What is PTE
Pearson Test of English or PTE exam preparation is the first entirely computer-based test of English language for abroad education and immigration. The test will assess four skills - Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking. The test duration is 3 hours and provides the score based on the Global Scale of English (GSE).
The PTE full form stands for ‘Pearson Test of English’ and is categorized into three main exams:
PTE Academic (mostly taken by candidates)
PTE General and
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Why take the PTE Academic Exam?
The Pearson Test of English (Academic) is trusted across the globe by various Governments, Universities, and Educational Institutes.
How many modules are there in PTE?
Types of PTE Exam
There are two types of PTE offered to test-takers - PTE Academic and PTE Home.
Pearson Test of English General (PTE General) formerly recognized as London Tests of English General. PTE General Test is a theme-based examination designed to test how well the test taker can communicate in English in real-life and authentic situations of life. The test is generally taken only for the purpose of improving in the English language. Only a few countries accept the PTE General score for admission purposes.
Pearson Test of English, Academic (PTE Academic) was launched in 2009 which is endorsed by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). PTE Academic Test is a computer-based examination designed to assess the exam takers' readiness to undertake a university program from a native English speaking country. Most of the universities accept the PTE Academic score for admission purposes.
What are the eligibility criteria for the PTE Academic Exam?
PTE General: Non-native speakers who want to acquire thorough proficiency in the English language are recommended to take the PTE General test. Individuals who are migrating to a native English speaking country are quite often suggested to appear for the PTE General Test.
There is no such PTE General Eligibility criterion. PTE General can be undertaken by anyone as there is no suggestive age limit or qualification as such required.
PTE Academic: Students who want to apply at the universities or colleges abroad must take the PTE Academic test. University or college programs are taught in English. Also, the scope of diversity is ample, interacting with people with different accents is one of the reasons students must be proficient in English. PTE Academic test assesses the capability of the students English fluency ability.
Students must be at least 18 years or older. If the student’s age is below 18 years, he/she needs to produce a consent letter from their parents or guardian.