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British Columbia has Invited 221 Candidates through Tech Pilot draws in February 2020

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 27, Feb 2020

visas default image The key Canadian province British Columbia has issued as many as 221 invitations in the month of February via its three dedicated Tech Pilot Draws opened on 4th, 11th and 19th February 2020 respectively. The invitations have been issued under the various categories of BCPNP (British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program). Let's find more about key tech pilot draw of BC PNP this month.

February Tech Pilot Draw of British Columbia PNP

In the month of February, total 3 Tech Pilot draws, opened by the province of British Columbia. The BC issued total 85 Invitations in the first draw opened on 4th February, while the province issued 83 and 53 invites in the draws opened on 11th and 19th February respectively.

BCPNP Tech Pilot Draws in February 2020

Date Minimum Score (for all categories) Number of Invitations
19th February 2020 90 53
11th February 2020 90 83
4th February 2020 90 85
Total 221

Which categories got invitations?

The candidates under the following categories received the invitations:
  • Skills Immigration - Skilled Worker
  • Skills Immigration - International Graduate
  • Express Entry BC - Skilled Worker
  • Express Entry BC - International Graduate
Interestingly, the minimum score requirement was 90 points for all the categories in all draws took place this month.
Also read- Canada PNP process and requirements 2020
Apart from BCPNP tech pilot invitations, the BC also invited candidates through its Entrepreneur Immigration Base and Regional pilot category.

Entrepreneur Immigration Draws in February

Date Stream Score Number of Invitations
February 4, 2020 Entrepreneur Immigration 115 14
- Base Category
February 4, 2020 Entrepreneur Immigration 116 5
- Regional Pilot

Overall, the province of British Columbia has issued total 240 invitations in February month including Tech Pilot and Entrepreneurcategory draws. Talking about this year, i.e. 2020, British Columbia has sent out 806 invitations to Skills Immigration and Express Entry

No Guaranteed ITA Scores

Also, as of February 19, the applicants who score over particular points thresholds on the Skills Immigration Registration System (SIRS) will no longer be eligible for a guaranteed invitation for a provincial nomination.

Apply Canada PR through best PNP in 2020

If you want to apply and obtain Canadian permanent residency this year, a Provincial Nominee Program can be a key pathway. You can get the Invitation to Apply (ITA) for Canada PR via a PNP even with a low point score in Federal express entry system.

The Express Entry linked stream of a provincial program helps a candidate obtain as many as 600 additional CRS points if he/she is able to get provincial nomination via this particular stream. You can apply for the best PNP based on your profile, through the help and assistance of Visas Avenue- a trusted visa consultant for Canada in India.

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Rajneesh Kumar

Rajneesh Kumar is a well-known writer,blogger and content creator. His passion and expertise in writing content on Immigration, visa, political affairs, News, current affairs, etc. makes him one of the best professional writers around.

He has been creating the Immigration Content, i.e. Blogs, Articles, social media, videos, etc. for more than 5 years now.


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