New immigration programs will grant PR to more than 90,000 workers and students

More than 90,000 temporary residents in Canada will have the opportunity to become permanent residents this year through six new immigration pathways set to launch on May 6, 2021.

“We want you to stay”, says Minister of Immigration.

These new Canadian immigration pathways will target essential workers, international students, and French speakers.

Occupations for each stream are :

Health Occupations

20,000 applications for temporary workers in health care

International Students

40,000 applications for international students who graduated from a Canadian institution

Essential Occupations

30,000 applications for temporary workers in other selected essential occupations