Pearson India unveils PTE Academic 79 Plus to help test takers prepare efficiently

New Delhi: In their endeavor to make the preparation more effective, Pearson, the world’s leading digital learning company, today launched PTE Academic 79, a practice resource to aid effective preparation for the test. PTE Academic 79 Plus is a step by step guide to all task types in PTE Academic that empowers test takers to achieve their dream score. The company also introduced the PTE Academic Official Practice’ app as a digital resource. These resources will assist learners and test takers to prepare for the language proficiency exams, especially Pearson Test of English (Academic), to pursue education abroad.

PTE Academic 79 plus is a user-friendly guide with simple and lucid language, comprising of more than 150 examples along with detailed explanations as well as two full-length Practice Tests. This insightful and comprehensive book is mindful of the various needs of PTE Aspirants and is a stepping stone to achieve their study abroad objective.

The newly launched app includes a Q&A section which will give detailed, section-wise information about the test, the process and the criteria for score. The content available on the app is a combination of item/question information, practice and key information for test preparation. The Study Planner feature in the app assists the user by creating a calendarized plan, as per time available before the exam.

Talking about Pearson Test of English during his visit to India, Freya Thomas Monk, Senior Vice President, English Assessment and PTE Academic said, “We are pleased with PTE Academic’s huge success in India. The PTE Business is growing at a robust pace of 30% year-on-year in India. English language proficiency tests play a critical role in comprehending the educational and professional aspirations of millions of students who aim to study abroad or progress in their careers. We are taking another step in-line with our vision to make preparation and learning easier for test takers with the launch of PTE Academic 79 Plus and PTE Academic Official Practice’ App. I am confident that these resources will not only help test takers prepare well for the exam but also navigate successfully to achieve their dream scores.”

PTE Academic is accepted by universities and colleges around the world including by Harvard Business School, Yale University, INSEAD and London Business School. It is accepted by 100% of Australian and New Zealand universities and by a growing number in the USA, UK, Canada, Ireland, Singapore and Germany. The test can also be used for all Australian and New Zealand visa and migration applications.