Questions often test 2 skills together, such as listening and reading or reading and speaking. The whole test is done in a single session, lasting 3 hours and is taken sitting at a computer in a secure test environment. The speaking part of the exam is done at the computer. Your voice is recorded and sent for marking.
One advantage of this test is that you get your results very quickly; in about 5 days.
|PTE full form||Pearson Test of English|
|Conducting body||Pearson PLC Group|
|Widely popular as||English language proficiency test|
|Generally accepted by||Universities in UK, Australia, and New Zealand|
|Types of exam||PTE Academic and PTE General|
|Mode of exam||Online|
|PTE Fee||INR 13,300|
|Skills Tested||English Speaking and Writing, Listening and Reading|
Here is the PTE Academic paper pattern –
|Speaking & Writing||77 – 93 minutes||
|Reading||32 – 41 minutes||
|Listening||45 – 57 minutes||