IRCC now accepting Pearson Test of English for Canadian immigration

PTE 2024 Update

PTE will be accepted by the IRCC as of January 30, 2024

As of January 30, 2024, the Person Test of English (PTE) Core is eligible for all Canada Immigration programs. PTE Core is recognized by the Canadian Government (IRCC) for all visa categories for work and migration, and when applying for permanent residency.

Now open for bookings!


The faster, fairer and simpler general English test. Recognized by the Canadian government (IRCC) for migration, work, or citizenship visas.

♠  Accepted by the IRCC for work and migration
♠  Get results in typically 2 days
♠  Assesses your everyday English
♠  Unique combination of AI scoring and human expertise reduces the risk of bias
♠  Fully computer-based test, taken in a test center
♠  A single 2-hour test

What is PTE Core?

PTE Core is a computer-based English test that assesses your general speaking, writing, reading and listening skills in a single test. You take the test in a small, friendly test center environment in just two hours.

Who is PTE Core for?

Choose PTE Core if you are applying for a migration or work visa to Canada. You can also choose PTE Core if you are applying for Canadian citizenship.

Take your test anywhere in the world

Take your PTE Core test in one of 400+ test centers in 115 countries. We run regular test days and often have last-minute availability.

What makes me eligible for the PTE 2024?

1. PTE Core Eligibility:

Anyone from any country can write this exam. To do this, you need a valid and clear identification document, usually a passport.

2. Age Limit:

You must be at least 16 years old. The official PTE website doesn’t mention a maximum age limit. However, if you’re between 16 and 18, you can register through the PTE Exam website.

3. Educational Qualifications:

You don’t need specific educational qualifications for PTE. As long as you’re good at English, you can attempt it.

PTE Core test format

Part 1: Speaking & Writing

This part will take approximately 50 minutes to complete

Part 2: Reading

This part will take approximately 30 minutes to complete

Part 3: Listening

This part will take approximately 30 minutes to complete

Scoring with pinpoint accuracy

Every test is scored by a sophisticated AI engine that is trained using human expertise and data from thousands of tests. This means you get an accurate, fair score every time – without having to meet an examiner face-to-face.

When your scores are ready, you will get a personalized Score Report showing your overall test score and the individual scores you have received for each language skill. You will also be able to access a Skills Profile that helps you understand your scores.

PTE Core test centers and fees

There are 35 test centers across India

* Prices are inclusive of 18% tax.


Why choose PTE?

The fastest English test available

Book quickly. Take a 2-hour test. Get your results typically in less than 48 hours.

Friendly test center experience

Take the test on a computer at one of our global test centers. Each is small and friendly – typically with no more than 10 seats per center.

Frequent test dates

PTE run regular test days and often have last-minute availability – you can book as soon as tomorrow.

Accepted worldwide

Trusted by the Canadian, Australian, UK, and New Zealand governments – as well as by 1000s of universities and colleges around the world.

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