The latest and biggest Express Entry draw held in Canada

The latest and biggest Express Entry draw held in Canada

On November 18, 2020, Canada held an Express Entry draw, the largest ever, with 5,000 ITAs issued to immigration candidates to apply for Canada PR.

The minimum CRS score required of the candidates was 472.

Express Entry
It’s the application management system of the federal government for Canada immigration. It deals with applications for 3 federal economic-class programs:
CRS scores and profile ranking
For Express Entry program and PNPs CRS score is essential. It’s assigned by IRCC on human capital factors to rank individual profiles.
Human Capital Factors
  • Age
  • Education
  • Work experience
  • Language skills in English or French
Candidates with the highest CRS scores will receive an ITA for Canada PR visa in an Express Entry draw.

In this draw, the tie-break rule was applied with the timestamp of October 27 at 06:18:11 UTC. So, candidates with a 472 CRS score or more must have submittedtheir profiles before the date and time in the timestamp.

With this Express Entry draw, the total number of ITAs issued this year comes to 92,350. This makes it all the more possible for 2020 to be a record-breaking year for Canada Express Entry. This total is the highest ever in a year’s annual number of ITAs.

This sort of progression is going to take Canada closer to achieving its target of 400,000 new immigrants in 2021.

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PR – Permanent Residence

CRS – Comprehensive Ranking System

FSWP – Federal Skilled Worker Program

FSTP – Federal Skilled Trades Program

CEC – Canadian Experience Class

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