Learn PTE Exam Format before sitting for the test
- June 9, 2020
- Posted by: Azizul Haq
- Category: PTE
What is PTE Exam Format
PTE Exam format?! PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English) is an English language proficiency test governed by Pearson PLC Group. Which is a similar test to IELTS, TOEFL, etc., and accepted worldwide for higher studies and Immigration purposes. Which is a leading computer-based test and entirely assessed by the computer. There are basically three parts in the PTE exam format: Part 1 consists of Speaking and Writing. Part 2 is Reading and part 3 is listening. PTE Exam format: It is a 3 hours test, conducted 7 days a week. PTE result published more quickly than any other English proficiency tests. Typically on the same day of the PTE exam or maximum within the 5 working days. There are 20 types of tasks that have to be answered within 3 hours in a session. In the PTE exam format, students are allowed to take 10 minutes optional break at the end of the Reading segment, and before the PTE Listening component.
How much is PTE Exam Fee in Bangladesh
Everyone’s dream is to study abroad or to be immigrant in to any of the developed countries in the world. To do that, English proficiency test is a prior requirement for the application. PTE is a best option for the candidate to be a successful to meet the requirement. However, PTE exam fee varies from country to country. For example, in Australia, the current PTE Exam fee is AUD 375.00, In India PTE Exam fee is Rs 13,300, in Bangladesh, PTE exam fee have been fixed for a candidate is Tk 15,500/-. A candidate can pay this fee at the PTE test center or can pay at PEC-Education, PTE training center and authorized PTE exam registration point in Mirpur-10, Dhaka. There is another option, if candidates want, they can pay their PTE Exam Fee, through International credit card @ USD 185.00, while registering online and select test date and venue.
What are the available PTE Exam dates in Bangladesh
PTE Exam dates are very much flexible compare to the other English language proficiency tests. Once a candidate decides to sit for the exam, they can determine which day they will sit. PTE candidate can attend PTE Exam as per their convenience. PTE exam dates can be attended every day except there is no Government holidays. There are two exam sessions in a day. The regular PTE exams are scheduled at 10 am in the morning and another exam is on the same at 2:30 pm. Sometimes the time is rescheduled if there is an occasion, like Ramadan in Bangladesh. During the Ramadan, 1st session of PTE exam starts at 9:30am and the 2nd session starts at 1 pm. Candidate can choose the PTE exam dates by their own at any time in a day, also they can select the location where they would appear for the exam.
How to do PTE Exam registration
PTE Exam registration process is very handy and online-based. Doing PTE Exam registration, candidates need to create their profile, logging in to the Pearson’s website. While entering the website, there is “Book Now” option at the top right corner. Candidates need to input their Full name and Date of birth according to their ID (Passport). After placing the name and date of birth there is a field of email address which has to be entered twice. The email should be active as the notification of PTE scorecard will be sent at that email address. After providing all the personal information, an email will be sent for the confirmation of profile creation along with a unique PTE ID. Successively creating the profile, PTE Exam registration will be done. PEC-Education provides full support to the PTE examinee for creating their profile and PTE Exam registration through online with free of cost.
PTE Academy and Training
To achieve a desired score in PTE exam, everyone should go under proper PTE training. There are few PTE Academy and Training centers in Bangladesh which are based in Dhaka. Few of them are running with proper infrastructure PTE Academy and Training. PTE is a computer-based test, so computer lab facility is mandatory for a PTE Academy with PTE instructor who will have proper training as a PTE trainer. Some believe that a trainer has to have a good PTE score, then he/she will be a good trainer. Eventually, a trainer has to be knowledgeable with practical experience. Friendly behavior, being helpful makes a student successful. Sufficient practice materials have to be available for the PTE candidates. There are a lot of PTE materials are available online. Although few PTE Academy provide which are not authentic found by the candidate which did not help them in the exam.
PTE mock tests with answers
PTE mock tests are the most important part of PTE Academic exam. This exam is basically a real-life exam which is skill and technic based. The PTE candidates need to focus and learn the parameters of PTE exam. Accordingly, they should prepare themselves with proper PTE study materials and PTE mock tests. These PTE materials are not much available in the Book market and very limited and expensive too. PTE mock tests are software-based which are prepared by the software companies for commercial purposes. Which is expensive for a single candidate to buy a couple of PTE mock tests for their practice. Pearson provides 100% machine(AI) scored mock tests with a cost of USD 35.99 which is highly recommended to get familiarized with the real PTE exam. As many as students do practice with PTE mock tests, there will be a good chance for them to do better. PEC-Education in Dhaka provides authentic and score based free PTE mock tests with their long and short courses which are similar to the real exam. They also provide free assessment and feedback along with the PTE scorecard.
What are the PTE course materials
Authentic and adequate PTE course materials are important for a complete PTE preparation. PTE is a computer-based exam and conducted through computer and online. So, candidates should look for computer-based or digital material for their practice. There are a few online-based platforms where students can do the free practice. But they will not get feedback whether they are doing their practice in the right way. For instance, the ideal PTE course materials should be a PTE coursebook, mock tests with scorecard and feedback, and proper guidance by expert PTE trainers. PEC-Education provides sufficient free PTE course materials with their PTE courses. Also provides coursebook with CD, Lecture sheet for each of 20 PTE tasks. There is also PTE software from Pearson, authentic online PTE links for free practice, list of different grammars relevant PTE, question bank of previous PTE exams, etc.
PTE Vs IELTS
There are lot of confusion among the candidates which English proficiency test they should go for. They often compare PTE vs IELTS. Before doing that all should know that the PTE exam format and IELTS are totally different. PTE is a 100% computer-based test and IELTS is paper-based. We would recommend to candidates if they are comfortable with computers, should go for PTE Academic. As in the above, its given all the explanation why its much more convenient than the other English tests. Sometimes PTE Exam fees also cheaper than the IELTS in most of the countries. PTE Exam dates are available and PTE Exam registration procedure also easier. Students can complete by their own within 10 minutes online. Whereas, the IELTS exam from registration to till receiving the scorecard is time-consuming, and it takes near about one and a half months and sometimes even more.
PTE Coaching in Dhaka
To get a good score in PTE exam, students should go for proper guidance and preparation. Hence PTE coaching is necessary for them. PEC-Education is providing the best PTE Coaching in Dhaka with their proper supervision and capability. They take care of each of the PTE candidates for their progress and improvement. As a PTE Coaching in Dhaka, they could be the first choice in terms of location as well. PEC-Education is located center in Dhaka. PEC-Education providing PTE Coaching in Dhaka since 2016 in Mirpur with a successful track record. They are also conducting seminars on PTE Academic in different Universities in all over Bangladesh jointly promoting with Pearson Bangladesh.
The above discussion would definitely give a brief overview of any of the PTE candidates, regarding PTE Exam format, PTE Exam registration, and PTE Academy and Training. Apart from these if anyone has any queries or questions, please contact us at the following number, +8801713167969. Also please put your comment in the following reply box, our PTE experts will reply back to you as soon as possible.