Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic is a computer-based test to test your English Proficiency for study abroad and immigration.It assesses Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing abilities of the Test taker who needs to demonstrate their English proficiency to get admission in Universities or to migrate to an English Speaking Country.
PTE is approved by the Australian Government for visa applications and accepted by thousands of institutions in the UK, Australia, USA, Canada, New Zealand, and Ireland, including Harvard, Yale and INSEAD.
PTE Academic delivers Test takers language ability report to Universities, Government departments and other organizations requiring academic English. PTE Academic is endorsed by Pearson.
Pearson run test sessions 364 days of the year. So you have wide options to choose your test date and test centre.
|Nature of test||Computer Based|
|Test Registration Mode||Online|
|Score Validity||2 years Official|
|Rescheduling Fee||25% of the test fees|
|Test Results Time||Approximately 5 days|
|Extra Score Reporting Fee||No fee|
PTE Academic is a computer-based test that measures your Listening, Reading, Speaking, and Writing skills in English.
The format of the test is,
|Part 1||Speaking and writing||77 - 93 minutes.|
|Part 2||Reading||32 - 41 minutes|
|Optional break||-||10 minutes|
|Part 3||Listening||45 - 57 minutes|
Undergraduate Programs : Between 51 and 61
Postgraduate Programs : Between 57 and 67
MBA : Between 59 and 69
|PTE Academic Score||Common European Framework Level|
|76 - 84||C1|
|59 - 75||B2|
|51 – 58||Predicts success on easiest tasks at B2|
|43 - 58||B1|
|36 – 42||Predicts success on easiest tasks at B1|
|30 - 42||A2|
|10 - 29||A1 or below|
Certificate on Training Conducted by PTE
Student’s Choice Award for 2014
PTE Academic is a computer-based English language test for international students recognised by leading universities and colleges all over the world.
Authentic test content and tasks: demonstrating your ability to use real-life academic English. Fully computerised test: providing fair and reliable results. Fast delivery of results: typically within 5 working days. Flexible booking: book for the next day or next week, no need to wait longer!
The test is recognised by 3000 programs globally and is recognised by DIAC and UKBA for student visa applications For more information visit http://pearsonpte.com/TestMe/Taking/Pages/Acceptance.aspx
There are test centres in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi and Pune To check availability in real-time visit http://pearsonvue.com/pte/sa/
The fees for taking PTE test is 8000 INR
Register on Pearson website by visiting www.pearsonpte.com/register
Make sure to get yourself familiar with our range of preparation resources at www.pearsonpte.com/prepare
We recommend that you view our free online tutorial at http://pearsonpte.com/tutorial
Check the score you need with the university you are applying to. Most UK universities require a minimum score of 51 for undergraduate and postgraduate courses and a minimum score of 36 for qualifications below degree level. You can find more details on
Results are issued to candidates securely online through your Pearson account. We do not issue paper certificates to students or institutions. Once you receive your scores you can send them online to as many institutions as you want, free of charge.
If you are applying for a UK student visa you must also send your scores online to the UKBA and also print a copy of your results to include in your visa application. For more information click
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