In a new immigration draw held on June 16, a total of 940 international students and temporary workers were invited to apply for the Ontario PNP (Provincial Nomination Program).
The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) only invited candidates who had valid profiles in the new EOI pool.
Immigration candidates may have qualified for one of two Employer Job Offer streams.
Out of A total of 940 international students invited, 569 candidates, who may be eligible for the Foreign Worker Stream were invited.
These immigration candidates required a score of at least thirty-eight.
There was no targeted occupations, nor location requirement for this draw.
The remaining 371 candidates were invited to apply for a nomination from the International Student Stream.
These immigration candidates needed at least an EOI score of 66 in order to be invited.
About the Employer Job Offer: Foreign Worker stream
The Ontario Foreign Worker Stream under the Employer Job Offer class is open to foreign citizens who have a qualified job offer from an employer in Ontario.
You do not necessarily have to apply from inside Canada, as long as you meet the eligibility criteria.
To be eligible you need to amass the equivalent of two years of work experience in a skilled occupation.
And also have an eligible job offer in Ontario province, and plan to immigrate to the province, among other criteria.
If you wish to apply for these PNPs, you have to register an Expression of interest profile on the Ontario website.
After registering your profile, it will go into the EOI pool.
The Ontario province will give you a score based on the information you lodged.
Employer Job Offer: International Student Stream
The Ontario International Student Stream is open to non-citizens who have an eligible job offer from an employer in the province.
You don’t necessarily have to apply from inside Canada, as long as you meet the eligibility criteria.
To be qualified you need to have completed a program at a Designated Learning Institution in Canada.
And also have an eligible job offer in the province, and intend to immigrate to Ontario, among other criteria.
To receive an invitation to apply for this program, you have to register an Expression of Interest profile on the Ontario website.
Your profile will then go into the EOI pool, and you will obtain a score based on the files you submit.
Ontario awards points for human capital factors that the province has determined will show your ability to integrate into the labor market.
How Do You Get Points For Ontario Immigration?
Ontario grade EOI profiles based on a number of human capital factors that the province has decided will be essential in choosing immigrants with the potential to thrive.
You acquire points for the skill level of your job offer as well as your Canadian work experience.
The Ontario province uses the National Occupational Classification (NOC) system to award points.
The OINP scoring system is different depending on which immigration stream you apply for.
Other than skill level and work experience.
It also takes into consideration your age, wages, education, official language ability, and the region in which you work or study. The province also allocates ten points at its discretion to respond to labor market needs.