Canada Express Entry

CANADA IMMIGRATION

Canada is one of the best country in the world to live and settle down. It is one of the leading G-7 nations. Canada is second largest country in the world and population is approximately 35 million. Canada ranks among the highest in international measurements with high development, government transparency, excellent working condition, excellent education system, civil liberties, quality of life, economic freedom, good health care system. In its population about 82 percent people are highly urbanized and are concentrated in large and medium-sized cities, many near the southern border. Canada’s capital is Ottawa, and its three metropolitan provinces are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver. Canada's climate varies across its vast area, ranging from arctic weather in the north, in the southern regions it prevails hot summers, It has four distinct seasons in all.

Express Entry is the system that the Canadian government uses to manage applications for permanent residence to Canada via the Federal Skilled Worker and certain Provincial Nominee programs. The Canadian Government launched Express Entry on 1st January 2015.

If you want to migrate and settle down in Canada, SWEC Immigration Services will help you with prompt information, guidelines and assistance. Contact today to get started with your Canada dreams.

Express Entry Program


Express Entry is a file management system. The Canadian Government states that they choose skilled immigrants from all around the world as permanent residents based on their ability to settle in Canada and take part in the economy.

It is an electronic process which mainly works in 2-steps

  • If you are Potential Immigrant for Canada
  • Canadian Employer are Interested in Hiring Skilled Workers.

If You Are Potential Immigrant for Canada Immigration

If the candidate from around the world make an expression of interest to migrate to Canada by creating their online profile. The candidates will be given points on this following criteria.

  • Skills,
  • Work Experience,
  • Language Ability,
  • Education and all other related information.

If any of the candidate has no job letter from Canada, They must register themselves on Canada Job Bank Portal which will connect him with Canadian Employer... Candidates with Good and strong profile will be Eligible to enter the Express Entry Pool…

Canadian Employer Interested In Hiring Skilled Workers

Canadian Employer will go through the profile of the candidate together with the Government and provinces. If the candidate is Eligible according to the criteria and receives an Invitation letter from the Canadian Employer, he/she can submit their required documents within 60 Days from the date when they receive the receipt of Acceptance of Invitation Letter from Canadian Government.

The Canadian Government is open to accept all skilled workers from all around the World under the New Immigration Criteria from Express Entry Pool.

The candidates must make sure that they submit all the necessary Documents within the given time Limit for the Positive feedback.

After the successful completion of the process, candidate with their dependents can move permanently to Canada and be a Permanent Resident of Canada.

Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) Criteria for Canada


FactorAvailableDescriptionPoints
With SpouseWithout Spouse
Age20 to 29 years of age100110
30 years of age95105
31 years of age9099
32 years of age8594
33 years of age8088
34 years of age7583
35 years of age7077
36 years of age6572
37 years of age6066
38 years of age5561
39 years of age5055
40 years of age4550
41 years of age3539
42 years of age2528
43 years of age1517
44 years of age56

FactorDescriptionWith SpouseWithout SpouseSpouse Factor
AgeSecondary school (high school) credential28302
One-year post-secondary program credential84906
Two-Year post-secondary Program credential91987
Post-secondary program credential of three years or longer1121208
Two or more post-secondary program credentials and at least one of these credentials was issued on completion of a post-secondary program of three years or longer1191289
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.12613510
Doctoral level university degree (Ph.D.)14015010
Language ProficiencyCLB less than 4000
CLB 4 or 5660
CLB 6691
CLB 716173
CLB 822233
CLB 929315
CLB 10 or more32345
Second LanguageFrench (reading, writing, speaking and listening)66
Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB)CLB 4 or less000
CLB 5 or 6111
CLB 7 or 8333
CLB 9 or more665
Canadian Work Experience1 Year35405
2 Years46537
3 Years56648
4 Years63729
5 Years708010

Skill Transferability Factors


EducationOfficial language proficiency and a post-secondary degreeCLB 7 or more on all first official language abilities, with one or more under CLB 9CLB 9 or more on all four first official language abilities
Secondary school (high school) credential or less (CLB levels 1 & 2)00
Post-secondary program credential of one year or longer (CLB levels 3,4 & 5)1325
Two or more post-secondary program credentials and at least one of these credentials was issued on completion of a post-secondary program of three years or longer (CLB levels 6,7 & 8)2550
Canadian Work ExperienceCanadian work experience and a post-secondary degreePoints for education + 1 year of Canadian work experiencePoints for education + 2 years or more of Canadian work experience
Secondary school (high school) credential or less (CLB levels 1 & 2)00
Post-secondary program credential of one year or longer (CLB levels 3,4 & 5)1325
Two or more post-secondary program credentials and at least one of these credentials was issued on completion of a post-secondary program of three years or longer (CLB levels 6,7 & 8)2550
Other Foreign ExperienceYears of experienceForeign work experience + CLB 9 or more on all four first official language abilitiesForeign work experience + CLB 9 or more on all four first official language abilities
No foreign work experience00
1 or 2 years of foreign work experience1325
3 years or more foreign work experience2550
Additional PointsCertificate of qualification (trade occupations) – With good official language proficiency (Canadian Language Benchmark Level [CLB] 5 or higher)Foreign work experience + CLB 9 or more on all four first official language abilitiesForeign work experience + CLB 9 or more on all four first official language abilities
With a certificate of qualification2550
Arranged employment (positive Labour Market Impact Assessment required)0600
Provincial or territorial nomination0600