Pearson English Language Test or PTE is an internationally accepted English Language Testing system accepted by 10,000 organizations and institutes worldwide. The test is used to assess the knowledge and proficiency of students in English. It is a computer-based test taken by applicants who wish to pursue higher studies in countries where the medium of instruction is English.

Test Structure

The Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE) comprises 3 sections: Speaking & Writing , Reading, Listening.

Speaking & Writing

Speaking & Writing

Duration: 77 – 93 minutes (Summarize written text -10 mins, Essay -20 mins)

Questions: Personal Introduction, Read aloud, Repeat sentence, Describe image, Answer short question, Summarize written text, Essay.



Duration: 32 – 40 minutes (A 10-minute break is optional)

Questions: Fill in the blanks, Multiple-choice - choose multiple answers, Re-order paragraphs, Multiple-choice -choose single answer



45 – 57 minutes (A 10-minute break is optional)

Questions: Summarize spoken text, Multiple-choice - choose multiple answers, Fill the blanks, Highlight the correct summary


  • One major benefit of choosing PTE is that it is based upon Artificial Intelligence. It is unbiased “Unprejudiced marking”. It provides flexible testing and fast results “Workable measuring & quick outcome”.
  • It also gives an opportunity to send your scores to institutions unlimited times for free.
  • Major disadvantage of IELTS is that it is a paper based exam. It is mandatory to have a readable handwriting to get a better score.
  • The speaking part of the IELTS exam consists of one-on-one conversation which might make some candidates tense. This can lead to reduction of the score.
  • IELTS is a two-part exam. The listening, reading, and writing modules of the exam are conducted in one sitting while the speaking exam is taken on a separate day.

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