As a PTE Academic Coaching centre in Dhaka, PEC-Education introduced PTE Academic in 2016 in Mirpur Dhaka, Bangladesh. PEC-Education promoting PTE Academic in different institutions particularly in Chittagong, Dhaka and Pabna in Bangladesh. Recently PEC-Education conducted a seminar on PTE Academic at Jahangirnagar University in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
The available English proficiency tests:
There are many proficiency tests which are widely accepted for admission and immigration overseas. To exemplify there are 5 different language proficiency tests which are accepted in Australia for their Immigration. Among them PTE Academic, IELTS are more popular. Accordingly, England, New Zealand, are also accepting PTE Academic or IELTS for their Immigration and work visa. Moreover, these tests are widely accepted almost all over the world for admission in Universities, Colleges, Schools etc. As a result, most people are either taking PTE Academic or IELTS as they were the most well-known, so we suggest limiting one’s decision to these two for many reasons.
With the stakes so high, you need to ensure you pick up the test that gives you the best chance of making it through. At the same time, you too must be eager to get your desired score without spending money in reattempts.
The PTE Academic test is run by Pearson PLC which is a British Multinational Publishing and education company headquartered in London. It claims to be the world’s leading learning company. Whereas, IELTS is jointly owned by the British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge Assessment English.
PTE Academic is a computerized test. You have to take test on a computer. It is completed within 3 hours in one sitting. It has three main parts
1. Speaking and Writing (77 to 93 misutes)
2. Reading (32 to 41 minutes)
3. Listening (45 to 57 misutes)
How PTE exam is assessed:
Test will be examined by computer using automated software that Pearson has developed as a result it is unbiased and accurate. That means there is no person listening to you speak and there is no one physically analyzing your writing. Results are typically published within 5 business days. Most test takers report receiving within 2 or 3 days. With most people today familiar with using keyboard that is why the PTE Academic is most favorable. Moreover, if anyone has low typing speed , he will not feel uncomfortable in here for conductive reasons. For example, in the writing section, you need to write 1 sentence for summary within 10 minutes and 200-300 words essay in 20 minutes. Taking PTE Academic test will make your wallet feel less lighter as it costs 15500(BDT) only. The exam gives you a partial refund if you cancel or reschedule more than 7 calendar days prior to the exam.
How IELTS exam is assessed:
IELTS, on the other hand, is a standard pen and paper-based exam. Recently, IELTS has started partial computer based exam system. The total test time is 2 hours and 45 minutes. The Listening, Reading, and Writing tests are done in one sitting. The speaking test may be on the same day or up to seven days before after the other tests. There are 4 components of this test like
1. Speaking(11-14 minutes)
2. Writing (60 minutes)
3. Reading(60 minutes)
4. Listening(30 minutes)
IELTS results are available 13 days after taking the test in a secure environment. The standard price for for IELTS Exam Registration is 17500(BDT).
We have mentioned most of the significant features to consider before choosing your test. When we counsel with our clients we recommend PTE Academic as their first choice. Your choice may be different give your personal preferences. Whatever test you choose, remember that having a basis of good English is something that everyone needs to do well, especially if you are aiming for your desired score.
If you decide to go with the PTE/IELTS training please contact with us to receive free information about language proficiency tests, assessment and trial class. Moreover, we do free consultancy for admission overseas and help to choose your better destination. Please contact us as following for PTE Academic Coaching centre in Dhaka
PTE Coaching in Dhaka, Bangladesh
Authorized PTE Academic registration point.
House 129 Senpara Parbata, Mirpur-10, Dhaka 1216