- Cost of applying PR in Canada from India
Step – 1 – IELTS
IELTS – 14,000 INR approx.
Results – takes up to 15 days from the exam date.
Exam Specification – IELTS General Training for Permanent residency
IELTS Academic module for students.
Step 2 – ECA – Educational Credential Assessment bodies for Canada PR.
Authorized assessment bodies
WES – World Education Services
IQAS – International Qualification Assessment Services
ICAS – International Credential Assessment Service of Canada
ICES – International Credential Evaluation Service
MCC – Medical Council of Canada
PEBC – Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada.
Note: If your university not is listed in WES then we need to check in any one of these IQAS, ICAS and ICES where in MCC for Medical and PEBC for Pharmacy.
In case, you have done WES already make sure the Educational equivalence is equivalent to Canada wherein, the WES report US equivalence is not considered for Canada PR.
WES Assessment timeline – 30 to 45 business days
IQAS – 6 months. It can also be extended in certain cases.
Step – 3 Express Entry
Launching Application into Express Entry pool
Wait for Invitation to apply or Provincial Nomination Program – PNP – Interest letter
Express Entry takes place twice a month
Highest score will get the invitation to apply for the visa from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada – IRCC.
IF you don’t meet the required score then you need to wait for PNP- Invitation Interest Letter.
Step – 4
Once you receive ITA – Visa Submission- 60 day’s time from the date of ITA received.
Apply for PCC – Police Clearance Certification immediately
Apply for MCC – Medical Clearance Certificate
Proof of funds – Make sure that you have enough funds to show IRCC as per the Canada requirement.
NOTE – PoF required number of family members.
One person 12,669 CAD – 6,77,400 INR
Two Persons 15,772 CAD – 8,43,300 INR
Three People 19,390 CAD – 10,36,000 INR
Step -5 Pay the Visa Submission Fees as per below
CAD for each adult
CAD for each Kid
CAD landing fees this could be paid even after landing in Canada
CAD Biometric fees for each person.
Hope this helps 🙂