Who Accepts PTE Academic?

The Australian Department of Home Affairs recognizes the Pearson Test of English Academic as a credible language proficiency test and accepts PTE Academic for immigration purposes. Have you ever wondered who else accepts it? At Who Accepts PTEA?, Pearson allows visitors to look for the full list of organizations that accept PTE Academic. We’ve extracted the list for Australia below …

PTE Academic VS TOEFL iBT

The Test of English as a Foreign Language Internet-Based Test or TOEFL iBT is a widely recognized and accepted English language test primarily chosen by students who aim to take undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programs in English-speaking countries. It was developed and is administered by ETS (Educational Testing Service). It assesses a student’s ability to communicate in an academic setting and …

PTE or OET: What’s the Difference?

For health care professionals, the Occupational English Test (OET) is a trusted and prominent English language examination. It was designed to evaluate a person’s ability to communicate in professional healthcare settings. Despite this feature, OET is accepted by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) of the Australian Government for general skilled migration and student visa applications. For Australian …

PTE Academic VS IELTS: What’s the Difference?

The IELTS (International English Language Testing System) has established a strong brand name and has gained the trust of thousands of educational institutions, government bodies and professional organisations. Unfortunately, it has also built an image of being a tough test to beat. Aspiring migrants, students and foreign workers from non-English countries have been considering other English language proficiency tests and …

Engineers Australia is Now Accepting PTE Academic for Skills Assessments

Effective 1st of November 2017, Engineers Australia will accept Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) test score reports as proof of English language competency. The minimum score shall be 50 for each Communicative skill (Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking). Note that a score of 50 is equivalent to zero points in the points-test system of the General Skilled Migration …