Manitoba, a province in Canada, conducted its most recent draw on January 25, 2024. This draw, part of the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP), saw 275 invitations extended to candidates across all three streams: Skilled Worker in Manitoba, International Education Stream, and Skilled Worker Overseas. Notably, this marked the second draw of the month for Manitoba, with the preceding one held on January 11, attracting 423 candidates from the Expression of Interest (EOI) pool.
Detailed Breakdown of Manitoba PNP Latest Draw Results
Skilled Worker in Manitoba (Completed Post-Secondary Study in Manitoba)
- Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) issued: 156
- Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 772
International Education Stream
- Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) issued: 78
Skilled Worker Overseas
- Letters of Advice to Apply (LAA) issued: 41
- Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 713
Out of the 275 invitations granted in this draw, 29 were allocated to candidates who declared a valid Express Entry profile number and job seeker validation code.
It is imperative to acknowledge that the specific requirements and scoring criteria may change over time, adapting to the evolving needs of the province. Typically, candidates with higher scores and those possessing skills or work experience in professions listed on the Manitoba In-demand Occupation List stand a better chance of receiving invitations to apply for a Canadian Permanent Residency (PR) visa.
Insights into MPNP Draw Mechanics
MPNP draws are generally conducted weekly, though exceptions may occur. The frequency, size, and date of these draws are dictated by the needs of the MPNP application inventory. Currently, the processing time for immigration to Canada under the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program ranges from 8 to 12 months.
Aspiring candidates should stay informed about the evolving criteria and trends within MPNP draws to enhance their chances of successful immigration. The province’s commitment to attracting skilled individuals remains evident through these regular invitation rounds, contributing to the vibrant and diverse fabric of Manitoba’s workforce.