Quebec Point Based System for Skilled Worker Category

Point Based System of Quebec Selected Skilled Worker:

  • To qualify for Quebec immigrations, you need to score a minimum of 103 out of total 120 points.
  • To qualify in Quebec migrations for skilled workers there are basic factors of evaluation such as educational qualification, training area, experience, age, language abilities in French and English, Stay & Family in Quebec, Adaptability of your family and valid employment offer.

Please refer to the below table to get the point distribution for Quebec Immigrations:

Factor Maximum Points
A.      Level of Education 30
B.      Experience 8
C.      Age 16
D.      Language Skills 22
E.       Stay & Family in Quebec 8
F.       Characteristics of Spouse 17
G.     Fund/ Account Balance (if you have approximately 10-15 lakhs INR *) 1
Minimum threshold range for employability 42-50
Minimum threshold range for preliminary examination and selection 49-57
Total Points 120

 

  1. Educational Qualifications:

A maximum of 30 points are to be allocated to education category:

Degree Points
Foreign Diploma Part II 16
Foreign Diploma Part I 12
Academic Cycle 3 year + 10
University cycle 2 year 6
University cycle 1 year 4
Post-secondary Technical 3 years and Field training 12-16 points 10
Post-secondary Technical 3 years 8
Post secondary vocational 1 year or Technical 1-2 years degree or diploma With Training 12-16 points 10
Post-secondary degree or diploma technical 1 or 2 yrs 6
Post-secondary degree or diploma general (2 yrs) 4
Secondary Specialized high school 6
Secondary General 2
  1. Work Experience:

A maximum of 8 points are allocated in this category:

Years Points
Less than 6 months 0
6 – 23 months 4
24-47 months 6
48 months or more 8
  1. Age:

A maximum of 16 points are allocated in this category:

Age Points
UNDER 18 0
18-35 16
36 14
37 12
38 10
39 8
40 6
41 4
42 2
43  or more 0

 

  1. Language Skills: French as 1st Official Language Skill:

A maximum of 22 points are allocated for language skills in French and English. French is the official language of communication in Quebec. Below is the list of points allocated for each skill level in French:

 

Factor

Points (Max) Depends on skill level
Listening Comprehension 0-7
Oral Communication 0-7
Written Comprehension 0-1
Written Communication 0-1

 

  1. Language Skills: English as 2nd Official Language Skill:

A maximum of 22 points are allocated for language skills in French and English.  Below is the list of points allocated for each skill level in English:

Factor Points
Listening Comprehension 0,1 or 2
Oral Communication 0, 1 or 2
Written Comprehension 0 or1
Written Communication 0 or 1

 

  1. Stay with Family in Quebec:
Foreign worker or Foreign Students stay Points
Foreign worker or foreign student 6 months or more 5
Foreign worker or foreign student 3 months or less than 6 months 5
Participant in a PVT for work purposes 3 months or more 5
Other Stays 3 months or more 2
Other Stays 2 weeks to less than 3 months 1
Family member in Quebec Such as Son, Daughter, Father, Mother, Brother, Sister, Grandfather, Grandmother, etc…. 3

 

  1. Specific Characteristics of Spouse

A maximum of 17 points are allocated for spouse of the applicants with detailed score split mentioned below:

Education of Spouse:

Degree Points
Academic Cycle 3 year + 4
University cycle 2 year 4
University cycle 1 year 3
Post-secondary Technical 3 years 3
Post secondary vocational 1 year or Technical 1-2 years degree or diploma With Training 12-16 points 2
Post-secondary degree or diploma technical 1 or 2 yrs 2
Post-secondary degree or diploma general (2 yrs) 1
Secondary Specialized high school 2
Secondary General 1
Training Area: Points in Part 1 foreign diploma or Part 2 foreign diploma 0-4

Age of Spouse:

Age Points
UNDER 18 0
18-35 3
36 2
37 2
38 2
39 2
40 1
41 1
42 1
43  or more 0

 

Language proficiency in French:

Factor Points
Listening Comprehension 0-3
Oral Communication 0-3

 

Valid Job Offer from a Quebec Employer:

 A maximum of 10 points are allocated to employers with valid job offers as detailed below:

Factor Points
Job offer validated in the RMM 8
Job offer validated outside the RMM 10
  1. Fund/ Account Balance:

If you have approximately 10-15 lakhs INR in your bank account, you get 1 point extra in Quebec immigration point based system.

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