How to immigrate on the basis of Quebec skilled worker program?


Quebec is one of the thirteen provinces and territories of Canada. This city is filled with history, culture, architecture, nature, and cuisines. There are many worth seeking sites in Québec where people can to get round and satiate the wander lust. Government of Quebec welcomes the foreign skilled nationals to live, work and settle here and makes a contribution in the economic and social life in the city. To get the skilled visa in Quebec you need to get Quebec immigration program points. CWC is the best and renowned visa consultant for delivering the consultation in Canadian immigration. We have the experience of over 15 years for consulting the emigration to Canada.

Quebec Skilled Worker Program:

Government of Quebec and the Canadian Federal Government launched a program named Quebec Skilled Worker Program in which the foreign nationals who are highly qualified and well experienced can apply. The Skilled Worker Quebec Program is evaluated according to a number of factors and applicants who score enough points are given a Quebec Selection Certificate (CSQ) which they can then use to apply for Canadian permanent residency.

Eligibility criteria for Quebec skilled worker program:

Quebec Skilled Worker Program points are awarded according to Immigration Quebec selection criteria in order to identify which possible immigrants are most likely to flourish economically in Quebec. To qualify for immigration to Canada as a Quebec-selected skilled worker,

A solo applicant must score at least 50 points.

Potential immigrants who apply with a spouse or a common-law partner must score at least 59 points in order to be eligible for the Quebec skilled workers Program.

Eligibility for the Quebec Immigration Skilled Worker Program is determined by these selection factors.

  • Age
  • Education
  • Language Proficiency
  • Work Experience
  • Accompanying Children
  • Valid Job Offer

Points of age:

Age (in years)Points
18- 35 years16
36 years14
37 years12
38 years10
39 years8
40 years6
41 years4
42 years2

Points of educational qualification:

PhD (Doctorate)14
Master’s degree12
UG diploma with 3+ years10
UG diploma with 2+ years6
UG diploma with 1+ years4
Postsecondary school technical diploma attesting to 3 years of full-time studies8
Postsecondary school technical diploma attesting 1-2 years of full-time studies6
Secondary school Vocational Diploma6
Secondary school General Diploma2

Points of work experience:

Duration of work experiencePoints
More than 4years8
36- 47 months6
24- 35 months6
12- 23 months4
6- 11 months4

Points of Job offer:

Type of Job offerPoints
Employment offer in the Montreal metropolitan area8
Employment offer outside Montreal1

Points of Accompanying Children:

Child agePoints
12 years or younger4
13- 19 years of age2

Points of language proficiency:

Under the language proficiency candidate can get maximum 22 points in Skilled Worker Program. French language skills are preferred by Quebec Immigration and consequently.  French language proficiency is weighted more strongly than English language proficiency with an opportunity for the applicant to score 16 points for French compared to 6 points for English. Immigration Quebec accepts several different English and French evaluation tests


  • Diplomas from the Centre international d’études pédagogiques (CIEP)
  • Chambre de commerce et d’industrie de Paris Île-de-France (CCIP-IDF)


  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Quebec connection:

Skilled immigrants who have their families or spouses in Quebec can get the privilege of 8 points. The sub-category for having family members in Quebec offers up to 3 points whereas Stay in Quebec sub-category can provide up to 5 points.

Please note: family members who are dwelling in Canada but not in Quebec do not count under this category. Points are only awarded for relatives actively residing in Montreal, Quebec City, Gatineau, Sherbrooke, Trois-Rivieres (Three Rivers), Saguenay, Drummondville, or any other city, town, village or area in the Province of Quebec.

Points of family in Quebec:

Relation with family memberPoints
Uncle or aunt0
Nephew or niece0

Points of Visiting Quebec:

Time period of  their visiting QuebecPoints
Worked in Quebec for at least 3 months (includes Working Holiday Visa holders)5
Worked in Quebec for at least 6 months5
Studied in Quebec for at least 6 months5
Studied in Quebec for at least 3 months  5
Stayed in Quebec (not for work or school) for more than 2 weeks1
Stayed in Quebec (not for work or school) for more than 3 months2
Visited Quebec for less than 2 weeks0


If you are longing to be emigrant in the province of Canada, Quebec Skilled Work Program is best fit for you. CWC is the leading immigration in providing best visa consultancy to Canada. Calculate your Quebec Immigration Program point and precede your file through CWC immigration consultants. For the more detailed information contact us or visit our office.

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