March 27, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

British Columbia PNP

Under the BC PNP (Tech Pilot), a total of 37 invitations have been issued across the 29 key technology occupations of the BC PNP Tech Pilot program.

Below is the statistics of the latest BC PNP Tech Pilot draw:

Category Minimum score Total number of invitations
EEBC – Skilled Worker 89 37
SI – International Graduate 97
SI – Skilled Worker 89
EEBC – International Graduate 97

Candidates who qualified (that is, candidates who had secured the minimum required score under each individual category of the Tech Pilot) were selected for immigration to Canada, provided their occupation fell under the National Occupation Classification (NOC) codes pertaining to the occupations recognised as ‘Key Technology Occupations’. All the 29 key technology occupations recognised by the government of British Columbia are listed below:

NOC Code Job title
00131         Telecommunication carriers managers
00213         Computer and information systems managers
00512         Managers – publishing, motion pictures, broadcasting and performing arts
02131         Civil engineers
02132         Mechanical engineers
02133         Electrical and electronics engineers
02134         Chemical engineers
02147         Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)
02171         Information systems analysts and consultants
02172         Database analysts and data administrators
02173         Software engineers and designers
02174         Computer programmers and interactive media developers
02175         Web designers and developers
02221         Biological technologists and technicians
02241         Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians
02242         Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)
02243         Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics
02281         Computer network technicians
02282         User support technicians
02283         Information systems testing technicians
05121         Authors and writers
05122         Editors
05125         Translators, terminologists and interpreters
05224         Broadcast technicians
05225         Audio and video recording technicians
05226         Other technical and coordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting and the performing arts
05227         Support occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, photography and the performing arts
05241         Graphic designers and illustrators
06221         Technical sales specialists – wholesale trade

Are you considering moving to British Columbia? If so, then getting to know more about the province (its climate, geography, etc.) would be key to your decision-making. You can find some relevant information by clicking here.

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