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4 Provinces Held Draws from September 16 to 22

4 provinces held draws from September 16 to 22, namely, British Columbia, Ontario, Alberta, and PEI. Economic immigration candidates are selected by provinces, which according to them, can contribute to the economy of the particular province, and overall country, this is Why Provincial Nominee Programs Exist. Here are the provincial immigration results of the latest […]

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Candidates were invited by 5 Provinces from November 16 to December 1

Candidates were invited by 5 provinces from November 16 to December 1, namely Ontario, British Columbia, Quebec, Manitoba, and PEI. Except for Nunavut and Quebec, all provinces and territories have Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP), and these programs permit provincial governments to nominate the candidates best suited for integration into the provincial economy. The application of […]

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4 Provinces Invited Candidates from November 9 to November 16

4 provinces invited candidates from November 9 to November 16, namely, Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, and Prince Edward Island. To discuss shared priorities, territorial and provincial immigration ministers met with immigration minister Marc Miller in Toronto. The Federation of Ministers Responsible for Immigration (FMRI) was constituted by this meeting of ministers which is held twice […]

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Candidates were Invited by 6 Provinces from October 28 to November 3

Candidates were invited by 6 Canadian provinces from October 28 to November 3, namely, Ontario, British Columbia, Quebec, Alberta, Manitoba, and PEI. Through the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), economic immigrants can be invited to apply for a provincial nomination by all Canadian provinces and territories, except Quebec and Nunavut. The application of a candidate for […]

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Immigration Levels Plan 2024-2026 is Announced by Canada

Immigration levels plan 2024-2026 is announced by Canada. There will be no change in the immigration levels of Canada from its current targets. The admission of 485,000 new immigrants will be targeted by the country in 2024. Canada will be looking forward to welcoming 500,000 new immigrants each year (2025 and 2026). Targets will remain […]

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India Visa Processing for Canada Is Expected to Return to Normal by Early 2024!

India visa processing for Canada is expected to return to normal by early 2024 as per the current situation of ongoing dispute. Indian visa applications have been subjected to slower processing times because of this dispute as revealed by Canadian Immigration Minister Marc Miller on October 19, 2023, in a press conference. Processing time for […]

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Three Express Entry Draws Were Held by IRCC in the Third Week of October

Three Express Entry draws were held by IRCC in the third week of October, respectively on October 24, October 25, and October 26. The first draw was a Provincial Nominee Program-only draw on October 24 in which 1548 candidates with a minimum CRS score of 776 were invited. 600 additional points are automatically received by […]

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3 Provinces Invited Candidates from October 6 to October 12

3 provinces invited candidates from October 6 to October 12, namely, Manitoba, Alberta, and British Columbia. Candidates who can integrate into the economy easily and support the local labour force by filling urgent gaps in in-demand sectors are invited to apply under Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs). Candidates who apply directly to the provincial government, known […]

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3725 Candidates Were Invited by IRCC in the Latest Express Entry Draw

3725 candidates were invited by IRCC in the latest Express Entry draw, it was an all-program Express Entry draw with a cut-off CRS score of 500. In the week of September, three consecutive draws occurred earlier than this draw. IRCC Held Latest All-Program Express Entry Draw on 26 September in which 3000 candidates were invited […]

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Immigration Opportunities Are to Be Expanded by Nova Scotia in Healthcare Professions

Immigration opportunities are to be expanded by Nova Scotia in healthcare professions for foreign nationals, as announced in September. International students who want to become paramedics and pharmacy technicians will consider Nova Scotia as a possible immigration destination. This change is taking effect because Nova Scotia is set to expand the “International Graduates in Demand” […]

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Three Provinces Invited Candidates from September 30 to October 5

Three provinces invited candidates from September 30 to October 5, namely, British Columbia, Alberta, and Prince Edward Island. Established in 1998, the Provincial Nominee Program exists to help provincial governments select the economic immigration candidates who are the most likely to settle within a nominating province and contribute to the local labour force and economy. […]

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Candidates Were Invited by 6 Provinces from September 22 to September 29

Candidates were invited by 6 provinces from September 22 to September 29, namely, Ontario, British Columbia, New Brunswick, Quebec, Manitoba, and Alberta. Except for Quebec and Nunavut, Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs) are operated by all the other Canadian provinces and territories for selecting economic immigrant candidates who can contribute to the economy of Canada. There […]

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No Requirement for Upfront Medical Examination for Express Entry PR

There is no requirement for upfront medical examination for Express Entry PR as of 1st October. One of the primary requirements for permanent residence is an immigrant medical exam (IME). Immigrant medical exam is a crucial part of Canada PR Process from India. You may now upload a blank document in the upload field of […]

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First Ever Express Entry Draw for Agriculture and Agri-Food Based Occupations

IRCC held first ever Express Entry draw for agriculture and agri-food based occupations. 600 invitations were issued to the candidates. A minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 354 is required by the candidates. Focusing on candidates with experience in the sector of agriculture and agri-food will help the sector attract the skilled talent it […]

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500 French Speaking Candidates Were Invited in the Latest Express Entry Draw

500 French speaking candidates were invited in the latest Express Entry draw. The cut-off Comprehensive Ranking System score was 472. IRCC Held All-Program Express Entry Draw on 26 September in which a cut-off score of 504 was required. Candidates are considered from each of the three Express Entry programs in an all-program draw. What is […]

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IRCC Held Latest All-Program Express Entry Draw on 26 September

IRCC held latest all-program Express Entry draw on 26 September in which 3000 candidates were invited. 504 was the cut-off CRS score to receive ITA. Two Express Entry draws held earlier this month, first one invited 3200 candidates on September 19 in an all-program draw and second one was the first-ever category-based draw which invited […]

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4300 Candidates Were Invited in the Latest Express Entry Draw

4300 candidates were invited in the latest Express Entry draw of 2023 which was conducted on 15 August. The Cut-off CRS score was 496.  It was an all-program Express Entry draw conducted by Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).  Recent Express Entry Results Overview  27 to 28 June 4,300 candidates were invited under the all-program […]

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Four Provinces Held PNP Draws from July 29 to August 3

Four provinces held PNP draws from July 29 to August 3, namely, Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia, and Prince Edward Island. PNP Results July 29 to August 3 Ontario Provincial draws were held by Ontario under three different nomination streams: 2,855 Notifications of Interest (NOIs) were issued by Ontario to candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) […]

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All Program Round of Express Entry invitations was Held by Canada

All program round of Express Entry invitations was held by Canada. Invitations were issued to 2000 candidates with a cut-off CRS score of 517. Most Recent Express Entry Results Overview July 11-12 Under a category-based selection draw for French-speaking candidates, 3,800 candidates were invited by IRCC to apply for permanent residency. A minimum CRS score […]

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Four Provinces Held PNP Draws This Week

Four provinces held PNP draws this week, namely, Ontario, British Columbia, Manitoba, and Quebec. They invited skilled candidates for permanent residence. Quebec On 20 July, Quebec held a draw through its separate Provincial Nominee Program. 1633 candidates were invited from the Arrima portal (Quebec’s immigration portal) that either had a level 7 proficiency in French […]

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Marc Miller is the New Immigration Minister of Canada

Major changes were announced by the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau to his cabinet at 10:30 Eastern Time On 26 July. A Member of Parliament from Quebec, Mark Miller is the new immigration minister of Canada. Recently, Miller served as Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, a role which was meant to support the self-determination of […]

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Three Provinces Invited Candidates from July 15 to 20

In the most recent round of the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), three provinces invited candidates from July 15 to 20. Provincial Nominee Programs Exist to assert more control over the selection of economic immigrants who settle within a nominating province. Skilled candidates who are most likely to fill gaps in the local labour force are […]

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3 Provinces Invited Candidates in the Latest Draw Results from July 14 to 18

3 provinces invited candidates in the latest draw results from July 14 to 18, namely, British Columbia, Manitoba, and New Brunswick. Invitation to apply (ITA) for permanent residency is most likely to be received by a candidate from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) who has already been nominated by a province. The responsibility for […]

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800 Invitations Were Sent by IRCC to Express Entry Candidates on 11 July

800 invitations were sent by IRCC to Express Entry candidates on 11 July with a minimum CRS score of 505 in the latest round of invitations. Express Entry Draw Results from July 4 to 7 Between July 4 and 7, draws were held by IRCC on four consecutive days last week. 700 candidates were issued […]

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Five Provinces Invited Candidates in Provincial Immigration Results this Week

Five provinces invited candidates in provincial immigration results this week, namely, Ontario, Quebec, British Columbia, Manitoba, and Alberta. Provincial immigration across Canada is not the same. For example, while most of the territories and provinces of Canada have Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs), Quebec does not have a Provincial Nominee Program due to a special agreement […]

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First Ever French Category Based Express Entry Draw has Held by IRCC

First ever French category based Express Entry draw has held by IRCC in which 2,300 candidates with strong French speaking abilities were invited. This Express Entry draw has been held by Canada for the fourth day in a row this week. A CRS cut-off score of 439 is required by the candidates, which can be […]

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First Ever Express Entry STEM Draw Is Held by IRCC

First ever Express Entry STEM draw is held by IRCC in the second round of invitations this week. This time, it was for candidates eligible for STEM occupations. Invitations were sent to 500 candidates who required a minimum CRS score of 486. First-ever category-based selection Express Entry draw for those in Science, Technology, Engineering, and […]

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700 Candidates Were Invited by IRCC in an All Program Express Entry Draw

700 candidates were invited by IRCC in an all program Express Entry draw in which a minimum CRS score of 511 was required. It was a surprise draw as 1,500 healthcare workers were to be invited by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) on July 5. In addition, New Selection Categories are Announced for Express […]

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Five Provinces Invited Candidates in the Latest PNP Draws

Five candidates invited candidates in the latest PNP draws, which namely were, British Columbia, Alberta, Quebec, Manitoba, and PEI. Immigration is treated as a shared responsibility between the federal and provincial governments. Selecting economic immigration candidates who are best suited to fulfill the labour shortage and economic needs of a province is very crucial, which […]

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4300 ITAs Are Issued by IRCC in the Latest Express Entry Draw

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) held the fifteenth draw of 2023. 4300 ITAs are issued by IRCC in the latest Express Entry draw. A minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 486 was required by the candidates. Following the draw on June 8, this was the second draw this month. With a minimum CRS […]

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Three Provinces Nominated Candidates from June 17 to 22

Three provinces nominated candidates from June 17 to 22, namely, Ontario, New Brunswick, and British Columbia under Provincial Nominee Program. Candidates who can economically establish themselves within the province and easily integrate into the provincial labour force are most likely to be nominated by provincial governments. PNP draws are held by most provinces and territories […]

FAQ's


If you want to raise your CRS score above 450 enhance your language skills, get more work experience, higher education, a job offer, or a provincial nomination. You can improve your score by earning points in other categories, such as age, adaptability, and spouse qualifications.

PNP programs allow provinces and territories to nominate candidates based on labour market needs, with a CRS score between 400-450. While a 450-500 score is considered good, it does not guarantee an ITA. Candidates with a CRS score between 400-450 can explore state sponsorship options to improve their chances of obtaining PR.

Meeting the minimum points requirement does not guarantee an ITA for PR, as CRS cutoff scores can vary for each draw. IRCC's 67 points calculator assesses eligibility for the FSWP in Canada, evaluating factors like age, education, language proficiency, work experience, and adaptability.

CRS scores in Canada can be improved through language proficiency, education, work experience, job offer, provincial nomination, spouse's credentials, and adaptability. Higher scores in IELTS and CELPIP, skilled work experience, and provincial nomination can enhance overall performance.

Canadian Express Entry candidates use the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) to evaluate and rank candidates, with a CRS score above 480 increasing their chances of receiving Canadian permanent residency invitations. The minimum cutoff score varies with each draw, so checking the latest scores is crucial.