In the latest Manitoba PNP draw held on April 23, a total of 132 candidates received Letters of Advice (LAAs) to apply for provincial nomination. The invited candidates belong to Skilled Workers in Manitoba, International Education Stream and Skilled Workers Overseas categories of Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP).
Of the total number of LAAs issued in the April 23 Manitoba PNP draw, 93 went to candidates with a minimum score of 489 points. While International Education Stream candidates received 14 LAAs, the remaining 25 LAAs were issued to Skilled Workers Overseas candidates with a minimum score of 714. The Skilled Workers Overseas candidates were selected through Strategic Recruitment Initiative of MPNP. The number of Express Entry candidates who received LAAs in the latest Manitoba PNP draw is 7.
Skilled Worker in Manitoba Stream
Candidates are invited under the Skilled Worker in Manitoba Stream of Manitoba PNP on the basis of the specific requirements of the employers in the province. The Stream prioritizes candidates with a previous connection to Manitoba
Skilled Worker in Manitoba Stream has two pathways. Manitoba Work Experience Pathway is for those who are currently working in Manitoba on temporary work permits. Employer Direct Recruitment Pathway is for applicants with a job offer from an approved employer in Manitoba.
Skilled Worker Overseas stream
The Skilled Worker Overseas Stream of Manitoba PNP has both a dedicated direct Express Entry pathway and a direct provincial pathway. The stream targets international skilled workers with work experience in one of the in-demand occupations of the province. The Stream gives preference to those candidates who have a close family member residing in the province and official language proficiency.
International graduates from the post-secondary institutions of Manitoba can apply for provincial nomination through International Education Stream. The three pathways under the stream are:
- Career Employment Pathway
- Graduate Internship Pathway
- Student Entrepreneur Pathway
Those who have completed a study program with a duration of at least one year in a post-secondary institution in Manitoba are eligible under this pathway. Further, the candidate must have full-time job offer in an In-demand occupation, which is related to their field of study. Graduate Internship Pathway is for Masters and Doctoral degree holders. For Student Entrepreneur Pathway, the candidate must have completed a post-secondary study program with a duration of at least two years in a Manitoba institution. The candidate must also have business operation experience of at least six months in Manitoba.
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