Federal Skilled Worker Program


You can be eligible for permanent residency in Canada if you are a skilled worker. This programme is designed for foreign workers who want to emigrate permanently to Canada. This is one of the three federal programmes run by Express Entry.

How this program works?

Click to see all the mandatory requirements:

Minimum Requirements

  • The candidate must have at least 1 years of continuous full-time work experience (or an equal amount of part-time work experience) in NOC 0, A or B within the 10 years.
  • The candidate demonstrates sufficient proficiency in one of Canada’s official languages. The level of proficiency required is determined by the occupation in which the candidate gained qualifying Canadian work experience.
  • Score sufficient points under the skilled worker point grid comprising of six selection factors. The current pass mark is 67 points.
  • The candidate must be admissible to Canada on medical, criminal or security grounds.
  • You must plan to live outside the province of Quebec. The province of Quebec selects its own skilled workers.