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Express Entry Draw: 6,000 CEC Candidates Invited with a CRS score of 417

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 17, Apr 2021

Express Entry Draw: 6,000 CEC Candidates Invited with a CRS score of 417 The IRCC opened another record-breaking Express Entry draw on April 16, 2021 to issue 6,000 ITAs to eligible CEC (Canadian Experience Class) candidates. This invitation round has been the second largest one in the history of Express Entry and is again a program-specific draw that targeted only CEC candidates.

Let's find out more details about this draw.

Express Entry Selection Round- April 16, 2021

Draw No. Draw date Stream No. of Invitations Issued Minimum Score Requirement Tie-Breaking Rule
#183 16-April-2021 Only CEC Candidates 6,000 417 March 01, 2021 at 19:53:46 UTC  

With this latest Express Entry draw held by Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), the total number of ITAs issued so far in 2021 has reached up to 55,390, which is nearly double the number of ITAs issued in 2020 during this time of the year.

Express Entry Draw: 6,000 CEC Candidates Invited with a CRS score of 417

About Express Entry System

The Express Entry system is designed by the IRCC to manage and process permanent residence applications from skilled foreign workers and invite eligible candidates under following Federal Economic immigration programs:

  • Federal Skilled Worker Program
  • Federal Skilled Trades Program
  • Canada Experience Class

To discover best Canada PR option for yourself via Express Entry, you may take a free profile assessment online. You may also connect with our team of visa and immigration advisors directly on Toll Free Number- 78-18-000-777 or E-mail at


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.

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