Manitoba’s Latest Draw Issues 183 Invitations to Skilled Workers and International Graduates
The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) has now issued 7,545 invitations in this year 2019. Manitoba issues 183 invitations to skilled workers and international graduates in the latest draw which held on 19th Dec 2019. They are nearly 200 international graduates from Manitoba and Skilled workers who submitted an Expression of Interest (EOI) profile to the province and received invitations to apply for a provincial nomination.
The candidates were invited from the Skilled Worker in Manitoba and the Skilled Worker Overseas categories as well as the International Education Stream. The Invitations are also known as Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) which distributed as the following:
- The Skilled Workers in Manitoba: 149
- The Skilled Workers Overseas: 17
- The International Education Stream: 17
This brings the total number of Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) issued by the Manitoba Provincial Nomination Program (MPNP) to 7,545 invitations in this year 2019.
In the latest draw of Manitoba which held on 19th December 2019, Among the 183 invitations 16 candidates got issued who had a profile in the Express Entry Pool. The Express Entry system manages the pool of candidates for three of Canada’s main Economic-Class immigration categories i.e,
The Express Entry candidates are ranked based on human capital factors such as age, work experience, education and ability in one of Canada’s two official languages (English or French). The highest-scoring candidates in CRS are then invited to apply for Canadian permanent residence through regular draws from the Express Entry pool. With a provincial nomination, Express Entry candidates receive an additional 600 CRS points, which effectively guarantees an invitation to apply for Canadian permanent residence (PR) in a subsequent federal Express Entry draw. To be considered for a provincial nomination from Manitoba, the Express Entry candidates must have eligible work experience in one of Manitoba’s in-demand occupations, among other requirements. They must also submit a separate Expression of Interest to the Manitoba Provincial Nomination Program (MPNP).
To get considered for an invitation to apply for a provincial nomination from Manitoba through both the Skilled Worker in Manitoba and Skilled Worker Overseas categories the candidates must register an Expression of Interest (EOI) with the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP). An Expression of Interest (EOI) is an online profile that is ranked out of a score of 1,000. Points are awarded for a candidate’s education, work experience, connections to Manitoba and proficiency in English or French with the other factors.
The highest-scoring candidates will receive a Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA), allowing them to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian permanent residence from Manitoba. In the latest draw which held on 19th Dec 2019, the lowest-ranked candidate invited under the Skilled Worker program in Manitoba Stream had a score of 542. The lowest-ranked candidate invited from the Skilled Worker Overseas Stream had a score of 559.
The Manitoba Provincial Nomination Program (MPNP) Skilled Worker Overseas Category allows the MPNP to select and nominate foreign workers with skills required in Manitoba’s labor market. The Candidates must have an established connection to Manitoba such as close family, Relatives or friends, previous education or work experience in the province or an invitation through one of the MPNP’s Strategic Recruitment Initiatives with the other requirements. They do not need to be in Manitoba at the time of application in order to get qualified.
The 17 candidates invited through the Skilled Worker Overseas Stream were invited directly by the Manitoba Provincial Nomination Program (MPNP) under a Recruitment Initiative. The Candidates invited through the Skilled Worker in Manitoba Category must be working in Manitoba and have a full-time and permanent job offer from their employer with the other criteria.
International Education Stream
The Manitoba graduates with certain in-demand skills may invite under the International Education Stream. This stream includes into the 3 sub-categories:
- The Career Employment Pathway
- The Graduate Internship Pathway and
- The Student Entrepreneur Pathway.