A total 355 students from GITAM Institute of Management appeared for the Business English Certificate (BEC) programme's written examination for higher levels on Saturday.

The BEC assessors were professors from Osmania University and EFLU at Hyderabad and Chennai. Institute principal K. Sivarama Krishna said the BEC preliminary and vantage would be conducted on November 27 and December 4 respectively.

GITAM is promoting BEC, being offered by Cambridge University and British Council, to promote quality management education and excellence.