Alberta immigrant Nominee Program has been renamed as Alberta Advantage Immigration Program. Two new streams will also be added to this program. These streams are Rural Renewal Stream and Rural Enterprise Stream. Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has made an announcement of changing the name of the immigration department of the province.
|Date||Type of draw||No. of candidates invited||Stream||Score|
|February 16, 2022||PNP||400||Skilled professionals
Highlights of the AAIP Draw
- Two new streams in the Alberta Advantage Immigration program include Rural renewal Stream and Rural Enterprise Stream
- 400 Express Entry PNP candidates are invited
- The CRS score will be 340. After receiving the nomination 600 points will be added and the candidates will be eligible for Express Entry PNP.
About AAIP Draw
On February 18, 2022, details of the third list of AAIP or Alberta Advantage Immigration Program was published. The minimum Comprehensive Ranking Score of the applicants should be 340. A list of occupations has also been released, and it includes
- Retail sales supervisors
- Accounting technicians and bookkeepers
- Engineering managers
- Administrative officers
- Food service supervisors
- Administrative assistants
- Civil engineers
Eligibility criteria for AAIP
Candidates must have a valid work permit before they apply for the AAIP program. A valid work permit includes
- LMIA or Labor Market Impact Assessment
- A Post Graduation Work Permit
- An open work permit
When the application is submitted and during the assessment of the AAIP application, candidates must be working in an eligible occupation in Alberta. For a post-graduation work permit, a candidate should have an occupation related to his field. The candidate should also hold a one-year post-graduate diploma or post-baccalaureate certificate.
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Advantages of AAIP draw
Here are some of the advantages of the AAIP program
- Applicants will get a lot of job opportunities through this draw
- If an applicant gets nomination directly from the province, his application processing will be completed within six months
Important facts regarding AAIP as per Jason Kenney, the Alberta Premier
- Rural Renewal Stream and Rural Entrepreneur Stream have been included for the encouragement of talented professionals
- Rural Renewal Stream is for the people who got a job offer from a company in Alberta. These people have to work in The rural community
- Rural Entrepreneur is for the people who want to start a new business or purchase an existing business
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