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English Exam: Ads and Education Expenses

english exam: Ads for students typically seek a young woman who has passed the International English Language Testing System IELTS required by Canadian post-secondary schools, according to CTV. On the flip side, parents of those who have passed the English exam and face paying 50,000 to 60,000 for a two-year diploma in Canada are also placing ads to find spouses willing to foot the bill. The ads are part of what some media in India are reporting is a booming industry based on families paying the travel and education expenses of students studying abroad, in exchange for marriage. Shinder Purewal, a former citizenship judge for the B.C. and Yukon region, says Canadian immigration officials are aware of the scheme but it's difficult to determine if a marriage is real or legal when all the documentation is in place and there are plenty of pictures and videos of a ceremony. It's a pretty good deal for a student who has just done high school and passed the English international exams. He says Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom have already cracked down on the practice. ( As reported in the news.