Saskatchewan Points Calculator

The Saskatchewan International Skilled Worker’s Expression of Interest (EOI) points grid is based on a total of 100 points. Candidate must score at least 60 points in order to be entered into the pool of eligible candidates for either Express Entry and Occupations In-Demand sub-category.
Up to 70 points are awarded under the following factors:

Skilled work experience;

Education and training;

Proficiency in English or French;


Selection factorPoints
Education and trainingMaximum 23 points
Skilled work experienceMaximum 15 points
Language abilityMaximum 20 points
AgeMaximum 12 points
Connection to Saskatchewan labour marketMaximum 30 points
TotalMaximum 100 points
Pass mark:60 points

If we talk about Education and training scores are given below on points grid:

Selection factorPoints
Master’s or Doctorate degree23
University degree that required at least three years of full-time study20
Trade certification equivalent to journey person status in Saskatchewan20
Degree, diploma or certificate that required at least two years of full-time post-secondary study, or certificate equivalent15
Degree, diploma or certificate that required at least one year of full-time post-secondary study, or certificate equivalent to a trade certificate12

Then we go on Skilled Work Experience and experience should be recent five years prior to the application:

Selection factorPoints
5 years10
4 years8
3 years6
2 years4
1 year2

The other factor as mentioned above is language ability:

Language abilityPoints
CLB 8 and higher20
CLB 718
CLB 616
CLB 514
CLB 412
English or French native speaker without language test results0

Applicant receive points according to age:

Less than 18 years0
18-21 years8
22-34 years12
35-45 years10
46-50 years8
Over 50 years0

The applicant also receive points for the connection to the Saskatchewan Labour Market and adaptability:

High skilled employment offer

The applicant has a job offer for an occupation classified at NOC level 0, A, B or a designated trade in Saskatchewan contains 30 points

Close relative in Saskatchewan

The applicant or accompanying spouse has a close relative that is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident residing in Saskatchewan.

Close relatives include:

Parents, Siblings, Grandparents, Aunts and uncles, Nieces and nephews, Cousins, and Step-family members or in-laws of the same relationships.

The family members in Saskatchewan must meet the requirements enlisted 20 points.

Previous work experience in Saskatchewan

The applicant worked in Saskatchewan for at least twelve cumulative months in the past five years on a valid work permit contain 5 points.

Previous student experience in Saskatchewan

The applicant studied at a recognized Saskatchewan education institution for at least one full-time academic year on a valid study permit contains 5 points as well.

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