What is Pte ?

PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English) assesses all four languages skills – listening, speaking, reading and writing. The test duration is approximately three hours including an untimed introduction to the test and one optional break of up to 10 minutes. PTE Academic is the world's leading computer-based test of English for study abroad and immigration. It provides you the results within 5 business days.

PTE Academic is the world's leading computer-based test of English for study abroad and immigration. PTE Academic consists of three main parts. You will receive a general introduction to the test and specific instructions about that to expect in each part of the test. Each part may contain a number of sections. Each section is individually timed. This language proficiency test is points based scoring (90 points= 9 Band).

PTE Academic offers fast, flexible English testing. Test-takers can schedule their test as little as twenty-four hours in advance, and typically receive their results within five working days. PTE Academic offers flexible testing locations, with test centres in over 50 countries worldwide. PTE Academic is also accepted for visa applications.

PTE Academic is accepted by thousands of academic programs worldwide, including prestigious institutions such as Harvard Business School, INSEAD and Yale University.

You will be sent a letter confirming the details of your test by email.

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Language Skills

01 Speaking And Writing

Time Allocated
77-93 minutes
  • Read aloud
  • Repeat sentence
  • Describe image
  • Re-tell lecture
  • Answer short question
  • Summarize written text
  • Write Essay

02 Reading

Time Allocated
32-41 minutes
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Re-order paragraphs
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Multiple choice questions

03 Listening

Time Allocated
45-47 minutes
  • Summarize spoken text
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Fill the blanks
  • Highlight the correct summary
  • Select missing word
  • Highlight incorrect words
  • Write from dictation