- June 21, 2023
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The Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) is an English language proficiency test specifically designed to evaluate the readiness of non-native English speakers for university-level English language instruction. Developed by Pearson, PTE Academic was created to meet the demand from educational institutions, government bodies, and organizations for a more precise assessment of non-native English language students entering the English-speaking academic realm.
Who is PTE for?
PTE Academic is a computer-based academic English language test catered to non-native English speakers seeking to pursue studies abroad. It assesses proficiency in Reading, Writing, Listening, and Speaking. The test often combines two skills, such as listening and reading, or reading and speaking, in its questions.
Which countries accept PTE?
PTE Academic is recognized and accepted by numerous universities worldwide, with popular destinations including the UK, Australia, the US, and Canada.
When can the test be taken?
PTE tests are typically scheduled in three shifts from Monday to Friday, with morning, day, and evening hours available. In Kathmandu, there are two test centers: British Professional College and alphabeta Institute. Outside the valley, the test is conducted at Chitwan Medical College (CMC).
How much does it cost to take PTE?
The standard fee for the PTE Academic exam is USD 170.