Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Education Credential Assessment for Physicians | Federal Skilled Worker Program


Here's the step-by-step process for Physicians seeking an Educational Credential Assessment:

1. Create an account with physiciansapply.ca.  For some reason, it seems to have problem with Google Chrome, so you may want to try using Firefox or other Internet browser. 

Education Credential Assessment for Physicians | Federal Skilled Worker Program


2. To create an account you will have to pay a non-refundable account fee amounting to $260.  You need a credit card to pay the fee.

Education Credential Assessment for Physicians | Federal Skilled Worker Program



3. Create a Source Verification Request (SVR) for each international medical credential you are required to have source verified.  There is a document fee amounting to $145 you need to pay online using a credit card.

4. Submit the following documents to MCC:



Here's the mailing address:

Medical Council of Canada
2283 St. Laurent Blvd., Suite 100
Ottawa, ON Canada K1G 5A2
Telephone: 613-521-6012

5. After submitting the documents, log on to physiciansapply.ca  and request (under Other Service Requests) an Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) report. Payment of the ECA report fee ($98) will be required. 

6. The ECA report will be issued after the completion of the source verification process.

For updated and more detailed information on how to process Educational Credential Assessment for Physicians, visit Medical Council of Canada website: http://mcc.ca/repository/educational-credential-assessment/