Do I need a language test to immigrate to Canada?

Credit to Author: Vimal Sivakumar| Date: Wed, 29 May 2024 12:00:59 +0000

Many of Canada’s economic immigration programs require candidates to complete a language test to be eligible to apply. This article will provide an overview of important details about whether a reader may need a language test on their immigration journey to Canada. For example, the following will cover which programs require language tests and the […]

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Live Webinar: CELPIP – Get the Facts and Chart Your Path to a High Score

Credit to Author: CELPIP| Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2024 14:35:16 +0000

If you are committed to attaining a great score on your language assessment as part of your Canadian Permanent Resident or Citizenship application, then this webinar is for you. CanadaVisa invites you to our free, live, and interactive webinar, CELPIP—Get the Facts and Chart Your Path to a High Score, on Thursday, March 21, 2024, presented […]

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IRCC invites candidates in third Express Entry draw of the week

Credit to Author: Edana Robitaille| Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2024 16:28:02 +0000

Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has issued invitations to apply (ITAs) in the third  Express Entry draw of the week. The department invited 150 candidates in a category-based selection draw for agriculture and agri-food occupations. Candidates required a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 437. Get a Free Express Entry Assessment Today’s draw […]

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Canada invites 3,500 candidates in Express Entry draw for healthcare occupations

Credit to Author: Edana Robitaille| Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2024 16:28:02 +0000

Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has issued invitations to apply (ITAs) in the second  Express Entry draw of the week. The department invited 3,500 candidates in a category-based selection draw for healthcare occupations. Candidates required a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 422. Get a Free Express Entry Assessment Today’s draw follows a […]

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Express Entry: IRCC invites candidates in latest general draw

Credit to Author: Edana Robitaille| Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2024 16:28:02 +0000

Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has issued invitations to apply (ITAs) in the latest Express Entry draw. The department invited 1,490 candidates in a general draw. Candidates required a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 535. Get a Free Express Entry Assessment IRCC has held five draws so far in 2024. The first […]

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Comparing the PTE Core to other IRCC accepted language tests

Credit to Author: Edana Robitaille| Date: Wed, 07 Feb 2024 14:00:54 +0000

On January 30, IRCC announced that it is now accepting the Pearson Test of English (PTE) Core for all immigration programs that require a language test, except for the Student Direct Stream. The PTE Core is the third option for an English language test that candidates can take for their permanent residency application. The other […]

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IRCC now accepting Pearson Test of English for Canadian immigration

Credit to Author: Asheesh Moosapeta| Date: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 16:12:40 +0000

As of January 30th, 2024, the Pearson Test of English (PTE) Core test will now be accepted for all immigration pathways, except for the Student Direct Stream (SDS). This means that Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) candidates, candidates in Express Entry managed programs, and those needing a language test for any other Canadian immigration purposes (outside […]

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What language level do I need to apply for Canadian citizenship?

Credit to Author: Vimal Sivakumar| Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2024 13:00:18 +0000

For Canadian citizenship applicants between the ages of 18 and 54 years old*, Canada requires that they demonstrate what Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) calls an “adequate knowledge” of either English or French. Canada uses four general guidelines to define an “adequate” knowledge of either of its official languages. These guidelines, listed below, are […]

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New immigration pilots and policy changes come into effect for Quebec

Credit to Author: Asheesh Moosapeta| Date: Sat, 25 Nov 2023 14:30:26 +0000

A new by-law amending Quebec’s immigration regulations comes into effect today. The alterations are made up of several new measures and policy changes that impact multiple Quebec immigration streams. Read on to learn more about these updates, and how they may impact you. Discover if You Are Eligible for Canadian Immigration New Economic pilot streams […]

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How TOEFL iBT® remains the premier test of English-language proficiency

Credit to Author: TOEFL| Date: Mon, 23 Oct 2023 11:45:01 +0000

Have you heard? TOEFL iBT is now accepted for Canada’s Student Direct Stream (SDS) Program. This means you can use your TOEFL iBT score to help you fast-track your application to the Canadian government for a study visa. In addition, the TOEFL iBT is accepted by 100% of colleges and universities in Canada. In addition, […]

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