Key English Test (ket) Thailand

Key English Test (ket) Thailand – A1 Test

A1 English Testing for UK Settlement Visa Applications

From April 06 2015  this test will no longer be acceptable all applicants should attend IELTS exam centers, the A1 test will still be valid until November 2015 if taken pre April 06 2015.

Anybody who applies to join their partner in the UK to settle must achieve a certificate of competence in English language  to achieve this they must pass the Ket English language test (ket) . This test can be taken at various education centers in Bangkok & other cities in Thailand , but they  must be on the current up to date list list of approved language  test providers  to provide this test  if they are not on this current list then they should not be offering assistance . This is the correct test for those wishing to apply for a UK settlement visa & UK fiancee visa applications in Thailand we can assist with your visa application including booking the test & submission of the visa please see our fees pages. How & where to apply for a ket test for UK visa in Thailand contact us.

Key English Test (Ket)
Key English Test (Ket)

If you  apply to settle in the UK in the  following categories :

  • Husband or wife
  • Civil Partner
  • Unmarried Partner
  • Same sex partner
  • Fiancé(e) or prospective civil partner of a UK Citizen

Key English Test (ket) Requirements

All Thai citizens must achieve a good standard of English before they can apply for settlement in the UK. The test requirement has been graded as A1 under the Common European Framework of Reference, meaning that the applicant should be able to meet the following requirements:

  • Understand basic words and phrases when spoken slowly and clearly.
  • Ask and answer simple questions on familiar topics.
  • Use simple phrases and sentences to describe yourself and your life.

At the moment, the closest test to A1 level available in Thailand is the University Of Cambridge ESOL Key English Test ( KET) these test can be taken in Bangkok .

A1 Ket Is Level A2 & Replaces The A1 Test What To Expect ?

  • Must understand simple written English
  • Communicate in English
  • Understand short notices or directions
  • Introduce yourself
  • Interact with teachers


Key English Test (ket) What Is This exam ?

Ket Test UK Visa Fees

This exam is replacing the A1 English test which is required to settle in the UK, you must reach a level to achieve a test pass before you can even apply for a settlement visa – no test pass no visa its as simple as that.You can get more information about this exam by clicking here .

More support & information about the exam including materials to help any applicant prepare the the Cambridge English exam including practice exams can be found here .

Key English Test – Practice Test !


Thai  Visa Express Process UK Spouse Visa Applications In Thailand

Employ A Qualified UK Immigration Consultant In Thailand – NO Visa No Agents Fees

  1. No visa no agents fees
  2. We book all X-Rays
  3. We book the A1 Test in Thailand
  4. All covering letters
  5. All immigration forms
  6. Appendix 2 forms
  7. Advise on all aspects of the application
  8. Ensure you qualify UK Financial requirements
  9. Submission of the visa applications

Further information about the Key English test can be found at – Vantage Siam Bangkok we currently book all of our tests through the above provider. We can prepare & submit your settlement visa in Thailand & book all the relevant English tests on your behalf all sponsors must meet the new financial requirements plus other criteria to qualify to settle in the UK contact us for further information.  We are well regarded as the UK visa experts in Pattaya Thailand we have achieved results were other agents have failed we have full understanding of the new immigration rules contact us for further information.

Useful links – Thai Visa Express UK Immigration Consultants

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