PTE - Key Facts

The Pearson Test of English - Academic is an English language test designed to assess the readiness of non-native English speakers to participate in a university-level English language instruction program. Pearson created PTE Academic in response to demand from institutions, government and other organizations for a more accurate way of testing non-native English language students who enter the English-speaking academia world. PTE is accepted for student and immigration applications across the world.

Who can take the test?

  • Any study abroad aspirant, with minimum age of 16 years can take the PTE test.
  • Candidates below the age of 18 years are supposed to take parent􀀀s/guardian􀀀s consent form signed.

Advantages of PTE Academic

In addition to its unbiased approach to testing, the test has many unique advantages:

  • Accepted by more than 6,000 educational, governmental & private organisations across the world
  • Trusted by Universities, Colleges and Governments for more than 10 years
  • Results delivered in 5 business days
  • Test sessions available 7 days a week
  • Test sessions can be scheduled up to 24 hours in advance, 365 days a year
  • Computer delivered test
  • Easy to prepare
  • Unbiased testing due to AI 􀀀Artificial Intelligence􀀀 element
  • Multiple attempts with minimum gap of 5 days to the previous exam
  • Test Duration - 3 hours - shortest among other related exams
  • Score validity of 2 years
  • Scores can be sent to multiple Universities/Colleges without any additional cost

More About The Test

To complete a PTE Academic test, you will need to attend a secure Pearson test center. You will use a computer and a headset to listen to, read and respond to questions.

During the three-hour test session, there are three main parts to the test: Speaking and Writing 􀀀together􀀀, Listening and Reading. There is also an optional 10-minute break between the reading and listening parts. During the test, you will find twenty different question formats, ranging from multiple choice through to essay writing and interpreting information.

PTE Academic assesses real-life, academic English, so you will hear excerpts from lectures and view graphs and charts. You will hear a range of accents in the test, from British and American to non-native speakers, so you will be exposed to the type of accents you will encounter in everyday life.

Who accepts More About PTE Academic?

  • Approved for all Australian and New Zealand student and immigration visa applications.
  • Accepted among the top 100 Colleges/Universities in more than 50 countries including USA, Canada and UK.

SOME OF THE PROMINENT INSTITUTIONS ACCEPTING PTE SCORES





PTE - EDUVANTAGE

  • Live Classes
  • Concept Builders
  • Vocabulary & Grammar Lessons
  • Free English Assessment Test
  • Sectional And Full Length Mock Tests
  • Authentic & Fresh Practice And Test Material
  • Online Mentors For Solving Queries
  • Video Tips And Strategies For Scoring Well In Exams
  • Speaking & Writing Test Evaluations And Feedbacks
  • Simulated test engine & test environment
  • Cutting edge technology

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