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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Manitoba invites 150 PNP candidates on May 6

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 07 May 2021 17:17:59 +0000

Manitoba has released the results of its May 6 immigration draw. Manitoba invited 150 candidates, who can now apply for a provincial nomination through the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP). If they receive it, the nomination will support their final application for Canadian permanent residence. Manitoba regularly invites immigrants to apply through one of the following three Provincial […]

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Saskatchewan invites 259 in PNP draw

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 20:18:14 +0000

Saskatchewan invited 259 immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence on May 6. The invitations went to candidates who may be eligible for a nomination from the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP), specifically from the International Skilled Worker category. Of those invited, 136 may be eligible for the SINP’s Express Entry […]

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Comprehensive FAQ on Canada’s New Immigration Streams for Essential Workers and Graduates

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Wed, 05 May 2021 21:15:01 +0000

Canada is launching six new permanent residence streams on May 6 at 12 p.m. Eastern Standard Time for essential workers and international graduates currently residing in the country. Some 90,000 immigration spots will be available. All the information below is based on what is posted on the website of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) […]

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Tips to get settled in Canada

Credit to Author: Scotiabank| Date: Mon, 03 May 2021 12:00:20 +0000

Whether you’re just looking into which countries you might want to immigrate to or have your heart set on moving to Canada, you have questions about what’s involved in the process of getting settled. What are the immigration requirements? What are the best cities to live in? How much will it cost to live in […]

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Make Canadian experience count: Pathways to PR for workers and graduates in Canada

Credit to Author: Michael Schwartz| Date: Sun, 02 May 2021 11:00:08 +0000

Canadian experience has always been valuable toward an application for permanent residence. Recently, it has become even more important. Coronavirus has caused Canada to shut its border to non-essential international travel. Which means, until regular travel resumes, Canada is focusing much of its immigration energies on temporary residents who are already physically present in the […]

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

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Sat, 01 May 2021 11:00:07 +0000

Canadian provinces issued 3,625 invitations to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence last month. Canadian provinces and territories, with the exception of Quebec and Nunavut, operate their own Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP). Each province sets its own criteria for selecting eligible foreign workers for Canadian permanent residence under its respective PNP. By having […]

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Express Entry: CRS 400 for CEC candidates

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 17:16:21 +0000

Canada invited another 6,000 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on April 29. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited candidates with scores of at least 400, and whom may be eligible for permanent residence through the Canadian Experience Class. This is the second lowest score ever for a CEC-specific draw. As per […]

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Express Entry: CRS 717 for PNP candidates, lowest of 2021

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 17:05:25 +0000

Canada invited 381 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on April 28. Invited candidates needed to have previously received a nomination from a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP). This is why the cutoff score was 717 because PNP candidates automatically get 600 points added to their human capital score. This is the lowest score […]

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British Columbia issues 362 invitations in new PNP draws

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 12:09:44 +0000

British Columbia invited 362 immigration candidates in two Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draws held April 27. Today’s invitation rounds again saw B.C. conduct a general draw, and a second draw targeting retail and wholesale trade managers as well as restaurant and food service managers. Candidates from the Skills Immigration (SI) and Express Entry BC (EEBC) […]

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