Canada Express entry ProgrammeCanada Express entry Programme

Considered to be one of the best immigration programmes

With this programme the Canadian government has written a whole new chapter in its immigration programme

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For all those job enthusiasts who are aiming to work in Canada must know about the criteria and features of this programme.

What is the Canada Express entry programme?

It is a system by which the government of Canada chooses the skilled immigrants for entering into Canada. It is a process by which the Canadian government chooses the skilled aspirants whom the Canadian government would like to invite into Canada.

What are the features of the Canada Express entry programme?

  1. The programme has different types of schemes. Some of which are listed below:
  • Federal Skilled Worker scheme
  • Federal Skilled Trade Program
  • Canada Experience Class
  • Parts of provincial nomination
  1. The candidates who get selected for express entry programme get a chance to apply for Canada PR Visa.

What is the eligibility for Canada express entry?

The eligibility criteria for Canada express entry is as follows:

  • The scores of the language test (Minimum 6 in each section). It should be noted that the language test results are valid for only 2 years.
  • Educational credential assessment report, which is also known as the ECA report. This report is valid for five years
  • Online application and submission of EOI
  • A minimum score of 67 points based on the profile factors like age, qualification etc.
  • Health and character certificates will also be required once the invitation to apply, that is ITA is obtained

What is the Canada express entry procedure?

  1. The candidate has to go through a preliminary process. They have to first get their academic achievements assessed. This assessment has to be done through a designated assessment body of Canada; for example WES. They have to also appear for an approved language test. They have to give the language test in order to prove their competency either in English or French language.
  2. Next the applicants have to create an online profile. This profile can be created free of cost. The profile will remain active for 12 months. The candidate will have to create a new profile after 12 months.
  3. These applications are then assessed for competitive ranking system that is CRS. This assessment is based on different criteria. Some of these criteria are:
  • Age
  • Academic qualifications
  • Professional experience
  • Language skills
  1. After the assessment and based on the marks obtained the candidates are given ranks. Factors like sponsorships from a Canadian State, full time job offer from a Canadian employer etc can help the candidate earn more marks.
  2. Every fortnight the IRCC conducts the Canada express entry draw in order to select the best candidates who are sent invitation to apply (ITA) for the Canada PR visa.
  3. Once a candidate is selected for ITA he or she has only 60 days to apply for the permanent residency. The candidate has to apply for the same online.

Why approach IRA immigration for applying for the Canada Express entry programme?

  • We have a dedicated staff for assisting candidates in applying for different types of visas for Canada
  • We can guide the candidates for all the documents that are required for the Canada FSW programmes
  • We can provide valuable guidance in Educational Credential Assessment
  • We can also provide guidance on format for Canadian resumes, Canada job bank etc

The Canada express entry programme is one of the best ways that a skilled aspirant can get to apply for the permanent residency of Canada. If one compiles the documents properly and makes sure that he or she applies in a systematic way, then the chances of getting an invitation To Apply are better.

The entire Canada express entry process may look a tad confusing. But if you approach our dedicated team of consultants then you can be rest assured that you have made one of the best moves in your career. We have thorough knowledge about all the key factors involved in the programme. We have successfully guided several young aspirants in India who are today well placed in Canada. If you too want to join the list of permanent residents of Canada then get in touch with us now!

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