IRCC invited 2,850 candidates under the Express Entry Draw 288

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Express Entry Draw 288

On March 12, 2024, Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) made a significant move in its immigration process by issuing invitations to candidates in the latest Express Entry draw. This Express Entry Draw 288, witnessed 2,850 invitations to apply (ITAs) being sent out to eligible candidates seeking immigration to Canada. It’s a part of Canada’s ongoing effort to attract skilled workers and meet its economic and labor market needs.

In this round, candidates needed to meet a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 525 to receive an invitation. Notably, this score requirement was 9 points lower than the previous general draw, indicating a slight easing of eligibility criteria. The tie-breaking rule for this draw was established for March 12, 2024, at 15:56:42 UTC. As of the day before the draw, March 11, 2024, the Express Entry pool comprised 211,487 profiles, reflecting the growing interest in immigrating to Canada.

With this draw, Canada has now issued a total of 22,240 ITAs through 10 Express Entry draws since the beginning of the year. This signifies Canada’s continued commitment to welcoming skilled immigrants and strengthening its workforce and economy through strategic immigration policies.

Express Entry Draws 2024

The latest Express Entry draw, #288, marks another step forward in Canada’s immigration journey, demonstrating its dedication to attracting talented individuals from around the world. As the year progresses, it’s evident that Canada remains an appealing destination for skilled workers seeking new opportunities and a high quality of life. With each draw, the country reaffirms its commitment to immigration as a key driver of economic growth and cultural enrichment. Stay tuned for further updates as Canada continues its efforts to welcome newcomers through the Express Entry system.

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