Indians have encountered a 200% increase in terms of invitees for Canadian permanent residency. That speaks a lot about the great shift of Indians towards the prized permanent residency of Canada. One of the topmost reasons for this are some very attractive programs on the lines of economic immigration.
The Express Entry Program for Canada sends invitees to candidates to take up permanent residence. Under this particular scheme out of the 86,022 invitations sent in 2017, approximately 42% were majorly holding Indian citizenship.
This lucrative Points based immigration system is attracting a large chunk of Indians to make a fresh beginning in the Maple leaf country full of breathtaking landscapes, lush greenery, snow-clad peaks and pretty lakes.
In the year of 2017, the total number of Invitations to Apply has doubled to 33,782 as compared to the previous year. In 2016, this number was merely 11,037, showcasing the 200% plummeted growth, that took place in the upcoming year of 2017. As per the Express Entry Year-end Report of 2017, released by Immigration Division of the Government of Canada, a little more than one lakh applications were received for Canada PR Visa under the 2017 Express Entry program.
As per numbers a total of 86,022 Invite to Apply was sent and 65,401 permanent residents along with their families were admitted into Canada. Near to 40% out of this total number or 26,000 plus Indians are permanent resident to the prosperous of Canada.
Among the top scoring professions that were admitted to Canada as Permanent Residents were prominently applicants who had secured job offers IN Professions such as information system analysts, software engineers and designer, computer programmers as well as university lecturers.
Vikram Rangnekar, an entrepreneur who moved to Toronto during 2016, is one of the permanent residents who found a new life for his himself and his family in Canada. He is quoted by The Times of India saying that “We love the accepting Canadian culture, the diversity, high quality of life, great support and education system for kids”.
The CRS score on the points-based system depends on various parameters like candidate’s age, education, official language proficiency, work experience among other requirements. These Express Entry draws for Canada PR Visa are held periodically, within which the cutoffs are decided upon.
Canada as a country, is very hospitable and welcoming to immigrants looking to start a new phase in their lives, seeking attractive job opportunities matching their skill set, top-notch education and world-class healthcare facilities.