PTE Academic is an international computer-based test of English language . It measures your English ability by testing your level of English through tasks which reflect real-life settings. PTE Academic is also meant for non-native speakers of English who need to demonstrate their English language ability.
Benefits of taking PTE
- PTE Academic is leading computer-based English test for study abroad and immigration
- Did you know that many students have been able to schedule, take and send their PTE Academic scores to institution all within one week?
- Fast Results typically 5 working days
- Schedule tests upto 24 hours in advance
- Approved by the Australian government for Visa applications.
- Accepted thousand of institutions in the UK, Australia, USA, Canada, New Zealand and Ireland including Harvard, Yale and INSEAD.
- PTE Academic is the English test trusted by universities, colleges and governments around the world.
- PTE Academic offers candidates greater convenience with test session run over 360 days a year in more than 50 countries including 18 locations in India.
- PTE Academic assesses the real-life English skills you will need at university and living abroad. Not only do we assess speaking, listening, reading and writing. but we test in an integrated way that reflects real-life settings, as well as tests academic skills.
- PTE Academic is secure. Give universities the confidence in your score through palm-vein scanning. randomized test forms and data forensics ensure that universities know your test score in really yours, and mean that your score is safe.
- PTE Academic test real-life language. Prepare for life abroad as you listen to universities lectures and respond to questions about life on campus with real-life test of academic English.
- PTE Academic is unlimited. You can send your scores to as many institutions as you choose-there are no additional fee for extra score reports.
Purpose of the test
The Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE 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 wish to enter the English-speaking academia world.
This is a computer- based test of English.It is designed to measure the academic English abilities of candidates who wish to demonstrate theier level of achievement to professional or government organisations and educational institutions.The test is divided into three main parts- [a]Speaking and Writing, [b]Reading, [c]Listening and lasts for three hours with an optional break of ten minutes.
PTE Academic scores are valid for two years. You may request a rescore within 14 days. Only spoken responses and open-ended written responses are recorded.
PTE Academic is available in 43 territories including China, India, US, Japan, South Korea, Australia, UK, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Canada.