The Official Guide PTE Academic

Pearson Test of English: Academic (PTE Academic) is a computer-based academic English language test that delivers real-life measures of test-takers’ language abilities. Endorsed by the Graduate Management Admission Council® (GMAC®), PTE Academic delivers an authentic and accurate measure of academic English language proficiency. PTE Academic is approved by the UK Border Agency and the Australian Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) for student visas, and accepted by institutions worldwide. It is secure, accessible and offers fast results, typically within five business days.

The Official Guide to PTE Academic provides comprehensive information about the test, over 200 practice tasks on CD-ROM, analysis of sample answers, test-taking tips and more. The first and only official guide for PTE Academic written by the developers of the test itself, it includes everything you need to know about the test.

  • Explains the features, format and scoring of PTE Academic, giving test takers a clear idea of what to expect when they take the test
  • Provides practice with authentic test types and questions
  •  Includes sample answers that are actual student responses from field tests
  • Improves on test taking strategies
  • CD-ROM provides additional practice