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Immigrate to Calgary under the Skilled Worker Program

Immigrating to Calgary under the Skilled Worker Program

Calgary is quickly becoming one of the biggest economic hotspots and havens for new immigrants under the Federal Skilled Worker program.

Calgary, the largest city in Alberta, is the top oil-producing region of Canada and is expected to create 100,000 jobs during the next eight years – most of which will have to be filled by immigrants under the Federal Skilled Worker Program in occupations such as electricians, engineers and construction workers.

Engineers can also immigrate to Alberta using the Alberta Provincial Nominee Program, which can fast-track immigration for those applicants.

Many places in central western Canada are not normally seen as havens for immigrants, but Calgary is quickly becoming a diverse city in Canada – approximately 25 per cent of Calgary’s population is visible minorities, while the mayor of Calgary, Naheed Nenshi is a Muslim whose parents immigrated to Canada from Tanzania.

For more information about the Federal Skilled Worker Program, click here.

For more information on the Alberta Provincial Nominee Program, click here.

For contact information for our Calgary Immigration Lawyer Office, click here.

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About Michael Niren

Michael is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto. He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association’s Citizenship and Immigration Section and the Associate Member of the American Bar Association. Read more

4 thoughts on “Immigrate to Calgary under the Skilled Worker Program


    i would like to immigrate to calgary and i want your help

    1. Immigration Lawyers

      Hi Akm,

      Thank you for contacting us at VisaPlace! We would love to help you immigrate to Calgary. Hiring an immigration lawyer will help you get answers to all of your questions, plus it will increase the chance of getting a visa approved. Please, complete this form for me it is just a quick and easy way for me to learn more details about you and your situation so that I will be able to advise you accurately and determine the best avenue for us to take to give you the best legal advice.

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  2. khalil al saddi

    i would like to immigrate to calgary and i want your help

    1. owen

      Hello Khalil,

      You should try to score at least 6.0 in each section of the IELTS and have at least one year of full time skilled work experience in order to be eligible for express entry. We would be happy to help you immigrate, and once you fill out our free online assessment form, one of our immigration professionals will be in touch with you shortly



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