International Certifications

PTE – Pearson Test of English Academic

PTE Academic is a computer based test accepted for Australian PR and visa processing and also in certain universities in other countries for Academic Admissions.

The test assess the students in the for modules

  • Reading
  • Listening
  • Writing
  • Speaking

At IEA – International English Academy the coaching is on 1-to-1 basis and not in batches. The students here improve significantly their English Language skills as the Test focuses on paraphrasing, note-taking, and summarising skills.

The students are provided with a good number of practice tests and mock tests. the students can choose the 1 month program. Before enrollment the students are administered with a Test Assessment to check their present proficiency level of English.

THE FOLLOWING IS THE TYPICAL TEST FORMAT FOR PTE ACADEMIC

PART 1: SPEAKING & WRITING (77 – 93 minutes)

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

PART 2: READING (32 – 41 minutes)

  • Fill in the blanks
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Re-order paragraphs
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Multiple choice questions

A ten minute break for the students is optional

PART 3: LISTENING (45 – 57 minutes)

  • Summarize spoken text
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Fill the blanks
  • Highlight the correct summary
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Select missing word
  • Highlight incorrect words
  • Write from dictation

BEC – BUSINESS ENGLISH CERTIFICATES

These are internationally recognized certification programs awarded by the CAMBRIDGE ENGLISH.
Significant number of MNCs and other global organizations seek these certificates as reference to check the level of candidate’s effectiveness in use of English Language and communication skills.

There are 3 levels of Test the candidates can choose from

Cambridge English: Business Preliminary (BEC Preliminary) – CEFR Level B1
Cambridge English: Business Vantage (BEC Vantage) – CEFR Level B2
Cambridge English: Business Higher (BEC Higher) – CEFR Level C1