Temporary Foreign Workers and International Students on a Post Graduate Work Permit in Canada can apply for Canadian Permanent Residence through this specialized and privileged stream. Applicants in the stream apply through Express Entry. Applicants in the pool compete with other applicants and may be either invited to apply under the FSW or through CEC special draws / round of invitations.
Historically, the cut off points for CEC in Express Draws are lower than the cut off for FSW.
Applicants are required to meet the criteria of FSW.
Experience: Minimum 1 year of full time or equivalent part time work experience in last 3 years at NOC 0, A or B.
Language: CLB 7 for NOC 0 & A jobs, CLB 5 for NOC B jobs.
Education: No Education requirement. however your post secondary education in Canada or outside will give you additional points.