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sam

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Hi ,

i am software engg and have 10 + years of exp in a s/w company( i have done my masters ) , please can you let me know how many points will i gain if i apply for NZ immigration
age - 36
spouse - dentist
plz can you let me know if my occupation is in the shortage demand list and in the future growth areas
 

MysticRiver

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You are eligible to apply in category 261313 Software Engineer. However, your major in in graduate studies will determine your eligibility for Long Term Skill Shortage List or bonus points for qualifications in an area of absolute skill shortage.

For your occupation, you are in Long Term Skill Shortage list if
Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (Computer Engineering ) or (Computer Systems) or (Electronic Engineering) or (Electrical and Electronic) or (Electrical and Electronic Engineering ) or (Electronics and Computer Engineering) or (Electronic and Computer Systems Engineering) or (Network Engineering) or (Software) or (Software Engineering) (NZQF Level 8)
OR
Bachelor of Arts (Information Science) or (Computer Science) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Applied Science (Telecommunications) or (Software Engineering) or (Communications and Information Systems), or (Information Systems and Technology) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Information and Technology) or (Business Information Systems) or (Information Systems and Technology) or (Management and Information Systems and Technology) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Business and Information Management (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Commerce (Computer Science) or (Information Management) or (Information Systems) or (Information Science) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Computer and Information Science (Computer Science) or (Computational Intelligence) or (IT Service Science) or (Networks and Security) or (Software Development) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences (Computer Science) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Electronic Commerce (Computer Science) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Computer and Mobile Systems Engineering) or (Electronic Engineering) or (Network and Communication Engineering) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Information Sciences (Computer Science) or (Information Technology) or (Software Engineering) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Mathematical Science (Computer Science) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Science (Computer Engineering) or (Computer Science) or (Electronics) or (Electronic and Computer Systems) or (Information Science) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Science (Technology) or (Computer Science) or (Electronics) (NZQF Level 7)

AND
a minimum of three years' relevant post-qualification work experience.

And you can claim bonus points for qualifications in an area of absolute skill shortage if
One of the following qualifications:
Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (Computer Engineering ) or (Computer Systems) or (Electronic Engineering) or (Electrical and Electronic) or (Electrical and Electronic Engineering ) or (Electronics and Computer Engineering) or (Electronic and Computer Systems Engineering) or (Network Engineering) or (Software) or (Software Engineering) (NZQF Level 8)
OR
Bachelor of Arts (Information Science) or (Computer Science) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Applied Science (Telecommunications) or (Software Engineering) or (Communications and Information Systems), or (Information Systems and Technology) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Information and Technology) or (Business Information Systems) or (Information Systems and Technology) or (Management and Information Systems and Technology) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Business and Information Management (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Commerce (Computer Science) or (Information Management) or (Information Systems) or (Information Science) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Computer and Information Science (Computer Science) or (Computational Intelligence) or (IT Service Science) or (Networks and Security) or (Software Development) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences (Computer Science) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Electronic Commerce (Computer Science) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Computer and Mobile Systems Engineering) or (Electronic Engineering) or (Network and Communication Engineering) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Information Sciences (Computer Science) or (Information Technology) or (Software Engineering) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Mathematical Science (Computer Science) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Science (Computer Engineering) or (Computer Science) or (Electronics) or (Electronic and Computer Systems) or (Information Science) (NZQF Level 7)
OR
Bachelor of Science (Technology) or (Computer Science) or (Electronics) (NZQF Level 7)

AND
a minimum of three years' relevant post-qualification work experience.

You can check the maximum points you earn in https://www.immigration.govt.nz/pointsindicator/
 
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