The International Graduate Entrepreneur stream is similar to the Entrepreneur stream, only aimed at recent graduates from a Nova Scotia university or the Nova Scotia Community College. They must have started or purchased a Nova Scotia business and operated it for a year on a Post-Graduation Work Permit. Candidates are nominated for permanent residence if they intend to settle in the province. The stream works on an Expression of Interest format similar to the Entrepreneur stream
Step to Follow
Expression of Interest
Invitation to Apply
In-Person Interview and Nomination
Apply for Permanent Residence
Want to live permanently in Nova Scotia while owning and actively managing a Nova Scotia business
Minimum one year of continuous experience actively managing and owning your current Nova Scotia business (100 per cent ownership).
Have completed a degree or diploma including minimum 2 academic years of full-time, in-person study at a Nova Scotia university or the Nova Scotia Community
Minimum score of 7 on the Canadian Language Benchmark in speaking, listening, reading and writing in English or French.