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IRCC Opens Express Entry Draw for CEC Category- Invites 3,300 candidates

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 21, Aug 2020

IRCC Opens Express Entry Draw for CEC Category- Invites 3,300 candidates The Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has opened the Canadian Experience Class (CEC) category draw of Express Entry within 24 hours of the last draw opened for PNP Class candidates.

The CEC category candidates are those, who are already in Canada and has Canadian work experience as well. Let us find out more about the new draw.

Latest Express Entry Draw for CEC

The IRCC invited 3,300 candidates to apply for provincial nomination in the latest Express entry draw for Canadian Experience Class (CEC) with a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System score requirement of 454 points.

20 August Express Entry Draw for CEC

Date EE Category No. of ITAs Minimum Score Requirement Tie-breaking rule
August 20, 2020 Canadian Experience Class 3,300 454 July 27, 2020 at 17:05:11 UTC

Now, the IRCC has invited total 65,750 candidates in 28 Express Entry System draws opened this year.

Click here to see the complete list of express entry draws until date

It's the fourth Express Entry draw this month. The past draws occurred on 5th, 6th, and 19th August 2020. Now the Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has issued total 8,050 invitations in the month of August 2020 only, which is an incredible number of invitations in just one month and we still have nine days to go in this month.

CRS Score in 20 August 2020 Draw

Now, as the IRCC has held two back-to-back program specific draws on 19th and 20th August, hence, we can expect the next EE draw to be an all-program draw. This has been the trend in last couple of months as the Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is looking to strike a balance and open the All-program as well as program specific draws in tandem.

To get further immigration news and updates or to apply for Canadian PR visa this year through express entry or Provincial Nominee Program, you may contact us on Toll-Free Number- 78-18-000-777 or send an e-mail at


Rajneesh Kumar

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