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CRS Score Requirement dropped to lowest of the year in the Latest Express Entry draw

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 16, May 2020

visas default image Within the 24 hours of the previous draw, IRCC has opened yet another Express Entry draw with relatively low CRS score. This latest draw opened on 15th May 2020 for the Canadian Experience Class (CEC) candidates, i.e. the express entry applicants who have Canadian work experience. This time around, the express entry has issued 3,371 invitations to apply for Canadian permanent residency.

Express Entry draw for CEC candidates

The IRCC has opened back-to-back draws for the PNP and Canadian experience class candidates, which has been a trend of the EE draws for last couple of months. Look at the draw result this time around.

Express Entry Draw on 15th May 2020

Date EE Category No. of ITAs Minimum Score Requirement Tie-breaking rule
15 -May-2020 Canadian Experience Class 3,371 447 December 23, 2019 at 10:01:06 UTC

Now, IRCC has issued total 38,200 invitations in 15 EE Draws of federal Express Entry system opened this year. The CRS score requirement in this draw has dropped to the lowest mark of the year, i.e. 447 points only. On the other hand, the number of issued invites are also significant this time around, i.e. 3,371.

Also read- Express Entry program, process and requirements

CRS Score trend in 2020

The express entry has immigration target of 91, 800 for the year 2020, and the way the EE draws are opening at regular intervals, the Covid-19 is unlikely to have any effect on the EE draw immigration this year.

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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.

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