From May 4th, 2013 to April 30th, 2014, a limit of 5,000 Federal Skilled Worker (FSW) applications will be considered for processing.
Applications will be received from individuals with skills and experience in one of 24 eligible occupations. For each occupation, a maximum number of 300 applications will be accepted.
A cap of 1,000 applications has been placed for acceptance under the PhD stream.
These limits do not apply to those applications with a job offer from a Canadian employer.
Applications received per eligible occupation:
|Eligible Occupation (listed by NOC code)||Number of Complete Applications Received (out of 300)|
|2013-05-04||1 month ago||1 week ago||Most recent|
|0211 Engineering managers||300||300||300|
|1112 Financial and investment analysts||300||300||300|
|2113 Geoscientists and oceanographers||74||83||93|
|2131 Civil engineers||300||300||300|
|2132 Mechanical engineers||300||300||300|
|2134 Chemical engineers||236||300||300|
|2143 Mining engineers||10||11||13|
|2144 Geological engineers||109||9||13|
|2145 Petroleum engineers||6||130||139|
|2146 Aerospace engineers||47||59||64|
|2147 Computer engineers (except software engineers/designers)||300||300||300|
|2154 Land surveyors||30||36||45|
|2174 Computer programmers and interactive media developers||300||300||300|
|2243 Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics||137||150||171|
|2263 Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safety||300||300||300|
|3141 Audiologists and speech-language pathologists||18||22||27|
|3143 Occupational Therapists||61||64||70|
|3211 Medical laboratory technologists||300||300||300|
|3212 Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists’ assistants||130||155||187|
|3214 Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists||28||28||30|
|3215 Medical Radiation Technologists||65||75||82|
|3216 Medical Sonographers||43||46||50|
|3217 Cardiology technologists and electrophysiological diagnostic technologists||38||43||47|