PTE Academic

PTE Academic

A guide to the test and its format.

PTE Academic: The Computer-based English Test

PTE Academic measures your English speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in a single, short test.

A two-hour test via computer

No more waiting around for your speaking exam – PTE Academic measures English speaking, listening, reading, and writing in just two hours.

Frequent test dates

We run regular test dates with last-minute availability. Check now to find out how soon you can take PTE Academic.

Friendly test center experience

Take your test in a small, friendly test center environment – with no more than 15 seats per test room.

Preparation: everything you need to succeed

However you want to prepare, we have options to help you go into your test feeling confident that you can perform at your best.

Take a Scored Practice Set

Try Out the PTE Academic Test Format and Get a Practice Test Report

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Save up to 45% by buying all the test prep resources you need in one go.

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Download the Test Taker Handbook

Everything You Need On What to Expect when taking a PTE test.

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Test day Tips, practice questions, and a planner to organize your study.

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A Guide to PTE Exam Syllabus

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Which is easier PTE or Duolingo

Which is easier PTE or Duolingo?

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