Canada immigration requires 67 points from the applicants to qualify. You must have heard this statement from people and online/offline media sources. Does the logic behind it confuse you often, thinking how the Canadian government will calculate these points? Well, this page will answer all your questions in detail.
What is 67-point immigration System of Canada?
The 67-point system belongs to the Federal Express Entry Immigration System of Canada, launched by IRCC (Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada) in 2015. The successful applicants in the Express Entry get permanent residency invitation. This program registers the applicants’ profile online, evaluates their capability, and allocates them points based on the same. An applicant needs to acquire a minimum of 67 points to qualify the preliminary round. Express entry system has three main categories, i.e.
Therefore, in short, if you are applying as a skilled worker from overseas, you need to apply through the first category, i.e. Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP) category and obtain minimum 67 points. You can earn these points based on some key selection factors of Express Entry System.
What are the Express Entry selection factors?
As an express entry applicant, you can earn points based on six key selection factors, i.e.
|Education||Maximum 25 points|
|Ability in English and/or French||Maximum 28 points|
|Experience||Maximum 15 points|
|Age||Maximum 12 points|
|Arranged employment in Canada||Maximum 10 points|
|Adaptability||Maximum 10 points|
|Total||Maximum 100 points|
|Qualifying Marks||67 points|
As a Canadian PR applicant through Express Entry System, you get valuable points for all above factors out of 100. If you can score 67 points for all the above factors, you become eligible to enter the Express Entry pool of candidates where IRCC select the candidates through a fortnightly draw and invite them to apply for Canadian permanent residency visa within 60 days.
How to improve your Express entry immigration points for FSW?
If your total point score is below 67 points, you cannot qualify for the express entry system. However, you can do the following things to improve your points score.
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