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About PTE Test

The Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic is an English Testing System that is designed to evaluate and assess a non-native English speakers’ readiness. This test is undertaken by non-native English-speaking international students who wish to apply in the English language required curriculum in a foreign university. This is a computer-based testing system which will be focused more on real-life English used in an academic environment. Test scores are reported on the standardized numeric scale of 10-90 to measure the test taker’s proficiency in the English Language.

IELTS™ Overview

  • Introduced in 2009
  • Recognised by over 6,000 international educational institutes
  • Fast, Flexible, Fair and Secure testing system
  • The test is computer-based hence results are faster
  • Accepted for Australian and New Zealand Student and Migration Visa Applications
  • Accepted by number of professional associations around the globe

Our experienced and trained staff will help you to prepare for your PTE with the diligent planning of the course. With the preparation of courses, they will provide you with resources that will help you in your aim better. Students will also be given scored practice tests so that they can be well prepared for the actual testing and not be left unaware of what they will face. The infrastructural aspect of our classes will also help you to be comfortable in our learning environment so that you can do more.

Since PTE Academic tests are conducted in centres all over the world, Nepal also holds those tests. You can book dates and be given knowledge of the test dates and centres efficiently from us.

PTE-A Test Format:

Part 1: Speaking & Writing Test (77 – 93 minutes)

This portion of the test will be assessing your speaking and writing skills in English. To evaluate your English-speaking skills, you will be asked to produce English as you would in an academic environment. For writing, you will be required to write your responses to questions in academic English where you have to use correct grammar.

Speaking Test:

  • Personal Introduction
  • Read aloud
  • Repeat sentence
  • Describe image
  • Re-tell lecture

Writing Test:

  • Answer short question
  • Summarise written text
  • Essay (20 mins)

Part 1: Reading (32 – 41 minutes)

This portion of the test will be assessing your reading skills in English. The test takers’ ability in reading, writing and listening to information in English is tested. Different test formats will appear including multiple-choice, re-order paragraphs and fill in the blanks. This part of the test will contain 15-20 independent or integrated items to test the students’ English proficiency and skills.

  • Multiple choice questions – Single Answer Choice or Multiple Answers Choice
  • Re-order paragraphs
  • Reading: Fill in the blanks
  • Reading & writing: Fill in the blanks

A ten-minute break will be optional

Part 3: Listening (45 – 57 minutes)

  • Summarise spoken text
  • Multiple choice questions: Single Answer Choice or Multiple Answers Choice
  • Fill the blanks
  • Highlight the correct summary
  • Select missing word
  • Highlight incorrect words
  • Write from dictation

PTE Academic test scores range from the value 0 – 90 with 90 being the highest value of PTE Scoring. 10 – 58 is deemed insufficient for full academic level participating in language activities. Hence, the student might be required to take extra English language courses as extra university curriculum. To inquire more about PTE tests and how to take classes, you can contact us or come to our office.