Express Entry System – Canada starting on Jan. 1, 2015

Canada is a leading immigration destination that attracts a large number of overseas nationals from across the world. Each year, a record number of people are migrating to Canada to gain better career opportunities. In order to ease and quicken the immigration process to migrants, the government of Canada is going to launch a new immigration system called as, Canada Express Entry System. The new system will be launched on 1 January 2015. The new express entry program made a number of amendments to the Canada immigration process to make it more effective for the overseas individuals.

Canada Express Entry system

Usually, under the expression of interest program, an individual should submit the appropriate credentials related to the qualifications, education, work experience and others that offer a clear reason of individual’s curiosity to work and reside in a particular country. The newly declared Canada Express Entry Immigration Program is quite equivalent to the expression of interest program, which was firstly introduced in New Zealand and recently accepted by Australia.

How Canada Express Entry system works

Under the new Canada immigration program—express entry, once theindividual’s application is submitted, their details will be stores in to a database of candidates for evaluating their skills by a selector. Canada Immigration through the express entry system is a sequential procedure. The complete process undergoes in five steps such as:

  • At first, all the eligible applicants build an Express Entry profile that recognizes applicant’s skills and qualifications. Applicants are ranked depending on their professional and personal aspects
  • Applicants without job offer need to register themselves in Canada Job Bank. The job bank permits individuals to post their credentials, so that an employer in Canada can employ required skilled employee for the available post.
  • Selected applicants will be placed in a pool of Canada express entry
  • If applicants get selected through Job Bank, an invitation will be sent to lodge the application within 60 days
  • Successfully selected applicants can apply for Canada permanent residency under provincial nomination program (PNP), he federal skilled worker program (FSWP), and Canadian experience class (CEC). 

After receiving of invitation to apply (ITA), Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has committed to process the visa applications within a six months or less.

Why Canada Express Entry system?

The new Canada express entry system is eases Canada immigration pathway under the skilled immigration program. The visa applications will be processed within six months or less and there is no cap for the number of applicants. Under Canada Express Entry the Any individuals can apply for Canada PR irrespective of their profession. Contrasting, other Canada immigrations programs, which include the FSW program, the new express entry system do not have any specific time limit; individuals can apply at any time without a fear that the system will be blocked.

Canada Express Entry Benefits:

  • There is no cap on number of applications to lodge an application for PR
  • Individuals can highlight their impressive qualifications
  • No exact occupations list
  • Individuals can apply for Canada Express Entry system at any time

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17 thoughts on “Express Entry System – Canada starting on Jan. 1, 2015

  1. Harisha

    December 3, 2014 at 7:20am

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    December 4, 2014 at 1:26pm

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    December 5, 2014 at 6:05am

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  4. Veshal

    December 8, 2014 at 1:37pm

    I need some information with regards to express entry. Can I contact Opulentus for this?

  5. Rajiv

    January 2, 2015 at 6:28am

    I don’t have any knowledge on the lately updated Canada express entry immigration process. Can Opulentus dedicate team help me with the best choice that would be helpful for me?

  6. Bharath

    January 20, 2015 at 5:16am

    I wish to settle in Canada as a skilled worker. Can the experts at Opulentus give me complete information on the new Canada Express entry scheme?

  7. Vishal kumar

    January 23, 2015 at 5:02am

    Please provide me with the updated information on the Canada Express Entry. I want to immigrate to Canada as a skilled worker under this scheme. Will Opulentus be of aid?

  8. Jaison

    February 26, 2015 at 6:02am

    I wish to know more about the Canada Express Entry scheme. Can the team at Opulentus help me regarding this?

  9. Pawan

    March 6, 2015 at 6:56am

    Have you come across the Canada Express Entry new immigration program?

    • Anshul

      March 9, 2015 at 6:19am

      Yes, my dear, I came to know that it’s one of the popular immigration program that has been updated by CIC for skilled professionals who would like to settle in the country permanently

        • Anshul

          March 11, 2015 at 6:07am

          Yes dear, an overseas skilled worker immigrating through this new expression of interest immigration program can relocate effortlessly and can enjoy all the social and economic benefits offered by its country

          • Pawan

            March 13, 2015 at 6:25am

            Oh, it’s amazing! Then I will try to gain full cognizance on its requirements to migrate at a faster pace

  10. Vikrant

    March 19, 2015 at 6:40am

    On what factors points are awarded under the Canada express entry system?

    • Harish

      March 20, 2015 at 6:03am

      I assume on 4 factors you will be awarded points such as Core human capital, skill transferability, accompanying spouse and job offer or nomination from province or territory.

  11. Charley

    August 13, 2015 at 9:59am

    Is 15th Draw Express Entry Announced?

    Is there any chances of getting invitation from CRS?

  12. Thomas

    October 26, 2015 at 9:53am

    I did not received any invitation from CIC, when will be the next Draw announcement?

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