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British Columbia Occupation List 2021

British Columbia Occupation List

British Columbia is highly in demand for semi-skilled workers and skilled workers in Canada. the province selects the applicants as per the labor market requirement, and to ease the process; there are different streams through applicant can relocate.

The stream for the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) are -

  • Skilled Immigration
  • b) Skilled Workers category
    c) Health care professional category
    d) International Graduate Category
    e) International postgraduate Category
    f) Entry-level Semi-Skilled Workers category
  • Entrepreneur Immigration
  • a) Entrepreneur category
    b) Strategic projects category


Apart from this, there is another viral tech stream of British Columbia, and it can formulate the province as the next Silicon Valley of the country.

BC Tech Pilot Program

The candidate should have a job offer of at least one year, and the applicant should meet all the program eligibility requirements.

Considering the latest demand in the tech sector, the British Columbia province is prioritizing the tech pilot applications, and the employees are expected to submit a complete application, and their applications are expected to be submitted to the tech Piot Processing team within the next business day.

The tech pilot applications are processed faster than the BC programs. To be eligible for the tech pilot program of the British Columbia province, you should apply through the online portal and get registered under the Skilled Immigration Registration System (SIRS). The candidate can choose to proceed through the Skills immigration to the express entry BC category.

The BC PNP Occupation in demand for the year 2021 entails the following occupations-

Occupation in demand

NOC Code

Retailer and Wholesale Trade Manager

NOC 0621

Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers

NOC 0121

Restaurant and Food Service Managers

NOC 0631

Construction Managers

NOC 0711

Corporate Sales Manager

NOC 0601

Banking, Credit and Other Investment Managers

NOC 0122

Financial Managers

NOC 0111

Senior Managers- Financial, Communications & Other Business Services

NOC 0013

Computer & Information Manages

NOC 0213

Facility Operation & Maintenance Managers

NOC 0714

Senior Managers- Trade, Broadcasting & Other

NOC 0015

Human Resources Manager

NOC 0112

Accommodation Service Manager

NOC 0632

Managers in Social, Community & Correctional Services

NOC 0423

Managers in Transportation

NOC 0731

Engineering Managers

NOC 0211

Administrator-post-secondary & vocational training

NOC 0421

Financial Auditors & Accountants

NOC 1111

Information Systems Analysts & Consultants

NOC 2171

Computer Programmers & Interactive Media Developers

NOC 2174

College & Other Vocational Instructors

NOC 4021

University Professors & Lecturers

NOC 4011

Other Financial Officers

NOC 1114

Software Engineers & Designers

NOC 2173

Civil Engineers

NOC 2131

Mechanical Engineers

NOC 2132

Authors & Writers

NOC 5121

Social Workers

NOC 4152


NOC 2151


NOC 4151

Frequently Asked Questions

No, There is no cost to completing an Express Entry profile. After you receive an ITA and submit a full application you will be required to pay application fee…for more details call us directly.

Yes, one can easily apply being in job because express entry process run simultaneously.

If your spouse, or common law partner accompanying & have graduation, post graduation or any higher qualification you can get ECA done this will increase CRS points, there is no compulsion.

The basic thing that you should aware of your profile eligibility before you apply, there are certain steps to follow like get qualification assessed by ECA prepare IELTS and follow the Federal System of inviting skilled immigrants in Canada is called Express Entry Program. The program is one of the most popular way to applying to Permanent Resident Visa.

Express Entry was introduced by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) in the year 2015 This Federal system of CRS evaluates the applicants on the basis of their credentials such as present age, educational levels, work experience & skills acquired, English and French language ability etc.

Basically Proof of funds indicates your financial stability

Number of Family Members Funds Required (in Canadian dollars)
1 $12,474
2 $15,530

Application processing fees to IRCC: $550 per person, and $150 per dependent child. Right of Permanent Residence fees to IRCC: $490 per person, no fees for dependent children. Educational Credential Assessments: around $300 per person if you count international delivery by courier.

ECA is the only way for you to receive points for your foreign education, yes it is mandatory , you can avoid ECA only if you have any qualification done from Canada .

No, Not really. IELTS is to know language proficiency parameter which can also be awarded by giving CELPIP-G

TEF Canada- Exam for proving proficiency in French

TCF Canada- Exam for proving proficiency in French

In 75% of cases, an application submitted through Express Entry is processed within 6 months from the date it is received, processing time also depend on getting ITA also , rest left 25% cases can clear process in 9-12 months, if someone is on very low CRS then time varies case to case

For filing your application, you need to create your express entry profile. You cannot file your express entry application if you are not having your Language Proficiency points with you . It is mandatory to appear in any of the asked tests by IRCC either is will be IELTS exam
TEF Canada- Exam for proving proficiency in French
TCF Canada- Exam for proving proficiency in French
Any of the above provide you language proficiency points

You do not need a job offer to immigrate to Canada. There are programs available for you that allow you to apply for permanent residency in Canada without securing employment beforehand. You can apply PR if you are considered a Skilled Worker.

After you receive PR Canada you can start your job search from Indian, we also help applicant to reach wider audience of employers so that applicants profile can get more approaches, you can also refer to social media platforms like Linked in, it plays important role, make connections stay connected & explore.

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