What is PTE?
The Pearson Test of English (PTE) is a completely computer based examination, that measures the language proficiency of people who want to study or work in places/countries, where English is used as a language of communication.
PTE is a System (computer) based assessment test, which focuses on real-life situations, where English used in academic/non-academic surroundings. It assesses the English language as an integrated language skill system. The entire test is based on this concept of integrated existence of language skills, and students will have to go through a variety of accents and academic language, as the students are sure to get exposed and encounter at English-speaking higher education institutions.
A sophisticated and standardized numerical scale, ranging from 10 to 90, which is a Global Scale of Assessing English Language Skills, is used to report the scores. The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), has established a common reference framework, to assess Language Proficiency more precisely, with which, the PTE Scoring pattern suits well.
A British-owned education publishing and assessment service to schools and corporations, as well for students directly, which counts about a 100 million people globally, Pearson is the world’s biggest education company. The vast arena where Pearson caters to the educational need include business, technology, sciences, law and the humanities, through a wide range of books and resources which could be useful for the students learn, teachers teach, and professionals evolve throughout their careers. These learning tools and devices are so carefully designed so that the students and experts could understand them easily and used wisely to expand their knowledge, develop their skills, and realize their potential.
Pearson Education is also a forerunner of digital education and assessment, which has gained greater interest and impact with the emergence and evolution of Artificial Intelligence. Pearson Test of English is one such platform, where the English Language Skills of the student’s world wide are assessed and certified.
Unique Features of PTE Academic
Flexible dates: If students are unable to find their desired test date then they can request for additional test sessions.