PTE

What is PTE...?

Pearson Test of English

Pearson Test of English General (PTE General) is a six-level general English test. All levels of PTE General are recognised globally and are accepted by employers and national education authorities in many countries as evidence of a required level of English. The six levels of the test are provided in partnership with Edexcel Limited, the largest UK awarding body for academic and vocational qualifications.

Countries accepting the above test: USA, Australia

Score: 100 Marks

Exam Pattern: 3 Hours

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

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

Website: http://pearsonpte.com

Exam Registration: Online

Nature of Exam: Computer Based Exam (PBT)

Test Fees: 10,990/-

Frequency of Test: Throughout the Year

Score Validity: 2 Years