How to Immigrate to Canada from UAE

Do you want to Immigrate to Canada from UAE in 2019? Thinking of moving to Canada from UAE is a fruitful step as this nation not only offers growth opportunities on personal and professional upfront but also serves quality living to its permanent residents and citizens.

Interesting candidates can apply for Permanent Residency Visa through numerous visa programs – Express Entry System, provincial nominee program (PNP), and Quebec Skilled Worker Program (QSWP), etc. In this page, we will tell you the whole procedure including eligibility requirement, processing time, cost.

Canada and UAE shares cordial relations since 1974 and have their Embassy located in each other capitals. Canada has always been acceptable to people from around the world regardless of race, religion, etc.  UAE citizens might get astounded by Canada’s serene beauty, Liberal policies, freedom, and cultural assortment. If you want to immigrate to Canada  from UAE, you can choose the pathways depending on your eligibility:

a) Express Entry System

This program is specifically designed for International Skilled Workers who have relevant skills and work experience and can give their contribution in enhancing its economy. It is the fastest immigration process monitored by IRCC (Immigration Refugee and Citizenship Canada). This program provides permanent residency to candidates who are applying for pr visa.  It is segregated into three sub-categories:

a) Federal Skilled Worker Program

This stream belongs to overseas nationals with skills and experience.

b) Federal Skilled Trades Program

This is for people whose field of occupation is in technical or skilled trade occupations.

c) Canada Experience Class

Candidates who’re already living in Canada on temporary work visa or study permit.

b) Quebec Skilled Worker Program (QSWP)

This is an official immigration program for Quebec Immigration to be able to qualify for Canada Immigration under this program the candidate needs to fulfill the eligibility criteria of the Quebec Immigration Points Calculator 2018 and the Quebec Occupations List 2018. After which the Candidate can apply for a Quebec Provincial Nominee Certificate. Once the candidate has obtained the Quebec Provincial Nomination, the process for obtaining a Canada Permanent Residency (PR Visa) speeds up.

c) Provincial Nominee Program (PNPs)

This scheme is for the provinces and territories of Canada. Every province has its own provincial nominee program with set of requirements and to qualify it, you have to meet them. There are PNPs like SINP, OINP, AINP BCPNP, etc. It is a pathway to attain permanent residency in Canada. The selection criteria is entirely based on the labour market needs of the province.  Once you get provincial nomination certificate, you can apply for PR to IRCC , to be eligible to live and settle in the province permanently.

Steps to migrate to Canada from UAE 

1.You have to get done (Educational Credential Assessment ) ECA from a recognized entity and result of English langauge proficiency exam (IELTS). You have to find out your occupation belongs to which level on NOC list.

2. First you have to create Express entry profile and submit an EOI (expression of Interest). You have to score at least 67 points to qualify. Your application will be reviewd by IRCC and score is given to you.

3. If your profile gets selceted by IRCC, you get invittaion to apply (ITA) to apply for PR visa.

4. You will be given 60 days duration to lodge a visa application.

Key requirements to apply for Immigration to Canada from the UAE

You have to meet all the requirements to be eligible to apply:

a) You have to get done the Educational Credential Assessment report.

b) Score good band on English language proficiency test

c) You have to apply online and attain the desired score based on factors – age, education, language proficiency, experience, etc.

d) You have to meet health and character requirements.

e) You have to meet the eligibility criteria of the visa program you’re applying to.

If you are looking to immigrate to Canada from UAE, you can consult our immigration experts for visa assistance. Dial our official helpline +91-7042184185 or send your queries to info@makevisa.com.

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