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Nova Scotia Invites Candidates with IT occupation in latest NSNP Draw

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 27, Oct 2020

Nova Scotia Invites Candidates with IT occupation in latest NSNP Draw In the latest draw of Nova Scotia Nominee Program (NSNP), the province of Nova Scotia, Canada issued invitations to the Express Entry candidates with experience in key IT occupations.

The latest NSNP draw occurred on 22nd October 2020 for the Labour Market Priorities Stream of Nova Scotia PNP. This draw has occurred almost after a month of the previous draw of NSNP held on 24th September 2020.

Nova Scotia PNP Draw on 22nd October

The province of Nova Scotia invited programmers and interactive media developers (NOC 2174) in this latest draw.

Eligibility parameter for the 22nd October NSNP Draw

The applicants need to:
  • Have a primary occupation of programmers & interactive media developers (NOC 2174)
  • Give letters of reference from employers, as defined in the application guide, to show that they have 3 or more years of full-time or comparable part-time experience in NOC 2174 within the 5 years prior to the application.
  • Have at least 1 year of experience in NOC O, A or B in Canada.
  • Have a CLB score of 7 or higher in English in all language abilities as shown by providing results from a language test approved by IRCC
  • Hold a bachelor's degree OR have completed a program of three or more years at a university, college, trade or technical school, or other institute.*
  • Apply no later than 11:59 p.m. Nov. 21, 2020.
Note: The candidates required including the copies of language tests and proof of education to fulfil the comparable of a bachelor's degree or higher along with the application.
The education proof must be accompanied with an Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) report issued by an assessing authority approved by Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), in case your qualification is obtained overseas.
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To apply in the Labour Market Priorities Stream of Nova Scotia PNP, you need to have profile registered in federal Express Entry system under one of the three categories of Express Entry System, i.e.
  • Federal Skilled Worker (FSW)
  • Federal Skilled Trades (FST)
  • Canadian Experience Class (CEC)
The nomination obtained though, this NSNP stream helps you get 600 additional CRS points in your express entry account and thus helps you get the ITA (Invitation to Apply) to apply for Canada PR from Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).

If you wish to apply for NSNP, or any other relevant PNP this year, you may coordinate with a trusted Immigration Advisor for Canada and Australia Immigration Process, such as, Visas Avenue Immigration.

You may contact our Canada immigration expert on Toll-Free No. 78-18-000-777 or you can drop us an e-mail at


Rajneesh Kumar

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