PTE Academic 2020 Exam

Updated By Subhashri Roy on 19 Nov, 2020 09:38

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About PTE Academic

The Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic is one of the most popular computer-based English language tests for students who want to study abroad. PTE Academic is trusted by colleges, universities and governments across the globe. The test is conducted in over 295 test centres in more than 50 countries over 360 days of every year. The score of the test is accepted by universities and colleges in Australia, New Zealand, USA, UK, Canada, Ireland, Singapore, Germany and more. It is also approved for all Australian and New Zealand visa and migration applications. PTE Academic is known to be the fastest computer-based English test that assesses a candidate on the basis of his/her listening, reading, speaking and writing skills. The results of PTE Academic are typically available within five business days.





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Pearson VUE has resumed conducting PTE test at various locations in India. However, there are certain restrictions to ensure safety and precautions at the test centre, an effort to control the coronavirus outbreak. The number of test-takers for each session of the test has been reduced. All safety measures are taken at the test centres. Also, Pearson VUE is monitoring the global situation and following the advice issued by the concerned government and healthcare department.  Any updates or changes in the exam will be communicated to the candidate.

About PTE Academic Eligibility 2020

There are no specific eligibility criteria for PTE Academic


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PTE Academic 2020 Highlights

Given below are the key highlights of PTE Academic 2020:

Exam NamePearson Test of English (PTE) Academic 
Accepted by

Universities and Colleges in Australia

Universities and Colleges in UK

 Universities and Colleges in USA

Universities and Colleges in New Zealand 

Universities and Colleges in Canada

 Universities and Colleges in Ireland

Universities and Colleges  Singapore

 Universities and Colleges Germany

 Colleges Accepting PTE Academic Card 

University of Illinois, Chicago

Auburn University

Adelphi University

American University

Colorado State University

George Mason University

Pace University

Aston University

Boston College  

Pearson College London

Oxford University

London School of Business

Mcmaster University

Dalhousie University

Georgian College

Centennial University


Duration3 hours 
Conducted byPearson VUE
Mode of ExamComputer-based test
PTE Academic FeeINR 13, 300
Mode of ExamOnline
Format of PTE AcademicSpeaking and Writing

PTE Academic Important Dates

Conducted almost every month, throughout the year, one can book PTE Academic for any day except Saturday and Sunday. While selecting an appointment time, one must check the time format and time zone as many test centres may conduct tests almost 24 hours a day. However, the usual timing of the test would be between 9:30 AM and 2:30 PM. 

The tests dates for PTE Academic can be found at the official website along with the designated test centres in India

PTE Academic Conducting Body

Pearson VUE is popular for delivering millions of tests for over 450 clients from a broad range of industries and sectors including health care, government, information technology, financial services, military, and academia. Every year, millions of people across the globe take these tests. Those who are seeking professional growth or preparing for a post-graduate programme as well those who are pursuing immigration take these tests, which are carried out in the most secure testing environments.

Why Take PTE Academic?

Listed below are some of the advantages of taking PTE Academic: 

  • PTE Academic is accepted worldwide and the tests are graded by an algorithm and not humans. 
  • You are graded only on what you say and not against thousands of past responses. 

  • The test offers flexibility, unlike other study-abroad English tests. 

  • The test gives you the freedom to send your scores to an unlimited number of organizations without any additional fee. 

  • PTE Academic is accepted by thousands of programs across the world and is approved for all UK, Australian and New Zealand student visa and migration applications.

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