When most immigrant aspirants are looking to migrate abroad for better job opportunities, career growth, quality living standards, and higher wages, etc. The Express Entry system of Canada makes the immigration process to Canada probably the easiest one in the world.
The Express Entry system provides easy entry into Canada as a permanent resident. It was put in place by the Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) in January 2015 to solve the demands of shortage in Manpower and also offers the faster route to Canada PR to talented skilled and well deserving professionals from outside countries.
The express entry is a point-based system known as Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS). The CRS evaluates the profile of a candidate in express entry based on some key factors such as; age, work experience, educational qualification, language proficiency (English or French), etc.
Express Entry as easiest route to get Canada PR this year
In the last few years, the express entry is going to be crucial and stress-free route to getting Canada PR this year. In the previous year, the IRCC had the mandate to invite 71,700 candidates to apply for Canadian PR. Now, this year, this mandate has increased by 4% to be 74,900.
According to Canada’s Multiyear Immigration Plan, declared by the government in Nov. 2017, the IRCC will continue to increase the yearly immigration mandate for Express entry and by 2020, express entry will invite 85,800 applicants to file in for Canadian PR.
Eased Immigration Rule will support to achieve the enhanced target
In order to achieve the targeted annual immigration plan, the government of Canada has several express entry rules and criteria. A few of eased immigration criteria from IRCC are listed below:
- CRS score points for having a sibling or a family member in Canada,
- Visa application time for submission increased from 60 to 90 days,
- Points for schooling in Canada,
- No more compulsory job bank account, etc.
This trend of eased immigration rules and prerequisite is likely to continue in the coming years as well and thus, express entry will be the fastest and easiest pathway to Canada not only this year, but also in the coming years.
If you wish to migrate in Canada, this is the best time to prepare your immigration document and apply in the Federal Express Entry System of Canada with increased chances of getting Invitation to Apply for Canada Permanent Residency.