PTE Overview

PTE refers to the Pearson Test of English. PTE Academic is a computer-based academic English language test that is aimed at testing English language skills of non-native speakers of the language wishing to study abroad. It tests Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking. Questions are such that they often test 2 skills together, such as listening and reading or reading and speaking.

Give below are a few more details about the exam:

PTE has highly flexible test schedule

PTE is a computer-based exam, the score of which is considered for abroad study and immigration. The PTE exam is held and organized, all 365 days a year. Also, the exam is held worldwide in numerous locations, so that you can choose the place and exam date which suits you the best. PTE exam announces the result within 5 business days from the day of examination.

PTE score is accepted worldwide

PTE test score is approved by the Australian Government for visa applications and accepted by numerous institutions in the UK, Australia, USA, Canada, New Zealand, and Ireland, including Harvard, Yale and INSEAD.

PTE is fair and reliable

PTE Academic scans the students’ biometric by palm-vein scanning. The format of the test is randomized. The universities worldwide are, thus, assured that the test score is fair enough and belongs to a specific student. 

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