Comprehensive Guide to PTE Academic

In recent years, Pearson Test of English (PTE) has emerged as the most popular English proficiency exam for Australian PR applicants. Some say that it is not as difficult as the IELTS test, however, you still need to prepare well to make sure that you can get the highest points for SkillSelect. If you need help preparing for the PTE Academic test then this comprehensive guide is for you.

PTE Academic At A Glance


PTE Academic Fees (AUD)

The exam fees for PTE Academic test is $375 (including GST). You can pay by credit card.


Results Available (hours)

PTE Academic results are typically available within just 48 hours of taking the test.


Max. Visa Points

You can claim 20 points for English proficiency in the points-based PR application for Australia if you score at least 79 for each of the four PTE test components.

If you score at least 65 for each component then you get 10 points.

Free PTE Level Check

Take our 5-minute PTE level check and receive a detailed report highlighting the areas where you need to improve the most to achieve your target PTE score.

Good luck to you with the PTE Academic exam as well as with your journey to becoming a permanent resident and citizen of Australia.

Still need more help? Contact our PTE Academic experts who will guide you step by step in preparing for the test.

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