Changes to PTE Academic Test
Pearson Academic has announced changes to be made to the test are to come in on 16 November 2021. The exam will be shortened to 53-64 questions, with two hours duration.
An online version of the exam will also be offered from this date. Bookings will be able to be made on the site from October 25th. However, the online test will not be accepted for visa applications and can only be used for study applications.
The shortened version will continue testing the four skills and will include the 20 question types that the existing version also includes. It should also be noted that assessment and scoring guidelines remain the same.