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Manitoba Reduced qualifying marks to the lowest in latest MPNP draw

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 10, Jul 2018

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Manitoba dropped the cut off marks to the lowest mark in its latest EOI (Expression of Interest) based draw of MPNP- Express entry stream, launched on July 6, 2018. The provincial government reduced the cut off marks by whipping 26 points (compared to last draw launched on March 13) in the latest draw of Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP).

MPNP EOI Based Draw

In the latest MPNP- Express entry stream based draw, Manitoba dropped the Cut off marks to as low as 519 points. Manitoba has a point based system bit different to the CRS (Comprehensive Ranking System) of Federal Express Entry system.

This point system allocates maximum 1,000 points to the applicants based on various aspects of their profile. The express entry stream of MPNP is aligned with the federal express entry system that invites the applications from the candidates and selects the best one based on the cut off marks announced.

Total LAAs issued

The Manitoba in the latest MPNP draw issued a total of 202 Letts of Advice (LAAs) to the candidates in express entry pool to apply for provincial nomination. The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) launched its new Express Entry aligned Skilled Worker Overseas Sub-stream in the beginning of this year.

The stream is meant for those candidates who have their profile registered in Federal Express Entry system (with a valid job seeker validation code). Also the candidate need to have minimum 6 months of recent experience in an occupation featuring in In-demand Occupations list of Manitoba province. Applicant also require having confirmed support of a close friend or relative who has resided in Manitoba for minimum 1 year. Manitoba province of Canada also issued 217 Letters of Advice (LAAs) to the candidates under Skilled Workers Overseas candidates.

Also read- Express Entry issued just under 40,000 Invitations for Canada PR in First half of 2018- Mid Year Report

Obtain additional 600 CRS points

Once you apply and get selected in the EOI based express entry stream of MPNP, you will get provincial nomination and subsequently 600 additional CRS point in your express entry account. Such huge CRS points will make certain that you get the ITA (Invitation to apply) from IRCC (Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada) in the subsequent draw of federal express entry system.

Apply in the relevant PNP to obtain permanent residency in Canada

If you want to get permanent residency in Canada this year, you must prepare your file fast for the most relevant Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) or Federal express entry system. Timely preparation of your file will enhance your chances of submitting the error free visa application and document.

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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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