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IRCC Marginally drops cut off in the latest Express Entry draw opened on 1st May 2019

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 02, May 2019

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The Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has opened its latest draw on May 1, 2019. The draw this time has marginally reduced the CRS (Comprehensive Ranking System) Score requirement to invite the same number of candidates yet again. All invited applicants will have to submit complete Canada permanent residency application within 60 days.

Let's find more about the current EE draw.

Express Entry Draw on May 1, 2019

Find below the results of the latest draw of Federal EE system.
  • The draw is open: The current express entry draw is open from May 1, 2019 to May 2, 2019.
  • CRS score requirement: The CRS score requirement or qualifying marks in the draw is 450 CRS points or above
  • Number of Invitations to be issued: The IRCC to issue a total of 3,350 Canada PR invitations during the draw.
  • Tie-breaking rule:November 5, 2018 at 12:27:07 UTC

The EE draw this time around opened as per fortnightly pattern of the draws only like it has been following in last few draws.

Click here to view complete list of Express Entry Draws

Analysis of 9th Express Entry draw this year

The current draw has launched on time, so there was no deviation to the fortnightly pattern of the draw. In fact, for last 5 draws IRCC is following the fortnightly draw pattern and launching the draw on 14th day only from the previous draw date. The IRCC marginally reduced the CRS score requirement by one points to make it 450 point this time around. For last few draws, the express entry system is showing the falling trend of CRS score requirement.

With this marginal fall, the IRCC yet again maintained the same number of invitations once again, i.e. 3,350. It's the 7th time in a row IRCC has invited the same number of invitations. In total 9 Express entry draws this year, the IRCC has invited total 31,250 candidates to apply for Canadian PR.

It's the best time to apply Canada PR- Call expert now to start the process

With the decreasing CRS Score requirement or cut off marks and sustained number of invites per draw, it's the best time to apply for Canadian permanent residency in the year 2019. Moreover, the provincial nominee programs (PNPs) of Canada are also inviting and nominating the significant number of candidates for the Canadian permanent residency 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.

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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