On November 1st, Manitoba held its new round of invitations bringing a total number of invitations to 9,571 in 2021.
MPNP, Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program has invited 421 immigration invitations across its three Provincial Nominee Programs.
|PNP’s||Number of invitations|
|Skilled Workers in Manitoba||350 invitations with a minimum score of 460|
|Skilled Workers Overseas||38 invitations with a minimum score of 713|
|International Education Stream||33 invitations with no score requirement|
75 invitations among the total invitations went to Express Entry Candidates.
About Manitoba Immigration Programs:
Skilled Workers Stream
This stream selects the candidates based on the needs of the Manitoba employers. The internationally trained and experienced workers who have the capability to work in the local labor market are nominated to receive Canadian PR under this stream.
There are two pathways to enter through this stream:
- Skilled Workers in Manitoba
- Skilled Workers Overseas
International Education Stream
This stream provides students graduating in Manitoba, meeting the needs of industry pathways to the nomination.
There are three pathways to enter through this stream:
- Career Employment Pathway
- Graduate Internship Pathway
- International Student Entrepreneur Pilot
Overseas candidates have to demonstrate their connections with the province through previous experience there, close family ties, or an invitation from one of Manitoba’s Strategic Recruitment Initiatives.
Candidates having a full-time job offer from the province employer will receive the invitation under Skilled Workers in the Manitoba category.
Manitoba graduates will receive their application under International Education Stream, & they have to demonstrate their in-demand skills.
The candidate need not live in Manitoba during the application process.
About Express Entry Process:
It is an application management system that manages applications for the economic immigration programs of Canada. Canadia Experience Class, Federal Skilled Worker Program, & the Federal Skilled Trades Program are the three programs that use Express Entry. PNP candidates in the Express Entry have already qualified for one of these programs.
Express Entry uses CRS, Comprehensive Ranking System which is a points-based system used to rank the profiles of the candidates. The top-scoring candidates receive an ITA and then they can apply for PR through regular Express Entry draws.