Applying in the Express Entry System for Canada PR? — Here are the key Things you must remember

The Express entry system of Canada is the most organized and admired immigration system in the world. It has been appreciated worldwide for its organized point based system and economic immigration approach.

If you are one among the Canadian PR aspirants, let’s find out what the Express entry system is and how you can apply in the same to secure PR visa for Canada?

What is Express Entry System?

Express Entry system is launched by the Immigration Refugee and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) in January, 2015 to review and select the highly skilled immigrants for permanent residency visa in Canada. The express entry system is based on the needs and requirements of Canadian Labour Market.

How it works?

The interested candidates need to submit their profile in the online Express Entry system. Their profile will be ranked based on the CRS system. The highly ranked profiles are picked and issued invitation for PR Visa by IRCC in its periodic express entry draws.

Here are the key things you must remember before applying in the express entry system of Canada Immigration.

Ø Arrange prerequisite Documents

You must arrange the requisite document in advance, i.e.

o The IELTS (International English Language Testing System) test result with appropriate score to show your language ability

o Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) report issued from Word Educational Services (WES)

Ø Your Express Entry Profile will be valid for one year only

Your need to create a profile on online Express Entry system, however, this profile will be valid only for one year. If you are failed to get the ITA (invitation to apply) for Visa within one year, you need to create a new profile, once your current profile expires.

Ø Create a Job Match Account on Job Bank

In case you don’t have a job offer from a Canadian employer or any nomination from a province of Canada, you need to create a Job Match Account on Job Bank (a job website of Canada). You will get the personal reference code from express entry to create a Job Match account.

Ø Understand Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS)?

The Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) is basically a point system that is used to review the profile of an express entry applicant and accordingly allocate it a definite score to determine its ranking in the Express Entry Pool. The CRS review your profile based on the following factors:

ü Work Experience

ü Language Proficiency level

ü Education

ü Skills and other such factors.

Ø Periodic Express Entry Draws (Round of Invitations)

The IRCC launches a draw every fortnight to select the candidates with high CRS score to issue the ITA (invitation to apply) for PR visa. The minimum CRS score requirement (Qualifying marks) is decided for each draw and the candidates achieving the same get selected for the ITA.

How to get vital support and assistance to apply in Express Entry system?

If you wish to apply for PR visa in Canada through Express Entry System, you can get in touch with certified immigration and visa experts at Visas Avenue to get best assistance and support.

The Visas Avenue is a prominent and registered immigration consultancy service for Canada immigration and visa process.

You may call the experts at Visas Avenue on contact nos. 011–48447777 (Delhi), 080–46668222 (Bangalore), or 040–42467777 (Hyderabad). Alternatively, you can mail your Canadian visa or express entry system related queries to email id-