There are 4 easy steps to performed during the application of Express Entry for Canada Permanent Resident
Step 1: Create a myCIC profile using Come to Canada tool
Based on basic requirements:
- Skilled work experience,
- Language ability and
1. Skilled Work Experience needed:
At least 1 year full time or part-time equivalent in last 10 years
Full time is 30 hours per week and Part-time is 15 hours per week.
Occupation need to be in National Occupation Classification (NOC) O, A or B
Need to determine the code that best describe your occupation from:
- Language Requirements:
English: You need to get at least a General IELTS with CLB 7 or CELPIP-General (Canadian English Language Proficiency Index Program), or
Read about ” How to convert IELTS & TEF scores into CLB ”
Second official language meet CLB 5 in all four bands.
Education: Need to get your foreign qualifications assessed by Education Credential Assessment.
Need at least;
- Canadian secondary or post-secondary certificate, diploma or degree or;
- Completed foreign credential AND ECA report less than 5 years old.
ECA can be apply using the below organisation;
Comparative Education Service – University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies
International Credential Assessment Service of Canada
World Education Services
International Qualifications Assessment Service
International Credential Evaluation Service
Medical Council of Canada (professional body for Doctors)
Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada (professional body for Pharmacists)
Step 2: Create a Express Entry profile if qualify
Step 3: Register in Job Bank
Step 4: if selected, an “ Invitation to Apply (ITA)” will be sent.
- You have 60 days to submit the application
- Filled up the details on the online forms
- Upload the documents onto the documents checklist.
Express Entry profile created
Upload all the documents needed
If selected, an Invitation to Apply (ITA) will be sent. You will have 60 days to submit the application.
Filled up the details on the Online portal.
Please continue reading ” How are the points calculated for Express Entry“.
Finally, get ready your CIC application fees ( $550 for each Adult and $150 for child under 19 years old) and right of permanent resident fee (C$490 for applicant and spouse)