Quebec is one of the most desired provinces in Canada. In addition to, there are many Province Nomination Program in Canada under Express Entry Program. Quebec is also a Province in Canada but it doesn’t come under Express Entry program.
Quebec has a separate Skilled worker program and Quebec In-Demand Occupation List 2021. The Skilled workers with high qualifications, skills, and relevant work experience are eligible to apply for Quebec skilled worker program according to the occupation of Quebec.
Quebec Skilled Worker Program (QSWP) enables highly educated and trained foreign nationals to immigrate to Quebec as skilled workers. Prospective immigrants who apply to the Skilled Worker Quebec Program are evaluated according to a selection grid of factors, and applicants who score enough points are given a Quebec Selection Certificate (CSQ) which they can then use to apply for Canadian permanent residency.
The Quebec government introduced the new Area of Training List in August 2018 to make the Quebec Selection Certificate (QSC) process easier for International Skilled Workers. Similarly in the year 2021 the government is ready to invite 40,000 new permanent residents.
Quebec Skilled Worker Program is run by the Quebec government and Federal Government of Canada. It allows talented and trained International foreigners who can contribute to the economy of Quebec and the job market as well.
An applicant who wishes to apply for QSWP has to meet a minimum of 50 points (in case of an unmarried individual without spouse/partner) or 59 points (in case of a married individual with spouse/partner) in order to qualify for this program according to the Quebec Point Calculator 2021.