10 Steps to Apply for Canada Permanent Resident - Express Entry Foreign Skilled Worker Category


Step 1: Calculate your potential maximum score using the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) tools. Note: You can put assumed values for IELTS and Educational Assessment.

Step 2: If your potential CRS is 440++ then, take IELTS Exam and get all bachelor and masteral degrees assessed by designated organizations (e.g. IQAS or WES)

Step 3: Once IELTS and Educational Assessment is completed, visit the cic website and create your cic profile.

Step 4: Wait for Express Entry draws and if your CRS is selected, you will receive ITA (invitation to apply).

Step 5: Once you have ITA, you have limited number of days to submit your application.

Step 6: Proceed any of authorized panel of doctors to get upfront medical.

Step 7: Obtain all the required documents and upload it in your application. Don’t forget to check completeness of your submission and ensure that you satisfy the immigration requirements. If required, attached and upload Letter of Explation.

Step 8: Review your application before payment. Once you paid, you will received acknowledgement receipt.

Step 9: Status will chage from in progress to approved. Once approved, you will received Passport Request email from CIC.

Step 10: Follow the requirements in your email and visit any VSF Global (a designated caompany that facilitate visa stamping in behalf of canada embassy).