Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada conducted another successful round of Express Entry round invitations. This exciting all-program Express Entry draw invited 2000 candidates with a minimum CRS score of 517.
This all-program express entry draw holds a significant place as it is the first Express Entry draw for the month of August 2023. Since, the beginning of the year, Canada has been actively asking thousands of immigrants to apply for permanent residency on a monthly basis.
An Overview of Express Entry Draws
Express Entry draws in Canada are used to manage the selection and invitation process for economic immigration programs. They play a significant role in Canada’s immigration system. Express Entry draws are an attempt to find qualified people who can contribute to the Canadian economy and society by using a thorough points-based system. Candidates who meet the necessary requirements are asked to submit an application for permanent residency during the frequent draws.
Express Entry Draws – July Month Highlights
The IRCC on July 11, sent invitations to 3,800 applicants under a category-based selection draw. The draw issued invitations to French-speaking candidates with a minimum CRS score of 505. On the same day, a total of 800 candidates were invited to an all-program draw.
For the first time in Express Entry’s history, ITAs were released on four consecutive days during the first full week of July. An unexpected all-program draw on July 4 resulted in the invitation of 700 hopefuls and demanded a CRS minimum of 511 – the highest CRS score of any all-program draw in 2023.
For applicants with prior job experience in STEM fields, the IRCC announced the results of the category-based selection draw. On July 6, this category-based selection draw for healthcare professionals invited 1,500 applicants with a CRS of at least 463. Further, on July 07, a total of 2300 French-speaking candidates received express entry invitations with at least a CRS score of 439.
The Express Entry system continues to be crucial in streamlining the immigration procedure for qualified people looking for a new start in Canada. As the Canadian Immigration landscape is changing continuously, your chances of receiving an invitation to apply for Permanent Residency through Express Entry will also get increased.
Canada’s Rising Immigration Commitment
The commitment to holding draws on a regular basis in Canada guarantees that opportunities are given to applicants with a variety of backgrounds and skill sets. In the most recent all-program Express Entry draw, a total of 800 applicants received invites to continue their pursuit of becoming permanent residents of the country. Therefore, the Express Entry system continues to be a crucial route for competent individuals from around the world to create a prosperous future in Canada as long as the government holds regular drawings.