Guided Coaching For PTE- Things To Know

Guided Coaching For PTE- Things To Know

More often than not people planning to pursue their higher studies or set up a career abroad have to clear English language proficiency tests. They are faced with the conundrum of whether they should attempt the exam through self preparation or take guided coaching. Here, I will be talking about the important things one should pay attention to when he/she decides to take guided coaching for clearing PTE.

Guided coaching is usually suggested for people who find it difficult to understand and converse in English. If you find difficulty in speaking and writing English without grammatical errors it is better to take professional help as grammar and pronunciation plays a crucial role in PTE and largely impacts your score. Hence, to be on the safer side it’s better to go for guided coaching. Once you decide to go with professional training to crack PTE, the next important step is to take a decision on whether you need face to face classes or online classes. Both these classes are offered by a number of institutes. Now, here the choice is completely subjective as only the person planning to take the training can decide on what kind of class would be more effective for him/her. For some people online classes might seem more convenient due to their busy work or distance etc. For them online class is a saving grace as they will be able to attend the class in their convenient time and place. While for some people, face to face classes might seem more effective.

The next step is to decide what kind of class you want. There are a plethora of options like one on one class, limited group classes and unlimited group class. One on one class ensures that you have the trainer’s complete undivided attention. The group classes are also efficient at the same time. A plus point about the group class is that it is more economical. Again, here the choice lies with you. Choose an option that would help you study PTE the best way possible.

The next big step is choosing the institute to study.  Proper research has to be done regarding this before you take a decision. This is because, no matter what coaching you opt for, if the quality of the coaching is not up to mark, the time and money spend will go into drain. There will be a myriad of institutes to choose from. The first and foremost thing is to check the success rate of the institute you are planning to join. Make sure that the result claimed by the institute is authentic as well. Another way to choose the institute to study is by enquiring with students who are undergoing PTE coaching. This is important because, the institute can claim that it provides the best training and the reality can be quite different. So it is always better to ask other students regarding the coaching to be on the safer side. Choose institutes that provide you free demo class because it is a foolproof way to know whether the coaching would be helpful to you. Once you attend a class from them, you will get a clear picture on how the coaching would be.

These are few of the things to be focused when you decide to take professional coaching for PTE.  Hope this will help you to take the right decision and pave way to your success.

Nishita – Englishfirm student , Sep’19


PTE – Self Preparation

PTE – Self Preparation

PTE is one of the very first steps to fulfilling your career and student dreams abroad. Getting high score for the same gives a great beginning to your path to success. Here, I will be talking about how you can achieve high score in PTE with self coaching. PTE can seem like a hard nut to crack. But with the right attitude and preparation you can pass the test without much hassle. If you are planning to attempt PTE after self coaching, one thing you must focus is to take as much as mock tests as possible. This would enable you to understand the general pattern of the test.

Taking mock tests will also help you understand which section of PTE requires more attention and work from your part. The major objective of taking a mock test is to eliminate the unfamiliarity you might face when you attempt PTE for the first time. The test can be a tad intimidating with its numerous questions and time restrictions. Hence, start your coaching by attempting mock tests.

The next step in preparation is evaluation of the test you have taken. Only the right evaluation will help you to understand your errors and enable you to rectify them for the real exam. For free score evaluation you can send your scorecard to The analysis of your scorecard will give you an insight about how much you have prepared for the test and how far you have come. An accurate evaluation will point out where you require more practice and which section demands your attention.

The most crucial part of self preparation is practice. A good score in PTE can be achieved only through consistent practice. There is no shortcut here. Do as much as practice questions possible. As the old saying goes practice does make a man perfect. The more you practice, the more you get acquainted with the questions which will in turn increase your chance of getting higher scores. You can access sites like, for taking free tests.

So, give a jumpstart to your preparation with the same zest with which you dreamed and give wings to your career dreams!