Express Entry

Canada Immigration Visa Information

If you are inspired with immigration, and wish to shift to a destination which could literally be called a dream migration destination, then, perhaps, Canada would be the best possible place for you and a Canadian Permanent Residence Visa could be most sensible choice that you may actually make.


Canada can be literally defined as one the most liberal, safe, prosperous, developed, egalitarian and culturally rich nations in the world. Developed in every sense, its large geographical area has achieved every milestone in all fields. It is one nation that has grown tremendously despite its rather late discovery. Owing to its welcoming nature and the ever growing opportunities, the country has managed to gain popularity and sustained it for a rather long period of time. This popularity has grown to such a level that people from all across the world choose Canada as their first preference for settlement purposes.


About Express Entry –

Express Entry is not an immigration program in itself, but rather a system used by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) to select candidates for immigration to Canada using the following economic immigration programs:

  • Federal Skilled Worker Class(formerly the Federal Skilled Worker Program)
  • Federal Skilled Trade Class (formerly the Federal Skilled Trades Program)
  • Canadian Experience Class
  • a portion of the Provincial Nominee Programs


Determine your eligibility

Candidates eligible to immigrate to Canada under a federal economic immigration program may enter the Express Entry pool. Consequently, the first step to be taken should be to determine your eligibility for one of these programs. By completing the free assessment form, you will be able to determine whether or not you are eligible to enter the Express Entry pool. I will review your completed form and quickly let you know whether or not you may be eligible.

Find out if you qualify

If you are eligible, you can move on to the next step in the process.

If you are not currently eligible, you may strive to become eligible by improving your core human capital factors in areas such as your skills, work experience, language ability, and education credentials.


Complete an online Express Entry profile

Candidates for Canadian permanent residence who are eligible for one of the federal economic immigration programs make an expression of interest in immigrating to Canada by creating an online profile. They provide information about their skills, work experience, language ability, education, and other personal information.

Candidates who meet the criteria of one of the aforementioned federal economic immigration programs are placed in a pool of candidates who are ranked according Comprehensive Ranking System. If a candidate does not already have a valid job offer from a Canadian employer or a provincial nomination, he or she must register with Canada's Job Bank.

It is important that the information provided is accurate, as providing false information could disqualify an applicant from re-entering the pool for a number of years.

Improve your profile and ranking

Candidates in the Express Entry pool are ranked according to the Comprehensive Ranking System, which ranks candidates under the following components:

  • core human capital factors;
  • accompanying spouse or common-law partner factors, if applicable;
  • skill transferability factors; and
  • factors relating to a provincial nomination or a qualifying offer of arranged employment.

There are a total of 1,200 points available under the Comprehensive Ranking System.