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PTE Academic Certified Associate Badge
Acceptance: Universities in Australia, New Zealand, UK, and the US
Conducting body: https://pearsonpte.com
Types of exam: PTE Academic, PTE Academic UKVI, PTE Home
Mode of exam: Online
Skills tested: English Speaking, Writing, Listening, and Reading
Exam fee: USD 180- USD 215

Other important standardized tests for your international education needs

Exam Name International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Conducting Body Cambridge University

Acceptance British Council, International Development Program (IDP) IELTS, and Cambridge Assessment English

Types of Exams IELTS Academic and IELTS General

Mode of Exam Paper and computer-based

Exam Fee US$ 245 to $255

Skills Tested: English Speaking, Writing, Listening, and Reading

Exam Name Canada Academic English Language

Conducting Body Paragon Testing Enterprises (a subsidiary of the University of British Columbia)

Acceptance Professional organizations, colleges, universities, and employers across Canada and some US institutions

Types of Exams Test Center and Online

Mode of Exam Test Center and Online

Exam Fee $280 plus taxes

Skills Tested: Speaking, Reading, Listening, Writing

Exam Name Canadian English Language Proficiency Index (CELPIP)

Conducting Body Paragon Testing Enterprises

Acceptance IRCC, Professional Organizations, Universities, Colleges, Vocational Programs in Canada

Types of Exams CELPIP-General, CELPIP-General LS

Mode of Exam Computer-delivered at a testing center

Exam Fee CAD 280 CELPIP-General

CAD 195 CELPIP-General LS

Skills Tested: English Speaking, Writing, Listening and Reading

Exam Name Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

Conducting Body Educational Testing Service (ETS)

Acceptance Universities in Canada, Europe, UK, Australia, New Zealand, and the US

Mode of Exam Paper-based Test (PBT), Computer-based Test (CBT) and Internet-based Test (iBT)

Exam Fee US$185

Skills Tested: English Reading, Listening, Speaking, and Writing

Exam Name Graduate Record Examinations (GRE)

Conducting Body Educational Testing Service (ETS)

Acceptance Law and Business schools in the UK, US, Canada, Australia, and other countries.

Types of Exams GRE General and GRE Subject

Mode of Exam At Home and In Person

Exam Fee US$205 to US$255 GRE Subject: US$150

Skills Tested: GRE General: Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Critical Thinking & Analytical Writing. GRE Subject: Biology, Chemistry, Literature in English, Mathematics, Physics, and Psychology

Exam Name Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)

Conducting Body The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC)

Acceptance Graduate business schools and programs worldwide

Types of Exams GMAT Test Center and GMAT Online

Mode of Exam At a test center and online

Exam Fee US$250 (Price may also vary depending on the country)

Skills Tested: Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Verbal Reasoning

Exam Name Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)

Conducting Body Association of American Medical Colleges

Acceptance Medical schools in the US and Canada

Mode of Exam Computer-based

Exam Fee US$320

Skills Tested: Content Knowledge, Critical Analysis, Reasoning, Problem-solving

Exam Name Cambridge English Qualifications

Conducting Body Cambridge University

Acceptance Schools, general and higher education, businesses worldwide

Types of Exams Schools, general and higher education, businesses worldwide

Mode of Exam Paper and computer-based

Exam Fee Exam fees are set by Test centers and vary depending on the location. Expect to pay around €150 (USD 178)

Skills Tested: Content Knowledge, Critical Analysis, Reasoning, Problem-solving

Exam Name SAT Test

Conducting Body College Board

Acceptance Colleges and Universities Worldwide

Mode of Exam In person, paper-based

Exam Fee $52 for SAT $68 (SAT with Essay), $22 to $26 for SAT Subject Tests (per test), Students taking SAT outside the US may pay for additional fees

Skills Tested: Reading, Math, Writing, Language

Exam Name Law School Admission Test (LSAT)

Conducting Body Law School Admission Council (LSAC)

Acceptance All ABA-Accredited Law Schools

Types of Exams LSAT-Flex and LSAT

Mode of Exam Digital and Pen & Paper

Exam Fee LSAT: US$200, CAS: US$195

Skills Tested: Law school readiness: Reading Comprehension, Reasoning, and Writing

Exam Name Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI/OPIc)

Conducting Body Developed by American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) but delivered by Language Testing International (LTI)

Acceptance Widely accepted

Mode of Exam OPI (via telephone conversation), OPIc (computer-based test)

Exam Fee OPI: $165, OPIc: $108

Skills Tested: Ability to speak and hold a conversation

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