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PTE

PTE Overview

Pearson Test of English Academic is an English language test designed to assess the readiness of non-native English speakers. PTE Academic is endorsed by GMAC and the scores are accepted by LBS-UK, HBS, Stanford and Yale University in USA, other universities/schools in other countries like INSEAD and HEC Paris in France, IESE, IE Business School and ESADE in Spain and SDA Bocconi in Italy. It is a computer based exam. The three hour test results to be delivered within 5 working days. The score ranges from 10-90.

 

Test Pattern

Section

Timing

Tasks

Total Score

Speaking & Writing

77 – 93 minutes

A text appears on screen. Read the text aloud. After listening to a recording of a sentence, repeat the sentence. An image appears on screen. Describe the image in detail. Write a 200–300 word essay on a given topic.

The range for the overall score is 10-90 points.

Reading

32 – 41 minutes

Make sure to write a minimum of 50 words, but no more than 70 words.

A 10 Minutes Break is Optional

Listening

45 – 57 minutes

After reading a text, answer a multiple-choice question on the content or tone of the text by selecting one response

Total Testing Time – 3 hours

 

Test Registration fee

Rs. 12,100

You can send your score report to as many institutions as you like, free of charge, through your Pearson Account. 

Accepted Id

Passport only

To register for the test, logon to www.pearsonpte.com/book