Express Entry Draw: 15th March 2023 (Seventh Draw of 2023)


Express Entry Draw: #243
Total Number of Invitations:667
Minimum CRS score required:748
Date of Draw:1st March 2023
Program Specified:Provincial Nominee Program

On the 7th draw of 2023, the Canadian Immigration system sent invitations without specifying any particular program like recent draws (PNP & FSWP-based draws).

In the year 2021, the maximum number of invitations were provided by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC); since then, 2023 is the year wherein the numbers are again on the rise, which is a tremendous change after so long and the best opportunity for the awaited potential candidates.

Canada Express Entry System

If you are looking to immigrate to Canada with your skills, knowledge, and experience, then Canada's Express Entry System is a great way to start your journey to Canadian immigration! As one of the most reliable and fastest immigration systems, the Express Entry System is designed to assess the eligibility of individuals and provide an easy path to permanent residency in Canada. With a secure and fast process, the Express Entry System provides an efficient way to become a new Canadian citizen.

OINP Express Entry Draw:

Except in rare cases, ITAs are typically issued to qualified applicants twice a month through the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). The needs of the OINP application inventory dictate the frequency, size, and predicted timing of the Ontario PNP's next draw. The province of Ontario, Canada's economic powerhouse, welcomes newcomers with various opportunities for jobs, education, and permanent residency.
The Latest OINP Express Entry draw focused on Health, Education and Finance occupations, with 344 invitations.

Alberta express entry draw 2023

Alberta can nominate qualified Express Entry candidates through the Alberta Express Entry Stream. Candidates with strong ties to Alberta or who can assist economic development and diversification may be invited to apply. This stream may accept international post-secondary graduates from Canada.Each province has its requirement for specific occupations.

What are in-demand occupations in Alberta?

    The following are in-demand occupations in Alberta.
  • 62020 – Food service supervisors
  • 62010 – Retail sales supervisors
  • 63200 – Cooks
  • 13110 – Administrative assistants
  • 42202 – Early childhood educators and assistants
  • 21222 – Information systems specialists
  • 21231 – Software engineers and designers
  • 60020 – Retail and wholesale trade managers
  • 73300 – Transport truck drivers
  • 12200 – Accounting technicians and bookkeepers


As with the 7th Express Entry draw of 2023, seven thousand ITAs have been issued under various immigration programs, including Federal Skilled Worker Program, Federal Skilled Trade Program, Canadian Experience Class and Enhanced Provincial Nominee Program.