The controversial reality show is only part of the picture when it comes to class and education in Indian marriage negotiations.
While international students do need baseline proficiency in English, they need support the whole way through their degrees to actually be successful.
Using purpose-built English language tests for purposes other than what they were created to test reduces the validity of these tests.
Contrary to some reports, there is no new English language test for international students - the government is simply expanding standards already being met by most providers.
Refugees are both more likely to apply for citizenship, and twice as likely as other migrant groups to have to retake the test.