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Nova Scotia EE Stream, Category A Reaches Consumption Limit With Intake Of 300 Applicants

Mon, Oct 16 2017

Nova Scotia EE Stream, Category A Reaches Consumption Limit With Intake Of 300 Applicants

Nova Scotia Express Entry immigration stream (Category B) reopened on 11th October. The intake limit was 300 applicants. The stream in takes those highly skilled workers who are having relevant work skills in the occupation-in demand in province of Nova Scotia. These 300 candidates are eligible for 600 additional points on the nomination and also entitle to ITA from Nova Scotia to live and work in the province permanently.

It is matter of no amazement that the stream reaches its intake limit so soon and is not planning to re-open this stream anytime soon.

 Following is the demand list of occupations in Nova Scotia as per NOC: 

S.no Occupation Title NOC skill
1 Financial auditors and accountants 1111 A
2 Other financial officers 1114 A
3 Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations 1123 A
4 Administrative assistants 1241 B
5 Accounting Technician and Book Keepers 1311 B
6 Civil engineers 2131 A
7 Information systems analysts and consultants 2171 A
8 Computer programmers and interactive media development 2174 A
9 Computer network technicians 2281 B
10 User support technicians 2282 B
11 Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses 3012 A
12 Licensed practical nurses 3233 B
13 College and other vocational instructors 4021 A
14 Paralegal and related occupations 4211 B
15 Social and community service workers 4212 B
16 Financial sales representatives 6235 B

Category B eligibility conditions:

If you wish to apply under Category B of Nova Scotia Express Entry Stream, check the following criteria before you proceed to apply-

  • Must have at least 6 years of work experience in any of the above mentioned occupations.
  • Comply with Foreign educational credential assessment
  • Language proficiency in either English or French with minimum CLB of 7
  • At least 67 points in nova scotia express entry stream point grid system
  • Must have a express entry profile 

Nevertheless, Nova Scotia Express Entry immigration stream (Category A) remains open at this time. To be eligible for category A, you must need a valid job offer letter from a Canadian employer/firm in operations in Nova Scotia. Also, the candidate must score minimum point requirement of 67 points as well as must have appropriate educational requirement and language ability.

What is Nova Scotia Nomination Program? 

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Posted By : Shridhar Ganguly
what is the chance of opening Nova Scotia for one more time?
23/10/2017 18:15 pm

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