Pearson Test of English
Candidate need to attend a secure Pearson test center in order to complete a PTE Academic test. Test will be given using computer and headset to listen, read and respond to the questions.
Total duration of test is approximately 3 hours, and there are 3 main parts to the test; speaking and writing will be together, listening and reading. In between listening and reading candidate will be provided with optional 10 minutes break. Further, there are total of 20 different question formats ranging from multiple choice through to essay writing and interpreting information.
Score equivalent to IELTS and TOEFL
Part 1: Speaking & Writing
(77 – 93 minutes)
Part 2: Reading
(32 – 40 minutes)
Part 3: Listening
(45 – 57 minutes)
Source and Useful Link: www.pearsonpte.com