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The examination is computer-based and specifically designed to evaluate English language skills in academic settings. Throughout the test, a combination of language skills is assessed, including listening comprehension of various accents and academic language commonly encountered in English-speaking higher education institutions. The duration of the exam is limited to a maximum of three hours. Test-takers can anticipate receiving their results online within five business days.

The test scores are reported using the Global Scale of English, a standardized numeric scale ranging from 10 to 90. This scale offers a more precise measurement of English language proficiency, aligning with the levels established in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). This framework is widely recognized and provides a common reference point for assessing language skills.


The Pearson Test of English Academic comprises of 3 sections

Speaking & Writing

(Duration : 77 – 93 minutes)


  • Personal Introduction
  • Read Aloud
  • Repeat sentence
  • Describe image
  • Re-tell lecture
  • Answer short question
  • Summarise written text (10 mins)
  • Essay (20mins)


(Duration : 32 – 41 minutes)


  • Reading and Writing: Fill in the blanks
  • Multiple-choice, choose multiple answers
  • Re-order paragraphs
  • Reading: Fill in the blanks
  • Multiple-choice, choose single answer
  • A 10-minute break is optional


(Duration : 45 – 57 minutes)


  • Summarise spoken text
  • Multiple-choice, choose multiple answers
  • Fill the blanks
  • Highlight the correct summary
  • Multiple choices, choose a single answer
  • Select missing word
  • Highlight incorrect words
  • Write from dictation