PTE Registration in Nigeria

Do you have a need to write the PTE test soon?  If yes, we can register you for the exam within 24 hours. We have provided free study resources which other students have used to score in the range of 65-75 in PTE. See the past test scores of our students.

Cost of PTE Registration in Nigeria

We register PTE at N72,000 including study materials (print or soft copy)

Do I Need To Register Now for PTE Or Get Some Training First? 

It depends on the time you are willing to submit your application to your choice school. Generally, it is better you apply as early as possible This is so because any available funding is released on a first come first served basis. So, you should register first for the test and follow it up with adequate preparation and training. From our experience, registering first for the test drives our students to brace up and work harder as they look forward to their PTE test dates

Sample of The PTE Score Report

Wondering what the PTE score report looks like? Check samples of PTE score report

Sample of The PTE Question

You might be curious to know what the PTE questions look like! Here are a few samples of the PTE questions

Structure and Timing of The PTE Test 

The PTE test is composed of four modules: Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing. The table below clearly shows the  question types, time and grades.

PTE Modules Question Type Timing
Speaking and Writing Personal introduction, Read aloud, Repeat sentence, Describe image, Re-tell lecture, Answer short question, Summarize written text, Essay  77-93 minutes
Reading Reading & writing: Fill in the blanks, Multiple choice, choose multiple answers, Re-order paragraphs, Reading: Fill in the blanks, Multiple choice, choose single answer 32-40 minutes
Listening Summarize spoken text, Multiple choice, choose multiple answer, Fill in the blanks, Highlight correct summary, Multiple choice, choose single answer, Select missing word, Highlight incorrect words, Write from dictation 45-57 minutes

Minimum time required for PTE preparation

You will need to prepare for at least one month or three weeks. However, the stipulated time is at best indicative as you may require more or less time. It depends entirely on factors such as your usage of English language in daily conversation, length of prior training, etc

Acceptability of PTE For Admission Into Schools Abroad

The Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic) is an English proficiency test that assesses your speaking, writing, listening and reading abilities when you apply to be admitted into schools abroad.

It has a clear advantage as universities and colleges abroad use your PTE score to measure how ready you are to succeed in your choice program of study. This is the reason PTE is accepted in over 6,000 universities and different establishments in more than 100 countries.  These include the United States of America, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, the United Kingdom, and across Europe and Asia.

PTE Score Range

The total obtainable score for PTE is 90. The PTE test is composed of four sections: Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing. 

Acceptable PTE Score For Admission

Which PTE score is acceptable for admission is relative. Each school sets the minimum PTE score that is acceptable, and it typically differs according to programs. However, on the average, the minimum acceptable score is 50 for some programs. 

Please, bear in mind that you will need to score in the range of 75 and above to secure admission into top schools.

Other Uses of PTE Test

Apart from using PTE score to secure admission into various programs abroad, it is also used to apply for relocation, resident and work permits in countries like Australia and New Zealand. 

Test Seat Availability For PTE in Nigeria

The PTE test is administered throughout the entire year at few approved test centres across Nigeria, giving you little options. PTE Academic is held all year round while PTE General is held only thrice each year, in May, June, and December.

 

 However timing is important, as seats get filled up quickly. So students are urged to register early to get their desired test dates and location.

Locations of Approved PTE test centres in Nigeria

PTE can be taken in Nigeria in the following locations: Lagos, Ibadan, Abuja, and Kaduna. Other locations may be approved over time. See the available PTE centres and test dates to pick a test date that is most favourable to you.

Rescheduling PTE Test Registration in Nigeria

You can reschedule without incurring any charges at least 14 days before the test.

 

Preparation For PTE Test

Here are some tips that can help you with your test preparation:

  1. At least, one month of good preparation is suggested for the PTE test.
  2. Pick a test date that is at least 2 months before your earliest application deadline.
  3. Practise! Practise!! Practise!!! There are more than enough free study materials that are available for your practice. Read and practice thoroughly. 
  4. You can also buy on this website, very affordable video courses for PTE. They are delivered by qualified tutors with more than a decade of experience actively tutoring students all over the world.
  5. Our PTE online training will help you to score very high. It can be group (3-20) or private (one on one). For more information, see PTE online training.

Identification (ID) Requirements for the PTE Test

When you register for your PTE test in Nigeria, you’re required to enter your ID information. The details of your registration must match exactly with those on the ID you are bringing to the test place. If the details don’t match, you will not take the test, and your test fee will not be refunded.  

 

Acceptable ID For PTE Test in Nigeria

Test takers in Nigeria will need an international passport as an identifying document upon their arrival at the test centre. 

Unacceptable ID Documents For PTE Test

These documents are not acceptable as primary or supplemental ID under any condition:

  1. International driver’s license
  2. Draft classification card
  3. International student ID
  4. Credit/debit card of any sort
  5. Notary-prepared letter or document
  6. Birth certificate
  7. Social Security card
  8. Employee ID card
  9. Any temporary ID card
  10. Diplomatic, consulate or embassy ID card

 

Note: If your ID document isn’t written in English language and the test centre administrator can’t read it, you will most likely be unable to take the test, and your test fee won’t be refunded. 

PTE Test Takers 15 Years old or Younger

You have to be 16 years old or older when you take the test and we suggest that you are accompanied by your parents or other authorized grown-up aged 18 or more. He or she will be required to complete and sign a consent form at the test venue.

Both you (the test taker) and your parent or any authorized individual, who accompanies you, needs to provide valid, acceptable ID, or you won’t take the test.

PTE Test Duration

The PTE test spans three hours; the check-in process takes 30 minutes. So, you should expect to spend 3 ½ hours and are encouraged to plan your test day appropriately. You should not fix any other serious engagement for the day.

 

What To Bring To Your PTE Test Centre

When your online registration is completed, you’ll get a confirmation email with the test date, start time and test centre address. Please print the email confirmation for your registration. You will take the printed email confirmation and your unexpired international passport to the test centre.

How To Confirm PTE Registration Status

You can confirm your registration status by logging in to your pearson pte account with your login details. If you don’t know your login details, simply ask for it from us or the agent that registered you for the exam.

Also, plan to check the status of your registration the day before your test to ensure that none of the registration details has changed (for instance, a different start time or venue than initially scheduled).