In the last immigration rounds of British Columbia, which took place on January 3 and 10, a total of 340 professionals and foreign alumni were invited to apply for a nomination from the province under the provincial program of British Columbia (BC PNP). All BC PNP categories are managed within the BC's Skills Immigration Registration System (SIRS). To apply through the SIRS, eligible applicants are required to register, after which they are awarded an assessment based on their data on economic and human capital. Candidates with the highest scores are invited to apply. Categories managed within the framework of SIRS require candidates to offer from the employer in BC.
|Date||Category||Minimum Score Required||Number of ITAs Issued|
January 3, 2018 (Includes tech-only draw on January 10, 2018)
|EEBC – Skilled Worker||75||340|
|EEBC – International Graduate||70|
|SI - Skilled Worker||75|
|SI – International Graduate||70|
|SI - Entry Level and Semi-Skilled||40|