Hi, i've undergone the ielts exam back in June 25, 2016 and got the band 5.5 but unfortunately due to some reasons i couldn't make my visa application however i am about to apply for uk innovator visa; can you help me to understand if i can apply with the same ielts certificate?? it says (it is recommended that candidates language ability be re-assessed after 2-years but it never says they certificate is valid till 2-years only) Your clear response would be very much appreciable to this response. Kind Regards, ALi

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The IELTS test is valid for a period of 2 years. The certificate you hold has expired and you will be required to meet the English language requirement for Innovator visa at the time of application. 

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