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Latest Express Entry Draw Invites 5,900 Candidates with STEM Occupations

2023-12-08 | Abroad Pathway Immigration | Leave a Comment

Latest Express Entry Draw Invites 5,900 Candidates with STEM Occupations

Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) conducted the second STEM-targeted Express Entry draw, inviting 5,900 candidates to apply for permanent residency (PR). This draw specifically targeted applicants with professional experience in STEM-related professions. With a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score cutoff of 481, the draw aimed to address the shortage of skilled workers in 24 STEM occupations. This article will provide a comprehensive overview of the draw, including the eligibility criteria, CRS score distribution, and the impact of these initiatives on Canada's economy.

Detailed Information about the STEM Express Entry Draw

Here are the key details of the STEM Express Entry draw:

  • Category: STEM occupations
  • Number of invitations issued: 5,900
  • Rank required to be invited to apply: 5,900 or above
  • Date and time of round: December 8, 2023, at 03:02:52 UTC
  • CRS score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 481
  • Tie-breaking rule: November 25, 2023, at 09:48:36 UTC

STEM Express Entry Draw Details

The STEM Express Entry draw held on December 8, 2023, witnessed the issuance of 5,900 invitations to apply for permanent residency. To be eligible for consideration, candidates needed a CRS score of 481 or above. This draw marked a 5-point drop from the first STEM Express Entry draw held on July 5, 2023. The selected candidates were required to have professional experience in any of the 24 designated STEM occupations.

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List of 24 STEM Occupations Selected For Latest Express Entry Draw

Architects 21200
Architecture and Science Managers 20011
Business Systems Specialists 21221
Civil Engineers 21300
Computer and Information Systems Managers 20012
Computer Engineers (Except Software Engineers and Designers) 21311
Computer Systems Developers and Programmers 21230
Cybersecurity Specialists 21220
Data Scientists 21211
Database Analysts and Data Administrators 21223
Electrical and Electronics Engineers 21310
Engineering Managers 20010
Industrial and Manufacturing Engineers 21321
Information Systems Specialists 21222
Land Surveyors 21203
Landscape Architects 21201
Mathematicians, Statisticians, And Actuaries 21210
Natural and Applied Science Policy Researchers, Consultants, and Program Officers 41400
Software Developers and Programmers 21232
Software Engineers and Designers 21231
Urban and Land Use Planners 21202
Web Designers 21233
Web Developers and Programmers 21234

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Impact of the Draw

With this draw, IRCC has sent out a total of 11,650 invitations to apply for permanent residency in three Express Entry rounds this week. The government's focus on STEM occupations (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) reflects its commitment to addressing the shortage of skilled workers in key sectors such as healthcare, technology, and engineering. By targeting candidates in these fields, Canada aims to boost its economy and meet the growing demand for skilled professionals.

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