Canada held the 4th Express Entry draw of April month on April 28, 2021. A total of 381 candidates who already nominated through Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP) received invitations in the latest draw. The minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score required to get an invitation was 717 in this draw.
This is the second-lowest CRS requirement for PNP-specific draws of the year so far. The lowest CRS score of the year for the PNP specific draw was 682, which was held on March 31, 2021 (Draw# 178), saw 183 candidates receiving invitations.
The previous draw was held on April 16, 2021. It was specific to the Canadian Experience Class (CEC). As many as 6000 candidates have received invitations to apply for permanent residence in Canada in that draw. It was the second-largest draw of the Express Entry after February 13, 2021 draw (Draw# 176).
A total of 11,647 candidates belonging to the PNP and CEC categories have received the invitations in the month of April alone.
In total, 55, 771 candidates received invitations in all 14 draws of this year so far. Out of the 55, 771 invitations, 3,063 invitations issued to the provincially nominated candidates.
Summary of the recent Express Entry draw
Draw date: April 28, 2021
Program: Provincial Nominee Program (PNP)
Draw Number: 184
The Number of ITAs issued in this draw: 381
Minimum CRS score required: 717
The total number of Applicants received ITA’s so far this year: 55,771
Tie-break rule applied for this draw: March 16, 2021, at 21:20:50 UTC i.e. the PNP candidates who had submitted their profile before this date and time with minimum CRS scores 717, have received invitations in this draw.