Pearson Test of English Academics (PTE Academic) in Pakistan-Best Alternative of IELTS & TOEFL, Format, Required ID, Structure, Significance & Online Registration
PTE Academics is the abbreviation of Pearson Test of English Academics. PTE Academic is the best alternative of IELTS & Toefl tests. Its much easier than both these tests. It is a leading computer-based international test, which is accepted in many English-speaking countries. It is useful for both immigration and study abroad purposes. During this PTE academics test your English language skills about listening, reading, speaking and writing are judged through computer in just three hours. This PTE test is conducted in a secure environment of Pearson test centre. You will attempt all the stages of PTE Academics via computer and headset.
All About PTE Academic Test in Pakistan, Registration, Benefits, Pattern, Fee, Centers
Benefits of PTE Academic
PTE Academics test result is generally provided within a week. Computer-based paper checking is the key feature of PTE test. This ensures the transparency and accuracy in marking. PTE Academics is accepted in many reputed universities of the world like INSEAD France, Yale University USA, Harvard Business School US etc. Universities colleges and educational institutes of Australia, New Zealand, United States of America, United Kingdom, Canada, Ireland, Singapore, Germany and many other countries accepts the PTE test score for granting admissions to overseas students. Australian and New Zealand accept its result for immigration and visa purposes.
Fee, Test Center & Required ID For PTE Academics Test
Now PTE test center has also been established in Pakistan. This center is situated in capital city Islamabad. It is expected that soon more test centers will be established in the provincial capitals too. At present PTE test fee in Pakistan is USD $205.00. Late booking fee is USD $256.25. Valid ID, generally a passport is required for appearing in PTE Academics test. Without acceptable ID no candidate will be allowed to enter in test center at any cost and fee will also be confiscated. Test is conducted many times in a month and you may schedule it yourself online. Test centers are located in more than 50 countries of the world including Pakistan.
First of all you will have to visit the link https://pearsonpte.com/book-now/. On this link you will press the “Book Now” button. You will have to create your account on this Official Pearson VUE website. In the second last stage you need to schedule your PTE Academics test in your nearest city and select the suitable date. On receiving the payment you will be informed about PTE test center location and directions through a confirmation email. On the test day you will be allowed to enter in test room after showing passport and after providing biometrics. You will be informed about announcement of result via email. You may view and share your score report to any educational institute of visa officer after login to your account.
Pattern & Format of PTE Academic Test
Test scores are provided in a score scale of 10 to 90. Part 1 is about speaking and writing and its duration is about 77 to 93 minutes. 2nd part is about reading and its duration is about 32 to 40 minutes. Third and last part is about listening and it continues for 45 to 57 minutes.
First part of speaking and writing will be about personal introduction, reading aloud, repeating sentences, describing images, re-telling lecture, answering short questions summarizing written text and writing essay in 20 minutes.
Second part of reading will consist of reading and writing fill in the blanks, multiple choice, choose multiple answers, re-ordering paragraphs, reading fill in the blanks and multiple choice, chose single answer.
3rd part of listening will be about summarizing spoken text, fill in the blanks, highlighting correct summary selecting missing word, multiple choice, chose single answer, highlighting incorrect words, multiple choice, choose multiple answers and writing from dictation. For more guidance about PTE Academic test visit following link;