WHAT IS PTE ACADEMIC?
PTE stands for Pearson Test of English. PTE Academic is an English assessment version of Pearson required to be taken for visa applications to Australia or entry to universities .
HOW IS PTE SCORED?
The PTE Academic test items are all machine scored. Some item types are scored based on correctness alone, while others are based on the following: correctness, formal aspects and the quality of the response.
There are two types of scoring speaking and writing skills correct or incorrect and partial credit.
WHY TAKE PTE?
Numerous educational institutions, companies and government bodies now require aspiring non-native English-speaking students, overseas employees and immigrants to possess certain levels of proficiency for practical and academic purposes. The only way to establish your linguistic abilities is by taking a certified English evaluation exam.
The PTE exam is globally acknowledged as an accurate and reliable English proficiency assessment test. Companies and top universities like Harvard, Yale and INSEAD accept its results. In fact, the PTE test is one of the government-approved requirements for visa applications in Australia for immigration purposes .
WHY CHOOSE PTE ACADEMIC?
PTE Academic is a computer-based test recognised by different government and private institutions for study, work and migration to an English-speaking country. It also provides test candidates with the following benefits
Fast Results. Test results are typically delivered within five business days.
Flexible Test Dates. There are numerous test dates that candidates can choose from in a given year.
Approved. Accepted by many educational institutions in the UK, Australia, USA, Canada, New Zealand, and Ireland. PTE Academic is also approved by the Australian government for visa applications.