Canada held a new Provincial Nominee Program-specific draw on February 10, 2021. A total of 654 candidates received invitations in this draw. Invited candidates had a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 720.
The most recent Express Entry draw was limited to candidates with provincial nominations. It means that it considered only those who were successfully nominated by a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP).
Program-specific draws continued to follow that happened during January. If the trend from last month persists, another draw can be expected in a day or two for Canadian Experience Class (CEC) candidates.
This has been the fifth draw as well as third PNP specific draw of the year. In total 10, 654 candidates have received invitations to apply so far this year. Out of all the ITAs, 1278 invitations went to the candidates through PNP specific draws.
Express Entry Draw details in 2021 –Till date
|Draw No||Number of ITAs||Min CRS required||Program Specified||Tie Breaking rule|
|1||10-02-2021||175||654||720||PNP||August 14, 2020 at 06:51:00 UTC|
|2||21-01-2021||174||4626||454||CEC||July 23, 2020 at 17:32:00 UTC|
|3||20-01-2021||173||374||741||PNP||September 5, 2020 at 19:39:04 UTC|
|4||07-01-2021||172||4750||461||CEC||September 12, 2020 at 20:46:32 UTC|
|5||06-01-2021||171||250||813||PNP||November 2, 2020 at 11:11:52 UTC|
Summary of the recent Express Entry draw
Draw date: February 10, 2021.
Program: Provincial Nominee Program (PNP)
Draw Number: 175
The Number of ITAs issued in this draw: 654
Minimum CRS score required: 720
The total number of Applicants received ITA’s so far this year: 10, 654
Tie-break rule applied for this draw: August 14, 2020, at 06:51:00 UTC i.e. the candidates who had submitted their profile before this date and time with minimum CRS scores 720, have received invitations in this draw.