Express Entry Draw #203 | 635 PNP Candidates Selected

Canada Immigration Express Entry Draw

Expressway Immigration ― Canada Immigration Express Entry Draw 01st September 2021 ― Canada has invited 635 PNP Candidates in Express Entry draw 203 on September 1, 2021. The Comprehensive Ranking Score cut-off increased to 764 points compared to the previous PNP draw of 751.

This means that candidates needed a CRS score of at least 764 points to receive an invitation from this Express Entry draw.

The cut-off score is higher because IRCC targeted this draw towards candidates having a provincial nomination. Only the candidates from the Provincial Nominee Program were eligible for this round of invitations.

Provincial nominees get 600 additional points in the Express Entry profile.

Previous Express Entry PNP Draw was held on on August 18, 2021 and compared to it, we see an increase in candidates who received an invitation in this Express Entry draw. There were 635 invitees this time around compared to 463 from the previous draw.

Draw Summary

Draw Number: 203
Date of Draw: September 1, 2021
Number of Invitations Issued: 635
Minimum CRS: 764
Program Specified: Provincial Nominee Program (PNP)
Tie-breaking rule: April 12th, 2021

Canada has issued more than 106k invitations so far in 2021 through Express Entry program including latest Express Entry draw #203

The number of invitations via Express Entry Draw this year has reached a milestone of 106,414 out of which the Canadian Experience Class accounts for 92% invitations at 97,653 and Provincial Nominee Program accounts for 8% invitations at 8,761.

Express Entry invitations almost double 2020 levels

IRCC has nearly doubled the number of Invitations to Apply (ITAs) issued year-over-year. So far in 2021, IRCC has sent out 106,414 ITAs. With more invitations comes a higher chance that IRCC will admit its target of 108,500 newcomers through the Express Entry system in 2021.

Canada Express Entry Latest Draw 2021

Express Entry Draw # Date ITA CRS Program
203 September 1, 2021 635 764 PNP
202 August 19th, 2021 3,000 403 CEC
201 August 18th, 2021 463 751 PNP
200 August 5th, 2021 3,000 404 CEC
199 August 4th, 2021 512 760 PNP
198 July 22nd, 2021 4,500 357 CEC
197 July 21st, 2021 462 734 PNP
196 July 8th, 2021 4,500 369 CEC
195 July 7th, 2021 627 760 PNP
194 June 24, 2021 6,000 357 CEC
193 June 23, 2021 1,002 742 PNP
192 June 10, 2021 6,000 368 CEC
191 June 9, 2021 940 711 PNP
190 May 31, 2021 5,956 380 CEC
189 May 26, 2021 500 713 PNP
188 May 20, 2021 1,842 397 CEC
187 May 13, 2021 4,147 401 CEC
186 May 12, 2021 557 752 PNP
185 April 29, 2021 6,000 400 CEC
184 April 28, 2021 381 717 PNP
183 April 16, 2021 6,000 417 CEC
182 April 14, 2021 266 753 PNP
181 April 1, 2021 5,000 432 CEC
180 March 31, 2021 284 778 PNP
179 March 18, 2021 5,000 449 CEC
178 March 17, 2021 183 682 PNP
177 March 8, 2021 671 739 PNP
176 February 13, 2021 27,332 75 CEC
175 February 10, 2021 654 720 PNP
174 January 21, 2021 4626 454 CEC
173 January 20, 2021 374 741 PNP
172 January 7, 2021 4750 461 CEC
171 January 6, 2021 250 813 PNP
170 December 23, 2020 5000 468 No program specified
169 December 9, 2020 5000 469 No program specified
168 November 25, 2020 5000 469 No program specified
167 November 18, 2020 5000 472 No program specified
166 November 05, 2020 4500 478 No program specified