time someone gets a provincial nomination […]

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Immigration programs for international student grads in Canada

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Sat, 08 May 2021 09:00:31 +0000

You have a number of options to stay in Canada after you graduate. Having a Canadian credential plus domestic work experience makes you a prime candidate for several immigration programs. There are some streams that just require a credential, such as a master’s or PhD, but having Canadian work experience or a job offer opens […]

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A big week for Canadian immigration

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 09:00:45 +0000

It has been a busy week for Canadian immigration. In addition to two Express Entry draws and multiple Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draws, Canada announced six new immigration streams that will offer international graduates, essential workers and French speakers a pathway to permanent residence. Canada announces 6 new immigration programs Essential workers, international student graduates and French […]

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Express Entry: New PNP draw invites 266 candidates

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 18:48:46 +0000

Canada invited 266 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on April 14. In order to be invited in this draw, candidates needed a score of 753. This minimum score requirement may seem high compared to the average all-program, or Canadian Experience Class-only draw, but that is because invited candidates needed to have previously […]

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