Candidates who are successfully nominated through the Manitoba Graduate Internship Pathway will be invited to submit an official application for Canadian permanent residence. Please note that graduates from Canadian post-secondary programs located outside of Manitoba are not eligible for this stream. However, they may be eligible to apply through one of the Skilled Workers in Manitoba streams.
Throughout 2018 and 2019 the province of Manitoba is implementing extensive changes to their PNP. All details and a schedule of changes are included in the MPNP Renewal section of our website. All streams will be experiencing changes, with some streams closing and new streams opening.
|Express Entry Profile||No|
|Connection to Province||Study & Internship|
|Language Proficiency||CLB 7|
|Level of Education||Masters or PhD in Manitoba|
|Work Experience||Completed Mitacs Elevate or Accelerate Internship|
Connection to Manitoba
In order to be eligible for the Manitoba Graduate Internship Pathway, a candidate must have completed post-secondary education program resulting in a Masters or Doctoral Degree from a designated institution in Manitoba. This program must have been completed within the 3 years prior to application. Candidates must have completed a Mitacs internship in either the Accelerate or Elevate program.
All candidates for this program must demonstrate proficiency in either English or French consistent with the Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) of level 7. Language tests must have been taken within the two years prior to applying to the program.
Settlement in Manitoba
All candidates for this stream must be residing in Manitoba at the time of application and must show the intent to continue to reside in Manitoba after the nomination. This includes the submission of a Career Employment Plan.
Candidates for this stream must demonstrate liquid funds equivalent to Low Income Cut-Off (LICO) requirements as outlined by Canada’s federal immigration authorities. This may be satisfied if an applicant demonstrates they are employed in a full-time, long-term position in Manitoba.
Those interested in applying to the Manitoba Graduate Internship Pathway must first contact the MPNP by email at email@example.com. Manitoba will invite qualified candidates to attend an information session for the MPNP where full details will be provided about the application procedure. It is a requirement to attend an information session before submitting an Expression of Interest for this pathway.
Below is the history of Letters of Advice to Apply (LAAs) issued for all MPNP streams for the International Education Stream.
|Date||Number of LAAs Issued||Stream Specified|
|5 July 2019||21||N/A|
|20 June 2019||26||N/A|
|7 June 2019||28||N/A|
|23 May 2019||17||N/A|
|9 May 2019||17||N/A|
|25 April 2019||25||N/A|
|28 March 2019||44||N/A|
|1 March 2019||20||N/A|
|15 February 2019||34||N/A|
|31 January 2019||17||N/A|
|17 January 2019||32||N/A|
|20 December 2018||35||N/A|
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