PTE Training

Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic)

Pearson Test of English (PTE) assesses English language skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking. It is a computer based academic English language test (Online). You will use a computer and headset to listen to, read and respond to questions. PTE exam is conducted by Pearson – Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC).

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PTE Academic score is recognized by over 80% of universities and colleges in the UK, CANADA, USA, AUSTRALIA & NEWZEALAND. PTE Academic is also accepted for visa purposes by the Australian government (example: immigration).

Test Format

PTE Academic assesses listening, reading, speaking and writing all via computer in a single 3-hour test session.

PART 1: SPEAKING & WRITING (77 – 93 minutes)

  • Personal Introduction
  • Read aloud
  • Repeat sentence
  • Describe image
  • Re-tell lecture
  • Answer short question
  • Summarize written text
  • Essay (20mins)

PART 2: READING (32 – 41 minutes)

  • Fill in the blanks
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Re-order paragraphs
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Multiple choice questions

A ten-minute break is optional

PART 3: LISTENING (45 – 57 minutes)

  • Summarize spoken text
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Fill the blanks
  • Highlight the correct summary
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Select missing word
  • Highlight incorrect words
  • Write from dictation