Atlantic International Graduate Program

The International Graduate Program of the AIP is pointed at applicants who have a degree, certification, or other credentials from a publicly-funded organization in an Atlantic province.

Atlantic International Graduate Program

Eligibility Requirements For Atlantic International Graduate Program

To get eligible for this stream, you must follow these requirements for applying quickly.

  • Job Offer
  • Work Experience
  • Education
  • Language
  • proof of funds

More Details About International Graduate Program Requirements

Job Offer

Applicants must have a work proposal that is:

  • From an AIP preferred company in an Atlantic province.
  • Full-time (a minimum of 28 hours per week) and non-periodically.
  • NOC Skill type must be 0, A, B, or C.
  • Made using the proper governmental form.

The job proposal of the candidate does not require him to be in the same profession as a past work activity. However, an applicant does need to satisfy professional conditions for the business, as listed in the NOC.

Work Experience

Applicants do not require work practice.


Applicants must have:

  • At least a 2-year degree, certificate, contract, or apprenticeship license from an approved organization in an Atlantic province.
  • Been a full-time pupil in Canada for at least 2 years.
  • Certified in the 2 years before the requested date.
  • Resided in one of the Atlantic provinces for at least 16 months in the previous 2 years before graduation.
  • Had a visa or authorized to work, learn or train in Canada.

An applicant does not pass if their study or training included:

  • English or French second language programs.
  • A candidate cannot join if their knowledge or fellowship needs them to declare their home country after graduation.


Applicants must:

  • Score at least CLB level 4 in the exam in English or French.
  • Take an authorized language test and satisfy the level for speaking, listening, interpreting, and writing.
  • Results must be a minimum of 2 years old on the date of request.

Proof of Funds

Applicants need to show they have sufficient money to sustain themselves and their families after migration. Amounts depend on the family members and involve family members a candidate backs that are not immigrating.

Express Entry ProfileNo
Work ExperienceNo Minimum
Language AbilityCLB 4
Education LevelPost Secondary
Job OfferYes
Connection to the ProvinceNot required

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