Canadian Experience Class (CEC)

Are you looking to immigrate to Canada under the Canadian Experience Class (CEC)? There are several economic class programs that are designed to bring immigrants in their dream country who can establish themselves economically without much of hassles. The Canadian Experience Class is the program that is managed by the Express Entry program and its processing time is around 6 months as soon as the Invitation to Apply (ITA) is received.


At Arish Immigration, we are a full-service immigration consultancy providing best-in-class immigration guidance to experienced applicants who want to file an application under Canadian Experience Class. We are well versed with the filing procedures and aim to lodge an error-free visa application.

What Are The Eligibility Requirements for CEC?

An applicant must:

  • Have at least a year of full-time work experience in Canada within 36 months of filing an application.
  • Have job experience in a managerial job, professional job, technical job and skilled trade.
  • Meet the minimum language score of CLB 5 or 7 on the Canadian Language Benchmark.
  • Plan to live and work outside of the province of Quebec.

Can International Students Apply For A CEC?

When it comes to getting the simplest path to achieve the Canadian permanent residence for the international students, Canadian Experience Class (CEC) is the right choice to opt for. Once a student completes its study program or course of study at a Canadian college or university, he’ll be able to stay in the country and work on postgraduate work permits.

Also, if an international graduate obtains at least one year of Canadian work experience in a field related to the technical or professional domain, he/she may become eligible to apply under the CEC.

To know more about Canadian Experience Class and eligibility requirements, feel free to request a consultation from our immigration experts at Arish Immigration

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