1623 applicants were selected in the first Tech Draw by Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program

Saturday, 13 July 2019, 10:30 AM (GST)


1623 applicants were selected in the first Tech Draw by Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program 


In April 2019, the province of Ontario has planned to launch something for technology workers which is now unveiled with the implementation done the day after its launch on July 12, 2019.

The province of Ontario will now select the tech workers from the express entry system, the below-mentioned occupation qualifies to be eligible in tech workers stream.

  • Software engineers and designers
  • Computer programmers and interactive media developers
  • Computer engineers
  • Web designers and developers
  • Database analysts and data administrators
  • Computer and information systems managers


The applicant must meet the other requirements which include but not limited to –

  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree equivalent to the Canadian standard.
  • Minimum of 1 year of full-time work experience or equivalent in part-time work experience in the last 5 years in one of the occupations identified in tech stream.


On July 12, 2019, the province of Ontario has conducted the Tech draw & sent the Notification of interest to 1623 applicants with the CRS score range amid 439 to 459. Upon receiving the Notification of interest from the Ontario province, the candidate gets 45 days duration to submit a complete application with all the required documents for the review by Ontario program. The applicant may receive the result with the Provincial Nomination letter which supports in boosting the CRS score by 600 points & place the applicant in the front line to be selected by Federal government to apply for Permanent residency.


Nevertheless, the province of Ontario is gaining popularity in conducting surprise rounds of selection for any occupation which the program feels fit for the labor market needs under its Human Capital Priorities stream, which provides the opportunity for any occupation to be selected & notified by the province of Ontario. The province of Ontario have already revealed that the director of the program can apply any filters & selects the applicant which Ontario considers best for the Labour market after conducting the survey & meeting with the employers.


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