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Preparation for PTE

No matter how you choose to prepare for PTE Academic or PTE Academic UKVI, we have the information, resources, and guidance to help you feel confident when your test day arrives.

Preparation for PTE

No matter how you choose to prepare for PTE Academic or PTE Academic UKVI, we have the information, resources, and guidance to help you feel confident when your test day arrives.

Your steps to test success

As the world's leading education company, Pearson has everything you need to help you succeed on test day.

1. Choose your test preparation

Select what you need from preparation bundles, practice tests, courses, guides, or our free tools.

2. Get to know the test

Next, familiarize yourself with the test format and how the test is scored.

3. Check you're ready

Know what to expect on test day and take a scored practice test to check you're on track for the right score.

Step 1: Get to know the test

Our free range of tools will help you to get familiar with the PTE Academic test.

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Learn about the test format

We guide you through the test and question types, and how to answer these effectively. Learn at your own pace with video guides and test tips throughout.

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FREE guided introduction course

We have partnered with E2Language to create free guided video lessons to help you learn about PTE. E2L's instructor, Jay, will guide you through each question in just one hour.

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PTE Score Guide

Want to understand how we score PTE Academic? Use the Score Guide to learn about our scoring levels and how each question type is scored.

Step 2: Choose your preparation content

Whether you're studying independently or looking for tuition, we have the materials you need to help you prepare for PTE. We offer great-value preparation packages and individual digital products – or you can create your own package to fit your needs.

Official preparation bundles: the ultimate way to prepare

Buy a bundle of our official prep guides and practice tests to save up to 45% on the individual purchase price. Save an additional 10% on every bundle price with the checkout code PTEPREP10. Limited time only.

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Scored Practice Test

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PTE Academic English Booster

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PTE Academic Question Bank

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The Official Guide to PTE Academic

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Scored Practice Test

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PTE Academic English Booster

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PTE Academic Question Bank

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The Official Guide to PTE Academic

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Scored Practice Test

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PTE Academic English Booster

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PTE Academic Question Bank

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The Official Guide to PTE Academic

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test included

Scored Practice Test

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PTE Academic English Booster

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PTE Academic Question Bank

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The Official Guide to PTE Academic

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test included

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Select individual official preparation resources

Scored Practice Tests

Replicate the test format and get a full score report. Choose from 4 practice test versions

$35.99 USD

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PTE Academic Question Bank

300 questions and answers on all task types, including audio practice

$19.99 USD

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The Official Guide to PTE Academic

Digital eBook with the very best in-depth test information and tips, plus extra online resources

$39.99 USD

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PTE Academic English Booster

Boost your English skills with practice activities to sharpen your test readiness

$24.99 USD

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Explore courses & coursebooks

Check out our range of coursebooks and free online course.

Courses

Sometimes it's easier to study English with tuition. Browse our free online courses as well as a list of preparation courses available near you.

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FREE: Speaking & pronunciation course

We've partnered with Australia's Macquarie University to create a free six-hour guide to speaking and pronunciation, and PTE Academic.

Enroll in the Speaking Skills course

ELT Coursebooks

At Pearson, we develop English learning textbooks for study around the world. Find out how our courses could help you prepare for PTE.

Explore coursebooks

PTE Expert

Looking for a sign of a quality test preparation center? We offer official coursebooks - ask if your test center uses PTE Expert.

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Step 3: Check you're ready

Read our short guide to help you know what to expect when you arrive at your test center, and to check that you're taking the right identification document (ID) with you.

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Looking for PTE Home prep resources?

If you are taking one of our PTE Home tests for a UK visa or for citizenship (PTE Home A1, A2, or B1), head over to our PTE Home guide pages for more.

Prep for PTE Home A1

Prep for PTE Home A2

Prep for PTE Home B1

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