Minimum Score stays at 445 | 3900 ITAs issued
The 26th Express Entry Draw of 2018 and 106th till date, took place on December 12, 2018. In this round the Government of Canada issued a total of 3900 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) for Immigration to Canada under Express Entry Program.
The minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score is 445 and the tie-breaking date and time is November 28, 2018 09:51:43 UTC. This round was open to all Express Entry categories. To simplify this means that all candidates in the Express Entry pool with a score higher than 445 and candidates with score equal to 445 who submitted their profiles before 09:51:43 UTC on November 28, 2018 are invited to apply.
In this round the minimum score stayed at 445, same as the last round held on November 28th, 2018 and 3900 ITAs were issued in all categories.
This is the third time that minimum score was 445 for an all program draw to get invited this year. Earlier draws where minimum score was 445 were held on October 3rd and November 28th draws, with 3900 ITAs issued each time.
With this draw the total number of invitations sent out in 2018 totals to 85900 as against a Total ITAs of 86023 of 2017.
The all-time low score drawn for an all program round was 413 in 2015. For complete details of previous draws check here.