CIC is expected to declared its 101st Express entry draw on October 3rd or 10th Oct 2018. How much will the scores be ? CIC 101 draw is expected to go lower on score.
Express entry system has evolved a lot since it was launched in Jan 2015. It is the main source of immigration to Canada and has been a source of motivation and criticism across the pool.
The top five occupations in 2017 were Information Systems Analysts and Consultants, Software Engineers, Computer Programmers and Interactive Media Developers, Financial Auditors and Accountants and Administrative Assistants.
Top 5 occupations of ITA recipients (2015-2017)
|1||NOC 6311 – Food service supervisors||NOC 2171 – Information Systems Analysts and Consultants||NOC 2171 – Information systems analysts and consultants|
|2||NOC 6322 – Cooks||NOC 2173 – Software Engineers||NOC 2173 – Software engineers|
|3||NOC 2171 – Information Systems Analysts and Consultants||NOC 2174 – Computer Programmers and Interactive Media Developers||NOC 2174 – Computer programmers and interactive media developers|
|4||NOC 2173 – Software Engineers||NOC 6322 – Cooks||NOC 1111 – Financial auditors and accountants|
|5||NOC 2174 – Computer Programmers and Interactive Media Developers||NOC 6311 – Food Service Supervisors;||NOC 1241 – Administrative assistants|
Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score distribution of candidates in the Express Entry pool as of September 21, 2018
CRS Score Range Number of Candidates
Score Prediction –
The problem in recent draws was this score bracket – 431-440 9,181
No matter what happens, this bracket keeps on growing at a much faster pace than expected and is not allowing scores to go down at any point. The 100th draw was declared with the following sc0re –
Federal Skilled Trades
Number of invitations issued: 400
Rank required to be invited to apply: 400th or above
Date and time of round: September 24, 2018 at 05:34:21 UTC
CRS score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 284
Tie-breaking rule: February 18, 2018 at 12:31:16 UTC
With people loosing points over their birthdays, everyone is trying to do whatever they can to increase their points and somehow land in this point bracket of 440, which is not expected to come down anytime soon.
The next CIC draw 101 is expected on 10th October 2018 and it is expected that the scores will not drop below 440. OOPNP experts predict score of 437-440 with close to 3700-4000 invitations.
However the pool is so dynamic that this information will get outdated soon with IELTS scheduled in multiple places. Alternately, we can expect the draw to be done on October 3rd and another to follow on October 10th. Whether it happens, remains to be seen.
We will keep you posted about this as we get more information.