Ontario held 5 PNP draws over the last 2 days inviting, Master’s and Ph.D. graduates, international students with job offers, and workers to apply for provincial nomination.
It has invited 1,493 candidates in all 5 draws.
On February 28, it invited candidates from Ph.D. Graduate stream with minimum Expression Of Interest (EOI) score of at least 16 and on March 1, it had invited candidates from Masters Graduate, Foreign Workers & International Students.
Distribution of OINP draw, February 28 & March 1, 2022
Total Invitations- 1,493
|PNP Streams||Invitations||Minimum Scores|
|International Student *targeted occupation||215||42|
OINP has targeted the candidates from International Student Stream having work experience in the following National Occupational Classification (NOC) Codes:
|NOC 2232||Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians|
|NOC 2233||Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians|
|NOC 2242||Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)|
|NOC 2243||Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics|
|NOC 2253||Drafting technologists and technicians|
|NOC 2282||User support technicians|
|NOC 2283||Information systems testing technicians|
|NOC 7201||Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping, and erecting trades and related occupations|
|NOC 7202||Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades, and telecommunications occupations|
|NOC 7203||Contractors and supervisors, pipefitting trades|
|NOC 7204||Contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades|
|NOC 7205||Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers|
|NOC 7232||Tool and die makers|
|NOC 7233||Sheet metal workers|
|NOC 7241||Electricians (except industrial and power systems)|
|NOC 7242||Industrial electricians|
|NOC 7282||Concrete finishers|
|NOC 7284||Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers, and lathers|
|NOC 7291||Roofers and shinglers|
|NOC 7294||Painters and decorators (except interior decorators)|
|NOC 7301||Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades|
|NOC 7302||Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews|
|NOC 7303||Supervisors, printing, and related occupations|
|NOC 7305||Supervisors, motor transport, and other ground transit operators|
|NOC 7311||Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics|
|NOC 7312||Heavy-duty equipment mechanics|
|NOC 7313||Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics|
|NOC 7314||Railway carmen/women|
|NOC 7315||Aircraft mechanics and aircraft inspectors|
|NOC 7318||Elevator constructors and mechanics|
|NOC 7321||Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics, and mechanical repairers|
|NOC 7333||Electrical mechanics|
|NOC 7334||Motorcycle, all-terrain vehicle, and other related mechanics|
|NOC 7371||Crane operators|
|NOC 8255||Contractors and supervisors, landscaping, grounds maintenance and horticulture services|
|NOC 9241||Power engineers and power systems operators|
Master’s Graduate & PhD Graduates Stream:
The candidate needs to get sign up with Ontario’s e-Filing Portal and then register an EOI for the stream they have chosen.
After that, the province invites eligible candidates to apply for provincial nominations.
The applications must be submitted within 2 years of graduation.
Employer Job Offer: Foreign Worker stream
This stream works for those foreign nationals who have an eligible job offer from the employer of Ontario. Candidates don’t need to apply from within Canada, as long as they meet the eligibility criteria.
The candidate needs to accumulate the equivalent of two years of work experience in a skilled occupation, have an eligible job offer in Ontario, and wants to migrate to the province, among other criteria.
Those who want to apply for this PNP stream, have to register an EOI profile on the Ontario website. After that, the profile will go into the EOI pool. Ontario will give it a score based on the information that was submitted.
Employer Job Offer: International Student stream
This stream work for those foreign nationals who have an eligible job offer from the employer of Ontario. Candidates don’t need to apply from within Canada, as long as they meet the eligibility criteria.
To be eligible the candidate needs to have completed a program at a Canadian Designated Learning Institution, have an eligible job offer in Ontario, and wants to migrate to the province, among other criteria.
To receive an invitation to apply for this program, the candidate needs to register an EOI profile on the Ontario website. The profile will then go into the EOI pool, and the candidate will get a score based on the information submitted. Ontario awards points for human capital factors that the province has determined will indicate the ability to settle into the labor market.
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