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OINP Mater & PhD Graduate

The Mater & PhD Graduate Stream is an immigration stream under the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). It gives international graduates with an Ontario Mater & PhD’s degree the opportunity to apply for a nomination from the OINP to permanently live and work in Ontario. 


Application Requirements

  • You must have received an invitation to apply

  • You must submit application within 14 days of receiving an invitation

  •  Had the qualifications you claimed in the expression of interest that you   registered with the OINP

  • Submit your application within two years of completing Mater & PhD’s degree

  • Must have completed Mater & PhD’s degree in Ontario (At least two years)

  • You must live in Ontario for at least one year in the past two years

  • Meet minimum language levels (English / French)

  • Have had legal status in Canada

  • Intention to live in Ontario

List of Documents

  • A passport / Travel document

  • Proof of Expression of interest and invitation

  • Written job offer in Ontario

  • Written employee letter

  • Notice of assessment 

  • Proof of Mater & PhD’s degree 

  • Proof of live in Ontario for at least one year

  • Proof of settlement funds

  • Language test results (English/French)

  • Legal status in Canada (Study Permit/Work Permit)

  • Proof of intention to live in Ontario

  • Most current resume 

  • Police certificates (In Canada/ Foreign Country)

  • Medical exams

  • Proof of funds

  • Birth certificate

  • Digital photos

  • Property Tax (If needed)

  • Marriage certificate (If needed)

  • Divorce certificate (If needed)

  • Proof of common-law (If needed)

  • Proof of relationship to a relative in Canada (If needed)

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