Alberta Points Calculator 2023

What is Alberta Points Calculator 2023?

Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) is an immigration program that allows the immigrants who want to settle in the province of Alberta to apply for a provincial nomination for Canada Permanent resident. To eligible for Alberta PNP, candidates can calculate their points through our AINP Immigration PNP Points Calculator 2023.

In this page, we will be discussing the following topics to help you understand about Alberta points Calculator:

Basics of AINP

AINP is an economic immigration program that allows the province to select skilled immigrants for permanent resident status in the province. Selected immigrants must have the skills and abilities that can help fill the hole in the local labour market of skilled candidates that can help in the economic development of the province. Once nominated through AINP, the candidate can apply for Canada PR Visa to the Immigration, Refugees & Citizenship Canada (IRCC).

Alberta PNP has three major streams:

  • Alberta Express Entry Stream
  • Alberta Opportunity Stream
  • Alberta Self Employed Farmer Stream

Alberta Express Entry stream is an “enhanced” stream that is in line with the express entry program that allows the province to search for skilled immigrants in the federal express pool.

Alberta PNP points Calculator 2023

As discussed above, the candidate has to be eligible for any one of the express entry managed immigration programs. Following AINP point’s calculator will help you check your eligibility for express entry program and apply for Alberta Provincial Nominee Program:

Factors Maximum Points Awarded
Language Skills 28
Education 25
Work Experience 15
Age 12
Arranged employment in Canada 10
Adaptability 10

Language Skills (Maximum 28 points)

First Official Language (Maximum 24 points)

First Official language Speaking Listening Reading Writing
CLB level 9 or higher 6 6 6 6
CLB level 8 5 5 5 5
CLB level 7 4 4 4 4
Below CLB level 7 Not Eligible To Apply

Second Official Language (Maximum 4 points)

The candidate will be able to get 4 points only when they are able to score a minimum of CLB level 5 in four abilities

Second Official Language Points Awarded
At least CLB 5 in all of 4 abilities 4
CLB 4 or less in any of 4 abilities 0


Education (Maximum 25 points)

Education Points Awarded
University degree at the Doctoral (Ph.D.) level or equal 25
University degree at Master’s level or equal OR University level entry-to-practice professional degree (or equal). Occupation related to the degree must be: NOC 2016 Skill level A and licensed by the provincial regulatory body 23
Two or more Canadian post-secondary degrees or diplomas or equal (minimum one must be for a program of at least three years) 22
Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma for a program of three years or longer, or equal 21
Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma for a two-year program, or equal 19
Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma for a one-year program, or equal 15
Canadian high school diploma, or equal 5

Work Experience (Maximum 15 Points)

Experience (In Years) Points Awarded
1 9
2-3 11
4-5 13
6 or more 15

Age (Maximum 12 points)

Age (In Years) Points Awarded
Under 18 0
18-35 12
36 11
37 10
38 9
39 8
40 7
41 6
42 5
43 4
44 3
45 2
46 1
47 and older 0

Arranged Employment (Maximum 10 points)

Candidate can get points for this selection factor if they have a job offer of a minimum of one year from a Canadian employer. If they have a valid job offer, then they can get a maximum of 10 points under this selection factor.

Adaptability (Maximum 10 points)

Factors Maximum Points Awarded
Applicant’s spouse or common-law partner’s language level:

Minimum CLB level 4 or higher in all four abilities – Listening, Reading, Speaking and Writing

Applicant’s Past Studies:

Completed minimum of 2 years of full-time study at a secondary or post-secondary school in Canada

Applicant’s spouse or common-law partner’s past study in Canada:

Completed minimum of 2 years of full-time academic study at a secondary or post-secondary school in Canada

Applicant’s past work in Canada:

Minimum 1 year of work experience in Canada in an occupation classified under NOC skill level 0, A or B with a valid work permit

Applicant’s spouse or common-law partner’s past work in Canada:

Minimum of 1 year of full-time work in Canada on a valid work permit

Arranged employment in Canada 5
Relatives in Canada:

The applicant or their spouse or common-law partner have a relative in Canada who are living in Canada as a Canadian citizen or permanent resident  and 18 years old


What are the minimum requirements to apply for AINP?

Following are the minimum requirements for a candidate to be eligible to apply under AINP’s Express Entry stream in 2022:

  • Have an express profile with job seeker validation code
  • Must be able to clear the eligibility criteria of any one of the three major skilled immigration program: Federal Skilled Worker Program, Federal Skilled Trades Program, and Canadian Experience Class
  • Must show the intention to live and work in the province
  • Need to have work experience in an occupation that can help the province in economic development and diversification
  • Must have a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 300 points.   

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