Quebec enjoys independence in its immigration procedures, setting it apart from other Canadian provinces. It possesses a diverse range of immigration programs that enable the selection of immigrants who can readily acclimate to the province's daily life and contribute to its economic growth. To become a permanent resident of Quebec, one can pursue the Quebec Skilled Worker Program (QSWP).

Requirements for Quebec Skilled Worker Program

To be eligible for the Quebec Skilled Worker Program (QSWP) as a skilled worker, you must satisfy the following minimum criteria:

  • Possess at least one diploma that fulfills the educational requirements in Quebec.
  • Have acquired training and skills relevant to your field.
  • Demonstrate the intention to work and establish permanent residence in the province.
  • Your application for the QSWP is evaluated based on the following factors:

  • Education
  • Work experience
  • Valid job offer
  • Language proficiency
  • Financial capability
  • Additional qualifications
Points test

Quebec Points Calculator

Qualification Points
Doctorate 14
Master’s Degree 12
UG Diploma with 3 or more years of duration 10
UG Diploma with 2 years of duration 6
UG Diploma with 1 year of the duration 4
Post-secondary school technical diploma attesting to 3 years of full-time studies 8
Post-secondary school technical diploma attesting 1-2 years of full-time studies 6
Secondary school Vocational diploma 6
Secondary School diploma 2


Age (In Years) Points
42 2
41 4
40 6
39 8
38 10
37 12
36 14
18-35 16

Work Experience

Work Experience (In Months) Points
Less than 6 months 0
6 months to 1 year 4
1 to 2 year 4
2 to 3 year 6
3 to 4 year 6
More than 4 years 8

Valid Employment Offer

Employment Offer Points
Valid Job Offer in the Montreal Metropolitan Area 8
Valid Job Offer outside the Montreal Metropolitan Area 14

Accompanying Children

Age Points
12 years 4
13 – 19 years 2

Fees for the Quebec Skilled Worker Program

Candidate Fees in CAD
Primary $785
Secondary $168
Dependent Child $168 (per child)

Processing time

The duration of your application processing primarily relies on the local labor market demand. With the submission of the required documents, the average processing time is approximately 17 months.

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