PTE academic test centre opens in Islamabad


ISLAMABAD, Dec 03 (DNA): Adding to the international laurels of Pakistan, the much-awaited and longed-for Pearson Test of English will now be conducted locally, announces its management on Tuesday.

The first centre of the PTE-Academic was inaugurated here on Tuesday. Vice President of the Pearson International Mr. Derek Richardson was among the dignitaries who grace the event.

Mr. Derek Richardson has welcomed the step to set a center in Pakistan following improvement of law and order situation in the country.

CEO JnS. Pakistan’s improved security situation and positive image internationally attracts globally recognized Pearson Test English Academic facility to open and establish test centers locally providing relief to those who aspired to seek admissions in foreign universities or work abroad.

Previously, aspirants had to travel to other destination abroad to appear in PTE as it was the most popular test among the students. PTE is the smart choice when you want to study or work abroad.

The test is trusted by universities, colleges and governments around the world. It is the most unbiased proof of a candidate’s English skills. The test is a computer-based English test that is more reliable and fast.

Thanks to JnS Education for bringing Pearson PTE-A to Islamabad, Pakistan. JnS Education has been running PTE Academic testing in Dubai, Bahrain and Kuwait since 2012. It is after consistent hard work and arduous effort of JnS management that brought back PTE-A back to Pakistan after it had been pulled out in Year 2012 due to the security issues in the country.

We feel that it is a great give-back to our beloved Pakistani nation. Management of the JnS has thanked the PTE administration for reposing trust in Pakistan and providing relief to the locals, adding that it is surely going to attract large number of applications from students and job seekers.

Individuals looking to apply for permanent resident through Australian/New Zealand immigration program, may take the PTE Academic test as part of the Australia/New Zealand immigration process.

This test is certainly more reliable, efficient, fast and unbiased as compared to other alternative English tests available in Pakistan.

Moreover, it may save finances, either on the test itself or by reducing the incentive to travel further to Dubai, Malaysia or any other country to sit the test, as it is now available locally.

The PTE-Academic test center is now live and started taking test bookings.=DNA