Here we will provide you with a list which contains the names of designated organizations for ECA while applying for Exress Entry Immigration to Canada. These organizations can assess your education. They are highly recognized organizations and the assessments prepared by them are accepted. A report will be prepared by them which show the value of your education in Canada.
Designated Organizations for ECA
|Designated organizations for ECA||Date designated|
|Comparative Education Service: University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies||April 17, 2013|
|International Credential Assessment Service of Canada||April 17, 2013|
|World Education Services||April 17, 2013|
|International Qualifications Assessment Service||August 6, 2015|
|International Credential Evaluation Service||August 6, 2015|
In case you are one of the following, then you need to get the report from the Medical Council of Canada and the Date designated is April 17, 2013:
|Family physician or general practitioner||2011 NOC code 3112|
|Specialist physician||2011 NOC code 3111|
In case you are a pharmacist, then the report must be done from Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada (professional body for Pharmacists) and the designated date is January 6, 2014.
Date of Issue of the ECA Report
- Not all assessments are accepted equally. Only assessments issued by designated organizations for ECA are accepted.
- Make sure that the assessments are issued only after or on the date the centers were designated for the ECA reports for the purpose of immigration.
- In case you receive the report before the date, then you need to get in touch with the organization to find out if they can re-issue the same.
Tenure of ECA and the fee involved
The ECA fees and duration vary and it can even change without any prior notice. Every assessment organization has its own set of costing for ECA. Generally, the fee is CAN$200, excluding the delivery charge. The delivery cost is not fixed and it completely depends on the method you choose to send the same. Courier delivery is no doubt one of the most expensive delivery methods.
In case you are a pharmacist, specialist physician or a family person, then the cost will be a bit more than usual. You will have to get in touch with the assessment organization in order to know the cost. For every organization the education time is different, it can vary from few weeks to several months.
In order to ensure that the process is completed faster, it is essential that you nourish all the required documents properly and the application form is duly filled up without any mistakes.
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