Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada assesses your eligibility for the Federal Skilled Worker Program through Six Selection factors, namely, Age, Education, Language, Work Experience, Arranged Employment and Adaptability. Points are awarded out of 100, and to be eligible for this program, one needs to get at least 67 points. If a candidate scores less than 67 points out of 100, they cannot apply for Canadian permanent residency under the Federal Skilled Worker Program. A skilled Worker Calculator also helps you understand the factors you need to improve to qualify for this program.

First official language (Maximum 24 points)

Reading (CLB Level)
CLB level 9 or Above
CLB level 8
CLB level 7
Below CLB level 7
Writing (CLB Level)
CLB level 9 or Above
CLB level 8
CLB level 7
Below CLB level 7
Listening (CLB Level)
CLB level 9 or Above
CLB level 8
CLB level 7
Below CLB level 7
Speaking (CLB Level)
CLB level 9 or Above
CLB level 8
CLB level 7
Below CLB level 7

Second official language (Maximum 4 points)

Yes      No

Education (Maximum 25 Points):

  University degree at the Doctoral (PhD) level or equal
  University degree at the Master's level or equal
  Bachelors degree theee or more years
  Prefessional degree needed to practice in licensed profession
  Two or more Canadian post-secondary degrees or diplomas or equal (at least one must be for a program of at least three years)
  Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma for a program of three years or longer, or equal
  Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma for a two-year program, or equal
  Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma for a one-year program, or equal
  Canadian high school diploma, or equal
0

Experience (Maximum 15 Points):

Not Met

Age (Maximum 12 Points):

Not Met

Adaptability (Maximum 10 Points):

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  Your spouse or partner’s language level.
Your spouse or common-law partner has a language level in either English or French at CLB 4 level or higher in all 4 language abilities (speaking, listening, reading and writing). To get these points, you must submit your spouse or common-law partner’s test results from an approved agency when you apply. The language tests are valid for 2 years after the date of the test result. They must be valid on the day you apply for permanent residence.
  Your past studies in Canada
You completed at least 2 academic years of full-time study (in a program at least 2 years long) at a secondary or post-secondary school in Canada. Full-time study means at least 15 hours of classes per week. You must have stayed in good academic standing (as set out by the school) during that time.
  Your spouse or partner’s past study in Canada
Your spouse or common-law partner completed at least 2 academic years of full-time study (in a program at least 2 years long) at a secondary or post-secondary school in Canada. Full-time study means at least 15 hours of classes per week, and your spouse or partner must have stayed in good academic standing (as set out by the school) during that time.
  Your past work in Canada
You did at least 1 year of full-time work in Canada:
  1. In a job listed in Skill Type 0 or Skill Levels A or B of the National Occupational Classification (NOC).
  2. And, with a valid work permit, or while authorized to work in Canada.
  Your spouse or common-law partner’s past work in Canada
Your spouse or partner did at least 1 year of full-time work in Canada on a valid work permit or while authorized to work in Canada.
  Arranged Employment in Canada
You earned points for having arranged employment.
  Relatives in Canada
You, or your spouse or common-law partner, have a relative who is:living in Canada 18 years or older and a Canadian citizen or permanent resident This relative must be a: parent, grandparent, child, grandchild, your or your spouse’s sibling (child of your or your spouse’s parent), your or your spouse’s aunt or uncle (by blood or marriage), your or your spouse’s niece or nephew (grandchild of your or your spouse’s parent)
Not Met

Arranged Employment in Canada (Maximum 10 Points):

Yes.      No
Not Met

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