2 points drop in CRS score for Aug 05 2020 158th Express Entry draw
Aug 05 2020 158th Express Entry draw selects 3900 applicants with a low CRS score of 476.
In the latest all-program Express Entry (EE) draw, Canada selected 3900 applicants with a low CRS score of 476. The selected applicants can now apply for permanent residence in Canada. Also, the tie-breaker rule applied to this draw was set to July 27, 2020, at 01:02:47 UTC.
Besides, the last July 08, 2020, all-program EE draw selected 3900 applicants with a CRS score of 478. In comparison, the current draw reduced the CRS score requirement by 2 points. This indicates that Canada is heading in the right direction. Also, it is all set to achieve its 2020 Immigrations Level Target of 341,000.
The Express Entry (EE) System is Canada’s most popular immigration pathway. It handles applications from 3 main economic streams such as:
- Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP)
- Federal Skilled Trades Program (FSTP)
- Canadian Experience Class (CEC)
To qualify, the applicants must meet the Human Capital Factors under the stream they apply such as:
- Language Skills
- Education Level
- Work Experience
In addition, the applicants must have a minimum CRS score to receive an ITA for applying for a Canada PR.
Who qualified in the Aug 05 2020 158th Express Entry draw?
Besides, if you too received an ITA in the Aug 05 2020 158th Express Entry draw then it means you:
- Have an active EE profile.
- Have applied under one of the EE streams.
- Meet the terms of Human Capital Factors.
- Finally, have a minimum CRS score of 476.
However, if you receive a nomination against your EE profile then your get an extra 600 CRS score. This increases your chances of receiving an ITA for Canadian permanent residence.
Looking at the earlier EE draws, Canada in each draw is targeting a large number of applicants. Because of the current global pandemic issue. It realises that the need for immigrants is even more to meet its labour market and economic needs.
So, apply now! Get a quick and easy Canada Visa.