Pearson Test of English Academic Test.
It’s another English proficiency test whose scores are recognized by many universities of US and UK. PTE has 100% acceptance in Australia with all the universities recognizing its credibility. PTE Training is of two different kinds- academic, the scores of which are applicable in the universities and other educational institutions and general, the scores of which are used for procuring work visas or for immigration’s. PTE is a part of Pearson Enterprises and is endorsed by Graduate Management Admission Council. PTE Coaching is well known for fast delivery of results- results are usually declared in less than five days.
PTE academic is a computer based English proficiency test. This test examines a candidate in areas of English speaking, listening, writing and reading, four areas where English proficiency is required in order to ensure smooth stay and success in any endeavor in an English speaking country. Two modules are integrated during the test and each of the modules is tested through computer based assessment. The voice of the candidate is recorded in listening module. The test is conducted on a secure computerized system so as to ensure a glitch free examination.
PTE is a relatively new entrant in the field of English proficiency testing. However, this test has gained wide popularity in a relatively short frame of time, particularly because of fast results. Free PTE Institute test scores can be sent to unlimited number of institutions.
The total cost of PTE Academic Test ranges from US$ 150 to US$ 170. The current price for the test in India is Rs. 11300.
PTE Academic Test is quite authentic in terms of test content and tasks where you demonstrate your ability to make efficient use of real-life English language skills. In addition the results for the PTE exam are published in 2-3 working days.
You can register for the PTE Academic test online. If you are taking the test for the first time then you need to create a web account for scheduling the test. If you are reappearing for the test then you can use your existing web account to register for another test. You can visit http://pearsonpte.com/book/ for registration. We at AAGNA OVERSEAS can also register for the PTE test on your behalf.
The test is conducted at Pearson Testing Centers. Test centers in India are: Ahmadabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi and Pune. The PTE Academic Test duration is 3 hours.