PTE HOME

PTE Home is a computer-based English test which is accepted by the UK Home Office as proof of language proficiency for several family and work visas To complete a PTE Home test, you will need to attend a secure Pearson test centre.

 

WHY CHOOSING PTE HOME?

Accepted For Several UK Visa Categories

Your score report will contain a Unique Reference Number (URN) which you should put on your visa application. The UK Government can use this number to securely access your result.

Secure and Unbiased scoring

The test is scored 100% by computer to ensure all test takers are assessed impartially and accurately without subjective input from human examiners.
Palm-vein scanning, randomized test forms and data forensics ensure test score validity.

Fast result

Results are typically available within 5 business day, even within 48 hours, making it a fast and flexible testing choice for candidates.

 Flexible testing

You can register for the exam up to 24 hours before the exam date. Exam schedule is continuously updated throughout the year.

TEST FORMAT & LEVELS

Test Format

Each PTE Home test lasts under 30 minutes. During the test session, you will encounter a range of different question types

Test Levels

Based on the specific requirements of the visa categories, there will be 3 levels, respectively: A1, A2 and B1.

1/ PTE Home A1

PTE Home A1 is a beginner-level English test for speaking and listening. It is accepted by the UK Home Office as proof of language proficiency for several family and work visas. PTE Home A1 is a pass–fail test that measures an individual’s ability at CEFR Level A1.
Visas that accept PTE Home A1 include:

• Spouse/Partner visa
• Parent of a dependent
• Representative of an overseas business
• Tier 2 Sportsperson visa

2/ PTE Home A2
Some visas require proof of English language improvement in order to qualify for an extension. You must fulfill certain criteria including profiency of English at CEFR level A2 in order to extend spouse/partner and parent of a dependent visas after 2.5 years.

3/ PTE Home B1
If you are looking to settle in the UK permanently you will need to prove that your English language is at CEFR level B1. The PTE Home B1 test is approved by UK Visas and Immigration for both settlement (indefinite leave to remain) and citizenship applications.

SCORING & REPORT

Scoring

All items in PTE Home are machine scored using PTE Home’s automated scoring system. The result is typically available in 5 business days. PTE Home scores are accessed via an online account. You will receive an email notifying you once your scores are available.

After you receive this, you will need to log in to the Pearson VUE account that you created to book your test.

Scoring Explanation

PTE Home is scored against the Global Scale of English, a granular scale from 10-90.

The Score report includes:

a. Your infomation.
b. The resutl: Pass/Failed
c. SELT URN Number (*)

(*) Your score report will contain a Unique Reference Number (URN) which you should put on your visa application. The UK Government can use this number to securely access your result.

PTE TEST CENTRES

OFFICIAL TEST CENTRE LOCATION

HCMC

Address: 19 Vo Van Tan, Ward 6, District 3

Tel: (028) 3933 0455

Email:ptea.hcm@emg.vn

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE TESTS 

(PTE Young Learners, PTE General, PTE Academic, PTE Academic UKVI, PTE Home)

Our official working hours:
  • 8 am – 5:30 pm (Monday-Friday)
  • 8 am – 12 pm (Saturday)