PTE Academic is the world’s leading computer- based test of English for study abroad and immigration. It was created by Pearson Language Tests part of the Pearson PLC group and endorsed by GMAC (Graduate Management Admission Council), owner of GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test). It is an academic English language test aimed at non-native English speakers wanting to study abroad.

Duration the three- hour test session there will be three main parts to the test: Speaking and Writing (together), listening and reading. There are twenty different question formats, ranging from multiple choices through to essay writing and interpreting information.

Test Scores

Test Scores are available online Typically 5 business days from taking the test. Test taker can report scores to any number of institutions for free. Selected institutions can retrieve scores online usually within 48 hours.

Test Modules

PTE Academic Structure:

Time: 77-93 minutes
• Personal introduction
• Read aloud
• Repeat sentence
• Describe Image
• Re- tell lecture
• Answer short question
• Summarize written text
• Essay (20 mins)

Time: 32-41 Minutes
• Fill in the blanks
• Multiple choice questions
• Re- order paragraphs
• Multiple choice questions

Time: 45-57 Minutes
• Summarize spoken text
• Multiple choice questions
• Fill in the blanks
• Highlight the correct summary
• Multiple choice questions
• Select missing word
• Highlight incorrect words
• Write from dictation