Posted on August 21, 2020
The year 2020 has been unique year so far in view of many reasons. Apart from affecting the health sector in most advanced nations, it has had impact on other key industries as well including immigration sector.
Canada, however, the applicants and aspirants of Canadian Permanent residence visa are eagerly waiting for the EE draws and minimum CRS to get Canada PR visa this year.
The IRCC has been smartly mixing and opening the Express Entry All program draw and PNP class draw in tended.
Well, guessing the winning Comprehensive Ranking System score is a herculean task for sure. The Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) always surprise the applicants with their unexpected draw results and CRS cut-off.
However, based on the latest EE draw results and ongoing the trend of the qualifying marks; you can try to get an idea about the same.
The cut off was hovering around in 470s in the first quarter of the year. Then came the Covid-19 caused disruption and Immigration Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) started opening the program specific draws for the Canadian Experience Class (CEC) and Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) class candidates.
The Zigzag trend in the below graph indicates the program specific draws.
Now, once again, Canadian government has begun opening the all-program draws and this time around, in addition, the qualifying marks are hovering around the 470s.
In the last all-program express entry draw, the Comprehensive Ranking System score requirement was 476 points.
Therefore, as per the trend, if your CRS score is anywhere near the 475 mark, you are good to get the ITA (Invitation to Apply) for Canadian permanent residence visa.
On the contrary, if your score is not up to the mark, it is better to explore the alternate options.
Applying in a relevant Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), obtaining the provincial nomination and getting the 600 CRS points based on the same is the best way to make a strong claim for the ITA (Invitation to Apply) for Canada PR visa from Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).
To know further details about the Express Entry CRS score predictions or to apply for the best PNP and raise your express entry score, you may contact Visas Avenue- the leading and trusted Immigration Advisor for Canada immigration and PR Process.