With the beginning of the grand year of 2020, it is important to announce the prominent information related to the PTE as a pioneer of English examinations and we believe that this year will be head start of many stories of success to be written in the name of English firm.

The PTE examination with is to continue is the year of 2020 can be summed up differentiating according to the need of the candidate as;

The PTE Academic exam is conducted round-the-year, for students looking to get admission to a university or institution. The exam consists of four sections; reading, writing, listening and speaking. The scores of the PTE Academic exam is valid for a period of two years, and the PTE General Exam is conducted thrice in a year in the months of May, June, and December. The PTE General paper-primarily consists of two papers, – a written paper and a spoken test. The PTE General Test scores are valid for life and are used to test the communication skills of the candidate.


Exam Name


PTE full form

Pearson Test of English

Official Website


Conducting body

Pearson PLC Group

Widely popular as

English language proficiency test

Generally accepted by

Universities in UK, Australia, and New Zealand

Types of exam

PTE Academic and PTE General

Mode of exam



375 AUD (Academic)

Skills Tested

English Speaking, Writing, Listening and Reading

PTE Helpline

1 800 729 282

Other References:

PTE for Nursing Registration – https://englishfirm.com/2020/11/09/pte-for-nursing-registration/