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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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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New PR streams now live

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 14:41:43 +0000

The six new immigration pathways for temporary residents in Canada opened today, May 6, at about 12:00 p.m. EST. The online portal is available at this government webpage. You can see how many people have applied so far at this link. On May 5, Canada published the application guide for the new programs, which contains […]

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New PR streams go live today

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 14:41:43 +0000

The six new immigration pathways for temporary residents in Canada is opening today, May 6, at 12:00 p.m. EST. The online portal is available at this government webpage. On May 5, Canada published the application guide for the new programs, which contains the required documents and more specifics on what candidates need to apply. The […]

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How to apply for permanent residence if you live in Quebec

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Tue, 04 May 2021 11:00:07 +0000

The month of April saw an important number of new immigration-related announcements from both the federal and Quebec governments. The most significant announcement was made on April 14, 2021, by Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino, who stated that temporary foreign workers in essential services and Canadian graduates already in the country will have access to a […]

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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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Canada’s new PR streams launch next week

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 11:00:45 +0000

Canada’s six new immigration streams for essential workers, international graduates, plus an unlimited number of French speakers are set to launch next week. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced the pathways on April 14. Three of the streams will allow 90,000 essential workers and international graduates to get permanent residency status. The other three […]

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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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