Aug 19 160th Express Entry draw selects 600 candidates for a Canada PR
Aug 19 160th Express Entry draw selects 600 candidates with a PNP nomination. The qualifying CRS score was highest at 771.
Canada on Aug 19 160th Express Entry draw, targeted applicants who had a nomination under the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP). Also, to qualify the applicants needed a minimum CRS score of 771. Besides, the selected applicants will now get an extra 600 score against their Express Entry (EE) profile. So, this will increase their chance of getting an Invitation to Apply (ITA) for permanent residence in Canada.
If you too qualified in the Aug 19 160th Express Entry draw then it means:
- You have an active EE profile.
- Have applied under 1 of the substreams:
- Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP)
- Federal Skilled Trades Program (FSTP)
- Canadian Experience Class (CEC)
- Meet Human Capital Factors:
- Language Skills
- Education Level
- Work Experience
- Have a CRS score of 771 or more.
- Finally, have a provincial nomination.
Canadian permanent residence through express entry (EE) system
The EE system is 1 of Canada’s main immigration pathways. Because it handles applications from 3 main economic immigration programs. It is also known to offer quick access to Canada PR. Thus, it is very popular all over the world. Every year Canada gets applications from people who want to live, study, work, and or settle in Canada. Looking at such demand the country is also taking measures to fast track its application process. Canada wants to meet its labour needs and grow its economy at a higher rate. Currently, Canada has been selecting a large number of people and is setting a low CRS score. As a result, it will be right to say that Canada immigration trends are positive.