PTE, short for Pearson Test of English is the world’s leading computer-based test of English for study abroad and immigration. Some universities & colleges across the world use PTE as selection criteria for admission as it 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, and Yale.
PTE runs test sessions 363 days of the year, at one of over 200 locations worldwide, so you can choose a time and place that suits you.
There are more than 500 test centres around the world for conducting IELTS, 3-4 times a month. The test can be taken as many times as you wish. It can be booked online or through British Council/IDP. IELTS is jointly owned by the British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge English Language Assessment. The payment for the test can be made by credit card, designated bank or demand draft.
The duration of the test is approximately 2 hours 45 minutes.
|Speaking and writing||77 to 93|
|Reading||32 to 41|
|Listening||45 to 57|
Overall score is a mark out of 90.
65 is a decent score.
Score validity: 2 years after the test date.
Result reporting time: Typically, PTE Academic results are available within five business days.
Test repetition policy: You can take PTE Academic as many times as you like. You must wait to receive your scores before you can book your next test.
For more information candidate can visit the official website.