Growing Popularity Of PTE
Pearson Tests of English (PTE) is a computer- based academic English Language test aimed at non-native English speakers wanting to study abroad. It tests your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. PTE academic is creating great opportunities for the students who want to prove their English proficiency when applying for their international education abroad. PTE delivers results much faster than any other test, which is a great advantage. The popularity of PTE is growing in Australia, Canada, UK and many more countries. This test is also an alternative to the currently accepted IELTS and Occupational English test (OET). PTE was launched in 2009 and has rapidly gained acceptance in universities and government agencies such as UK border agency and Australian Department of Immigration and citizenship for visa application.
Benefits of PTE Test :
1) Prompt Results – You are most likely to receive your test results after 5 days of taking the PTE test. Unlike other tests, you needn’t wait for the exam result and waste time to apply for admission in the reputed universities.
2) Secure Scoring - Intelligent machines are utilized in checking the answers of the takers. Makers are given as per predefined guidelines to bring higher transparency in the marking system. With minimal human intervention, there are limited chances of getting a biased score. The score remains live on the official PTE website until the validity of your test result that is for two years.
3) Worldwide Acceptance- The PTE test score is widely accepted in universities and colleges across Australia, New Zealand, UK, US, Canada and several other countries. The scores are accepted in over 6000 organizations globally.
PTE is gaining much acceptance in the last few years and is also gaining popularity among IELTS and TOEFL test takers.