Highlights of the 228th Express Entry draw
- Express Entry draw issued 2,000 invitations to apply for Canada PR
- Candidates having a CRS score of 533 were invited in this draw
- The third all-program draw was held on August 3, 2022
- IRCC resumed all-program express entry draw from July 6, 2022
Details of the Express Entry draw held on August 3, 2022
The table below will reveal the details of the draw:
|Date||Number of invitations||Lowest CRS score|
|August 3, 2022||2,000||533|
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228th Express Entry draw invited 2,000 candidates
Canada Express Entry is a popular pathway for the candidates to apply for Canada PR. Canada has held a new Express Entry draw on August 3, 2022. In this draw, 2,000 candidates received invitations to apply for permanent residence in Canada.
Candidates who applied through Federal Skilled Worker Program and Canadian Experience Class were invited in this draw. The CRS score is 9 points lower than the previous draw. In comparison to the previous draw, 250 more candidates have been invited in this draw.
A total of 5,250 candidates have been invited through the all-program draw in 2022. A total number of candidates invited in 2022 through Express Entry draws is 16,039. The new applications sent through this draw will be processed within six months. The tie-breaking rule implemented on January 6, 2022 will be considered in this draw. This is the 16th Express Entry draw in 2022 and overall it is 228th draw.
227th Express Entry draw
In the previous Express Entry draw, 1,750candidates received invitations to apply and the minimum score was 542.
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Eligibility for Students
If students have earned any diploma, degree, or certificate and have completed any study or training within March 2020 and August 2022, they will be eligible to get Canadian educational credential points. Students will get the points even if:
- They have completed a course through distance learning
- They have completed a course outside Canada
- They have completed a course through part-time studies
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