Federal Skilled Worker Program
Federal Skilled Worker program is point based system, candidate needs to score 67 points and their occupation should be in NOC 0, A or B for applying under Federal Skilled Worker program through Express Entry.
Federal Skilled Worker Requirements :
- The passing points of 67 out of 100 points and
- You need to have at least a total of 1560 hours of work experience allowing for 30 hrs work per week for a continuous full time work experience.
- In the same NOC skill type (0, A or B)
- Within the last 10 years, and
- The work experience has to be a paid one.
- You must meet minimum IELTS language requirement CLB level 7.
- You must have Canadian education or, in case of foreign education an ECA report (Educational Credential Assessment) by an authorized Canadian agency.
- Mostly processing will be within 6 months.
Age Points 18-35 years 12 36 years 11 37 years 10 38 years 9 39 years 8 40 years 7 41 years 6 42 years 5 43 years 4 44 years 3 45 years 2 46 years 1
- IELTS Requirement
Speaking Listening Reading Writing Points 6.0 6.0 6.0 6.0 4 6.5 - 6.5 6.5 5 7.0-9.0 8.0-9.0 7.0-9.0 7.0-9.0 6
- Work Experience
Work Experience Points 2-3 years 11 4-5 years 13 6 or more years 15
Qualification Points Doctoral (PhD) level 25 University-level credential at the Master’s level OR an entry-to-practice professional degree. CIC only accepts as an entry-to-practice professional degree, those degrees issued in relation to an occupation listed at NOC Skill level A and for which licensing by a provincial regulatory body is required, in one of the following fields of study: Medicine, Veterinary Medicine; Dentistry; Podiatry; Optometry; Law; Chiropractic Medicine and Pharmacy 23 Two or more post-secondary program credentials and at least one of these credentials is for the completion of a post-secondary program of three years or longer 22 Post-Secondary program credential of three years or longer 21 Two year post-secondary program credential 19 One-year post-secondary program credential 15 Secondary school (also called high school) 5
Criteria Points Your accompanying spouse or common law partner’s level of language proficiency in either English or French is at the CLB 4 level or higher in all four language abilities (speaking, listening, reading and writing) 5 Points Relatives in Canada- Parents ,grandparents, child, grandchild, brother/sister, aunt/uncle or niece/nephew, who are 18 years of age or older as on the date we receive your application, and who are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident residing in Canada. 5 Points
- Funds Requirement
You must have sufficient amount of fund to support yourself and your family as below:
No. Of Family Members CAD$ Amount 1 $12,164 2 $15,143 3 $18,617 4 $22,603
- Federal Skilled Worker Visa Fees
At the time of online application for permanent residence ONCE YOU HAVE INVITATION TO APPLY you need to pay following:
Details Fees Visa Fees $ 550 CAD/Person RPRF Fees $ 490 CAD/Person Visa fees for dependent under 18 years $ 150 CAD/Person Visa fees for dependent above 18 years Same as applicant