Nova Scotia Nominee Program
Situated in the Maritime region of Canada, Nova Scotia is one of the four provinces that form Atlantic Canada. It is the small Canadian Province with Halifax as the provincial capital. It encompasses peninsula and offshore islands and is a home to puffins and seals. Nova Scotia is one of the three Canadian’s Maritime Provinces and is composed of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia peninsula and over 3000 other small Islands.
This province follows NS PNP i.e. Nova Scotia Provincial Nominee Program which allows the individuals with skills and talent to earn nomination certificate and thereby apply for the permanent residency. This nominee program is further categorized into 5 main streams that are:
Nova Scotia Demand: Express Entry
Launched on Jan 1, 2015, this stream is mainly designed for the highly skilled individuals with post secondary education. List of 29 eligible occupations are available for the candidates to choose from.
Nova Scotia Experience: Express Entry
This express entry immigration system allows selecting those highly skilled and talented candidates who have worked under a Nova Scotia employer for at least one year.
Skilled Worker Stream
Under this stream, workers in semi skilled, low skilled and skilled occupations are eligible to apply. This stream is particularly designed for those who have received a job offer from Nova Scotia employer.
Those applicants who have an ardent desire to start their own business and to get permanent settlement in Nova Scotia can apply under this entrepreneur system stream.
International Graduate Entrepreneur System Stream
Last but not the least, stream under which the candidate can apply is international graduate entrepreneur system. This stream only entertains those individuals who have complete 2 years of full time study from any recognized academic institution of Nova Scotia and have operated their own business for at least one year.