Canada Express Entry: Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS)

The Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) is the ranking system for the eligible candidates for Canada Immigration. 1,200 total points are available under CRS. Comprehensive Ranking System points have 3 different factors.

  1. Core Human Capital Factors with the maximum claimable points of 500
    In this factor, points are claimed based on:
    • Age
    • Level of Education
    • Language Ability,
    • Canadian Work Experience (if any)
    • Spouse level of education, spouse language ability, and spouse Canadian work experience (if married).
  2. Skill Transferability Factors with the maximum claimable points of 100
    This is a combination factor based on the below five areas:
    • Education and Canadian Work Experience
    • Education and Language Ability
    • Language Ability and Non-Canadian Work Experience
    • Canadian and non-Canadian Work Experience
    • Certificate of Qualification in a Trade and Language Ability
    Maximum 50 points are awarded for each of the above five combinations. Only 100 points will be awarded to the candidates under the Comprehensive Ranking System even if the Candidate score more than 100. No points will be awarded for the skill transferability of the candidate’s common-law partner or spouse.
  3. Additional Factors with the maximum claimable points of 600
    Candidates under this factor can claim based on the below areas:
    • Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) – Candidate will get an additional 600 points for an enhanced nomination certificate from any Canadian Province except Quebec.
    • Qualifying job offer in any skilled occupation (NOC 0, A or B level) – 200 points will be awarded from a Canadian employer if the occupation is included in the Major Group 00 Senior Management Occupations.
    • Study experience in Canada – Candidates will get additional 15 or 30 points based on the eligible credential from a study program.
      • 15 points if the eligible credential from 1 or 2-years post-study program in Canada.
      • 30 points extra if the eligible credential is:
        • from a post-secondary study program of 3 years or more, or
        • from a university-level program at the level of any entry-to-practice professional degree or the master’s level for any occupation listed in NOC level A, or
        • from a university-level decorate level Canada program.
    • French ability of CLB 7 or better & English ability of CLB 4 – 15 points
    • French ability of CLB 7 or better & English ability of CLB 5 or more – 30 points
    • Sibling in Canada on PR or Citizen – 15 points

Improve Your Comprehensive Ranking System Score

The candidates in the Express Entry Pool who are ranked the highest, are often guaranteed for an Invitation for Canadian Permanent Residency. So you should increase your chances of receiving an ITA.

Look below for the table showing the number of Express Entry invitations issued under a CRS score this year in regular Express Entry Draws. We keep on updating the number of invitations with the CRS score. Keep visiting us to stay updated.

Draw noDateNumber of ITA issuedMinimum CRS points
Express Entry Draw 2019
Draw 113March 203,350452
Draw 112March 063,350454
Draw 111February 203,350457
Draw 110January 303,350438
Draw 109January 233,900443
Draw 108January 103,900449
Express Entry Draw 2018
Draw 107December 193,900439
Draw 106December 123,900445
Draw 105November 283,900445
Draw 104November 153,900449
Draw 103October 293,900442
Draw 102October 153,900440
Draw 101October 33,900445
Draw 100 (FSTC)September 24400284
Draw 99September 193,500441
Draw 98September 53,900440
Draw 97August 223,750440
Draw 96August 83,750440
Draw 95July 253,750441
Draw 94July 113,750442
Draw 93June 253,750442
Draw 92June 133,750451
Draw 91 (PNP)May 30200902
Draw 91 (FSTC)May 30500288
Draw 90May 233,500440
Draw 89May 93,500441
Draw 88April 253,500441
Draw 87April 113,500444
Draw 86March 263,000446
Draw 85March 143,000456
Draw 84February 213,000442
Draw 83February 73,000442
Draw 82January 242,750444
Draw 81January 102,750446
Express Entry Draw 2017
Draw 80December 202,750446
Draw 79December 62,750452
Draw 78November 152,750439
Draw 77November 82,000458
Draw 76 (FSTC)November 1505241
Draw 75 (PNP)November 1290673
Draw 74October 182,757436
Draw 73October 42,801438
Draw 72September 202,871433
Draw 71September 62,772435
Draw 70August 233,035434
Draw 69August 92,991433
Draw 68August 23,264441
Draw 67July 123,202440
Draw 66June 283,409449
Draw 65May 313,877413
Draw 64 (FSTC)May 26400199
Draw 63 (PNP)May 26143775
Draw 62May 173,687415
Draw 61May 43,796423
Draw 60April 193,665415
Draw 59April 123,923423
Draw 58April 53,753431
Draw 57March 243,749441
Draw 56March 13,884434
Draw 55February 223,611441
Draw 54February 83,664447
Draw 53January 253,508453
Draw 52January 113,334459
Draw 51January 42,902468

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