Here are Canadian immigration pathways for tech workers

July 20, 2020

By CIC News |

Canada’s tech sector has been booming in recent years.

Even in spite of the coronavirus pandemic, the sector remains strong with companies actively recruiting talent.

Due to its need for more ICT workers, Canada offers many permanent and temporary pathways to support the sector. These include general programs for skilled workers, and specific programs dedicated for tech talent.

Whether you wish to move to Canada on a permanent or temporary basis, the following are key options for you to consider.

Express Entry

Express Entry is Canada’s main way of managing skilled worker applications for permanent residence. It is an extremely popular option for global tech talent looking to immigrate to Canada. Tech workers are the main occupational group of immigrants who move to Canada through Express Entry.

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