Migrating to Canada for job, good life, tourism or education, is one of the desires of most foreigners, especially those from third world countries. Having this in mind, usually there is always need to get a visa which most people think it comes easy but in reality, it doesn’t.
Canada is willing to taking immigrants from all parts of the world provided you are resourceful and have something to offer to the host community.
If you are interested in immigrating to Canada, this article will help you learn more on how to start the process.
Here is a detailed process and steps on the requirements needed to migrate to Canada easily:
- The first step is to verify that you have substantial amount of money in your bank account to be eligible to apply. Without enough money, you wont be considered at all. Proof of funds – Skilled immigrants (Express Entry). Do you have substantial amount of money? If YES, you are good to go.
- The next step is to take and pass an IELTS language test before trying anything else: Language testing-Skilled immigrants (Express Entry)
- Get your education background checked for Canadian equivalency. An Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) is needed to verify that your foreign degree, diploma, or certificate (or other proof of your credential) is authentic and equivalent to a Canadian one. There are multiple types of ECAs. You will need an ECA for immigration reasons. Educational credential assessment for Express Entry: What it is
- You MUST have scored about 470 points or more to be considered for an Express Entry. (The real number varies from weekly.) Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) tool: skilled immigrants (Express Entry)
- If you are wondering how each scores are counted, then check this: https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/immigrate-canada/express-entry/eligibility/criteria-comprehensive-ranking-system/grid.html
- This is WHY you need a lot of points, or more. Express Entry results: Previous rounds of invitations
- If you don’t have the required points, focus on the available skills-based programs on the next lines. Start with a skill definition program, your NOC. Find your NOC – Canada.ca
- Also check the lines found BELOW Express Entry: https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/immigrate-canada.html
Once you get to Canada, you will definitely get a job if you search, not before. And, also to remind you that, “Nobody can promise you a rose garden.