Canada Express Entry sees second draw in less than two weeks,10-point drop in cut-off score
3,000 candidates with a minimum score of 446 invited in latest invitation round
The Government of Canada has invited 3,000 Express Entry candidates to apply for Canadian permanent residence in a draw that took place Monday, March 26. The cut-off Comprehensive Ranking System score was 446. Today’s score is 10 points lower than the previous draw, which took place on March 14.
The size of this invitation round, 3,000, continues the trend seen through the last three draws, all of which also issued Invitations to Apply, or ITAs, to 3,000 Express Entry candidates.
This latest draw was the sixth of 2018, which is the first year of the Canadian government’s new multi-year immigration levels plan. Last year, April proved to be one of the Express Entry system’s busiest months with three draws and a total of 11,341 ITAs issued. Last April also saw the CRS minimum cut-off score drop to 415.