In the 179th Express Entry draw, Canada issued 5000 invitations to Express Entry candidates. This draw was specific to Canadian Experience Class candidates and is the first CEC class draw since the major draw on the 13th February, 2021. The minimum CRS cut-off score for this draw was 449.
Draw Number: 179
Draw Date: March 18, 2021
Number of Invitations Issued: 5000
Minimum CRS: 449
Program Specified: Canadian Experience Class
Tie-breaking rule: February 19, 2021
This draw represents the second draw from the Express Entry pool in two days and continues the 2021 trend of draws targeting only Canadian Experience Class and Provincial Nominee Program applicants.