UPDATE: Technical difficulties halt Ontario Employer Job Offer International Student Stream applications

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 15:03:43 +0000

Ontario has halted registration for the Employer Job Offer International Student stream today, as a result of technical difficulties. Ontario says in a media release that intake will not reopen today. Original story published at 15:03 GMT Ontario is accepting applications for international students who have job offers in the province to apply for a […]

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Ontario Employer Job Offer International Student Stream accepting invitations

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 15:03:43 +0000

Ontario is accepting applications for international students who have job offers in the province to apply for a provincial nomination. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program is accepting applications to the Employer Job Offer: International Student stream on November 26. All applicants must have a current job offer and an up-to-date employer form. The stream will […]

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UPDATE: Ontario closed applications to Masters Graduate PNP

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 14:52:40 +0000

UPDATE: Ontario opened and closed applications to the Masters Graduate stream on the same day, as registration to apply to this stream currently operates in a rush-seating format. Applications will not be reopened until further notice. Original story published September 29 at 14:52 GMT: Today, September 29, Ontario is opening applications to candidates who have […]

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Ontario accepting applications to Masters Graduate PNP

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 14:52:40 +0000

UPDATE: Ontario has now closed applications to this stream. Ontario opened and closed applications to the Masters Graduate stream on the same day, as registration to apply to this stream currently operates in a rush-seating format. Applications are now closed until further notice. Original story published September 29 at 14:52 GMT: Today, September 29, Ontario […]

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Why Ontario needs an EOI system for immigration

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 28 Sep 2020 06:00:00 +0000

If Ontario’s newly proposed immigration system gets the green light it will abolish the current rush-seating model. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) recently put forward a proposal to change some of its programs to an Expression of Interest (EOI) system. The new system would use scoring criteria to target the applicants who are best […]

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Ontario holds second draw in 2 days for Express Entry candidates

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 18 Jun 2020 20:58:34 +0000

Ontario invited bilingual candidates in the Express Entry system to apply for a provincial nomination on June 18. A total of 143 Express Entry candidates were issued Notifications of Interest (NOIs) in the new draw. Candidates were invited if they had Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) scores between 424 and 436, and had the eligibility requirements […]

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Ontario draw invites Express Entry candidates with CRS 400

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 18 Jun 2020 17:07:27 +0000

Ontario held another Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draw targeting skilled trades workers in the Express Entry system on July 17. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) issued 758 invitations to candidates who may be eligible for the Express Entry Skilled Trades Stream. This is the largest number of candidates invited through this stream in a […]

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Ontario PNP draw invites 699 Express Entry candidates

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 03 Jun 2020 20:00:18 +0000

Ontario invited Express Entry candidates with work experience in one of nine occupations to apply for a provincial nomination on June 3. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) draw invited candidates who may be eligible for the Express Entry Human Capital Priorities Stream (HCP). Candidates with work experience in the following nine occupations were issued […]

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Ontario provides PNP update

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 07:00:02 +0000

Ontario has released an update related to the impact that the coronavirus pandemic is having on several key streams of its Provincial Nominee Program (PNP). Ontario is Canada’s largest province with nearly 14.5 million people. It attracted 45 per cent of new permanent resident visa holders that arrived to Canada in 2019. The Ontario Immigrant […]

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Most Ontario provincial nominations went to Express Entry candidates in 2019

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 13:11:39 +0000

Over half of all principal applicants who received a provincial nomination from Ontario last year were invited through one of three Express-Entry linked streams. Ontario’s Express Entry Human Capital Priorities Stream brought in the most nominations out of all Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) streams in 2019. Nearly 51 per cent of all applicants, or […]

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