what is pte

PTE is Pearson’s Test of English which has gained wide popularity in Australia and worldwide as one of the topmost language tests. PTE Academic is accepted to prove your English skill for Australia visa applications. The test is also recognized by a large number of universities in Australia and worldwide. Pearson’s test has also gained recognition as one of the highly computerised and automated English language test. Required bands in PTE Academic has opened the gateway to permanent residency and study in Australia for numerous candidates.

The test is known as Pearson Test of English designed in two different modules of General and Academic. If you are seeking to apply for PR visa in Australia, you need to appear for PTE Academic.

PTE Academic checks English language abilities of non-native speakers of English speaking countries. It is used for the purpose of studying and migrating abroad. Besides the Australian Government, the test is approved by thousands of educational and other institutions in the USA, Canada, UK, New Zealand, and Ireland.

PTE Test Structure

The PTE Academic test measures the language skills of the candidate in four different parts, i.e. Listening, Speaking and Writing, and Reading. The test is fully computerised and runs in a single session of 3 hours.

PTE Test Pattern

The PTE exam comprises of 20 different question formats which range from the multiple choice questions to essay writing and interpreting. It also uses graphs, charts, and different types of accents in the tests.

About PTE Academic

PTE Academic is developed after intense academic research. The test is a computer-based English language test that is accepted worldwide for immigration and student visas. It allows international students and immigrants a fast and flexible way of proving their proficiency in the English language. To appear for the test, students need to attend a secure centre for Pearson test. Students appear for the test using computers and headset. The test makes sure that the candidate becomes familiar with the different type of accents to deal with the language in day to day life. The evaluation of the test is completely automated and no human assessment is involved. It delivers results in bands ranging from 10 to 90.

PTE test offers results to the examinees in five business days and hence the shorter period of waiting. The tests are available in a large number of cities in Australia including Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, and others. Contact us for more details on online booking of PTE test and to know more about PTE training in Australia.






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