Introduction to PTE
PTE | // May 31, 2018

The Pearson Test of English, abbreviated as the PTE Exam, is a computer-based English Proficiency Test conducted by Pearson Learning for all types of immigration visa to Australia and New Zealand. PTE is also accepted for admissions to multiple universities and colleges in US, UK and Canada. 


When and where is the PTE conducted in India?

Dates for the PTE are available all round the year in India. You can check the dates and venues and register for the test here:  PTE Test Date & Center Availability in India 


What is the eligibility criteria for PTE?

Anyone who is 16 years of age or older can take the PTE Nevertheless, aspirants below 18 years of age are allowed to appear for the exam only after producing a written consent/approval from their parent or legal guardian. However, the program a candidate is applying to can have many eligibility criteria depending upon its competitiveness. So, we advise all candidates to go through any such criteria by visiting the official websites of the respective colleges/universities.


How many students appear for the PTE every year?

More than 2 lakh candidates appeared for the PTE last year from India alone. This number is increasing rapidly every year.


How many programs accept PTE exam scores?

More than 6000 programs accept PTE scores across Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada and UK.


How many times can one take the PTE exam?

There is NO limit on the overall number of times a candidate can sit for the PTE. However, you must wait to receive your scores before you can book your next test.


When are the PTE scores available after the exam?

The test scores are usually available in 1 to 5 business days after the candidate has appeared for the exam. In our experience, majority of test takers receive their scores next day itself.

What is the format of PTE exam?


What is the syllabus of PTE?

PTE is an English Proficiency Test. It examines candidates across four main English skills: Speaking, Writing Reading & Listening. Students need to be fluent on all these four skills.


How is the PTE Exam scored?

Pearson employs high end artificial intelligence system to grade PTE tests automatically. According to the claims made by Pearson, there is no human intervention in the checking process. This ensures that the scores are fair and unbiased.


What is the registration fee for PTE?

The PTE registration fee  is INR 13,101 (inclusive of GST)


Which documents must a candidate carry on the exam day?

Candidates must carry the printed confirmation e-mail received after registering for the PTE. Additionally, the candidate must also carry valid passport as an identity proof. 


Where can you find the latest updates about PTE exam? 

Refer to the official PTE website for the latest updates  regarding the test:

PTE Official Website


How can Logic Academy help you  in cracking the PTE?

Logic Academy prides itself in being the best PTE coaching classes in Ahmedabad. Refer to our PTE Programs page to know more about our awesome PTE prep programs: Logic Academy’s PTE Coaching Programs

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