Points for Education – FSW
(Maximum 25 points)
Selection points can be earned for your education.
To obtain points, it is necessary to:
- prove that you earned a Canadian diploma or certificate, OR
- have an agency approved by CIC evaluate your foreign education and show that it is valid and equal to a completed Canadian credential.
On the time of your application, your Canadian credential or your foreign credential and Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) report must be included in the application.
|Education||Maximum 25 Points|
|University degree at the Doctoral (PhD) level or equal||25|
|University degree at the Master’s level or equal ORUniversity level entry-to-practice professional degree (or equal). Occupation related to the degree must be:
Note: Degree program must be in one of these fields of study: Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, Dentistry, Podiatry, Optometry, Law, Chiropractic Medicine, or Pharmacy.
|Two or more Canadian post-secondary degrees or diplomas or equal (at least one must be for a program of at least three years)||22|
|Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma for a program of three years or longer, or equal||21|
|Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma for a two-year program, or equal||19|
|Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma for a one-year program, or equal||15|
|Canadian high school diploma, or equal||5|
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