Canadian Minister for Citizenship and Immigration announced the invitations under the 19TH Express Entry draw on 23rd October 2015, for the applicants who seek PR in Canada.
In this 19th Draw of the Express Entry System, around 1502 invitations were announced with the cutoff score of 489 points. This cutoff score is usually based on the Comprehensive Ranking System, which is designed for rewarding points to the applicants based on their information and their profile.
In the last draw for 18th Express Entry System
, announced on 2nd October 2015, around 1530 invitations were announced and the cutoff score was 450 points.
In this 19th draw of Express Entry System, a total no. of invitations has been decreased to 1502 and the assigned cutoff score of 489 points is also higher than the last one.
The Canadian Citizenship and Immigration (CIC) started this Express Entry System
in the start of this year for inviting the applicants who want to apply for the permanent residency in Canada.
This Express Entry draw takes place two times a month for the applicants. CIC department conduct this Express Entry draw. The shortlisted candidates in this Express Entry draw could apply for the Canadian permanent residency.