PTE academic is a computer based English test for overseas edification and colonization. It is the 3 hours absolute online test. Computer based marking ensures all test takers are scored without bias and accurately.

PTE is authorized by the Australia Border Agency and the Australian Department of Immigration and Citizenship for visa applications. PTE Academic offers flexible testing locations, with test centers in more than 50+ countries worldwide.

PTE Academic is accredited, by thousands of Universities and institutes worldwide, including Harvard Business School and many more. It is one multi-level test.

Key features

 3 hours complete online test.

 Test can be scheduled 24 hours in advance.

 Results are within 5 business days.

 No extra cost for sending scores to the universities and colleges.

 There is no difference between general and academic.

 Accepted by colleges and universities of Australia, New-Zealand, USA, UK, Canada, Ireland, Singapore, and Germany.

 Approved for all Australian and New-Zealand visa and migration Applications.

 The test includes 4 sections: Speaking, writing, reading, listening.


During the PTE academic there are 3 main sections: Speaking and writing (together), reading and listening in a single 3 hour session. In the test computer and headset is used to listen, to read and respond to questions.

PTE Academic determines real-life English, so you will hear assortment of accents during the test, from British English to American accent to non-native speakers. So you will be exposed to the different type of speech that you confront in day-to- day life.

PTE English requires you to write responses using correct grammar and spelling.

Part 1: Speaking & Writing

(77 – 93 minutes)

 Read aloud
 Repeat sentence
 Describe image
 Re-tell lecture
 Answer short question
 Summarize written text
 Essay (20 minutes)

Part 2: Reading

(32 – 41 minutes)

 Reading fill-ups
 Multiple choice questions, single answer
 Re-order paragraphs
 Reading and writing fill-ups
 Multiple choice questions, multiple answer

Part 3: Listening

(45 – 57 minutes)

 Summarize spoken text
 Multiple choice questions, single answer
 Fill in the blanks
 Highlight the correct summary
 Multiple choice questions, multiple answer
 Missing word
 Highlight incorrect words