The United Kingdom Border Agency and the Department of Immigration and Citizenship Australia, have recognised the Certificate of Advanced English, issued by Cambridge University, for student visa and immigration purposes.

According to a statement from concerned authorities , Cambridge English Exams –– Key English Test, Preliminary English Test, Business English Certificate, Certificated Version of Business Language Testing Service, Certificate of Advanced English, Certificate of Proficiency in English, International Legal English Certificate and International Certificate of Financial English –– have been granted recognition by UK Border Agency.

The decision was taken to attract more students to pursue higher education in the UK and Australia, the Cambridge University said in a statement.

“As the course is more flexible than other English language tests, more students would be attracted to it soon,” said educational consultant from Kochi