Immigration to Canada. There are a coupe of programs available – you can apply directly to some of them, whereas the other ones require passing other programs/stages first. You have two types of programs: provincial and state ones. State programs have the same requirements for all provinces within Canada, while provincial programs are diferent for each province/territory.
- EE – Express Entry
- PNP – each province has a few programs and each of program has different requirements:
If you can’t pass the EE requirements right away, you may want to do one or all of these programs first:
- IEC – depends on the country of nationality, you can get a WP for one or two years.
- Study – if you graduate from a college/university in Canada, you can get an open WP for up to 3 years.
- LMIA – if you find an employer who wishes to hire you and you don’t have a WP (yet), they can apply for LMIA and if they get approved, you will get a WP (employer-specific).