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PTE Test Centers in India 2024 - City Wise

Updated on 30 May, 2024

Akansha Semwal

Akansha Semwal

Study Abroad Expert

Looking for PTE test centers in India? You’re not alone. A large number of students aspiring to study in foreign universities and colleges appear for the Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic.

It is one of the most popular examinations worldwide and is held at 450+ testing centers in 117 countries every year. 

PTE test results are accepted by 3300+ institutions in New Zealand, Australia, Canada, the UK, the US, Singapore, Germany, and Ireland, among other countries. It is also accepted by the Australian, Canadian, UK, and New Zealand governments for visa applications.

The PTE Academic is known as one of the quickest English examinations that assess aspirants based on their reading, listening, writing, and speaking skills. PTE results are usually provided within five business days.

Read More: PTE Accepted Countries & Universities

How to Select PTE Academics 2024 Test Centre and Date in India

There are 62 test centers in India for PTE Academics. The exams can be scheduled up to 24 hours before your time. It is mandatory to check the availability before you select PTE Academics 2024 test center and date.

Below is a step-to-step guide to check the availability of the test center and booking it in a particular area.

  1. Visit the official website: pearsonpte.com.
  2. Select the ‘Check test availability’ option present on the homepage banner. Alternatively, you can click on the ‘Book a test option’ present at the top right corner of the homepage.
  3. Further, click on the ‘Check PTE Academic Availability’ option.
  4. Enter the country name and search for the available test centers,  dates, and times.
  5. Select the suitable test center according to the available date and time, and click the ‘Book’ option.
  6. Ensure the selected test center is suitable for you. In case you need to change it, options like ‘Change Appointment’ and ‘Change Test Center’ are also available. Make the changes, if needed, and proceed further.
  7. You will be asked to create or log in to your PTE account. Do the needful and complete your profile.
  8. Review the ID policy carefully, as it mentions carrying the required documents and ID during the PTE Academic test.  
  9. At last, review your test center book details and submit your order.

List of PTE Test Centers in India 

PTE test centers are strategically located in major cities, including New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, and Kolkata, among others. These centers are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and technology to ensure a seamless and efficient testing experience for candidates.

With a focus on providing a fair and reliable assessment of English language skills, PTE test centers in India offer a convenient and accessible option for test-takers aiming to fulfill their international academic and professional aspirations.

Here is a list of some of the PTE exam centers in India you can check out. Keep in mind the test centers may change without any prior notice, hence, to know the final test centers available at the time you are taking the test, you must check the official website.

StateTest center address and city
Andhra Pradesh
  1. Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering, Madhurawada, Kommadi, GVP College of Engineering (Autonomous) MAIN CAMPUS, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, 530048
  2. K L University, Green Fields, Vaddeswaram, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, 522502
ChhattisgarhITM University ,Uparwara, New Raipur, Raipur, Chhattisgarh, 492002
  1. Pearson Professional Centers-New Delhi, 302/305, Ashoka Estate 24, Barakhamba Road, Fire Brigade Lane, New Delhi, 110001
  2. Global Opportunities Pvt Ltd, HS 27, Second Floor, Kailash Colony Market, Kailash Colony, New Delhi, 110048
  3. Pearson Professional Centers-Noida, Ground floor, 1A/1, SB Towers, Sector 16A, Noida, Uttar Pradesh 201301
  1. Pearson Professional Centers-Ahmedabad, 3rd floor block A-301, Westgate Sarkhej, Makarba, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380051
  2. Take Off Academy, 404, Elanza Vertex, Above freezeland, Opp Sterling Cancer Hospital, Sindhu Bhavan Road, Bodakdev, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380054
  3. Ganpat University, V. M. Patel Institute of Management, Ganpat Vidyanagar, Mehsana-Gozaria Highway, Kherva Mehsana Gujarat 384012
  4. Trans Globe Education, Trans Globe House, Opp. Kings Land Towers, Amin Marg, Rajkot, Gujarat, 360005
  5. Pearson Professional Centers-Surat, 703, 7th Floor, Swastik House, Nandi Park Society, Piplod, Surat, Gujarat, 395007
  6. Bhagwan Mahavir University, SR NO 149, Behind VIP Road, Bharthana, Vesu, Surat, Gujarat, 395017
  7. AURO University, Earthspace , Hazira Road, Opp ONGC, Next to Toyota, Bhatpore, Surat, Gujarat, 394510
  8. HCL Tech - Anand, Om Espier Anand - Building No. 201, 2nd floor, Vidyanagar Road, Opp Panchal Hall, Next to Anand Town Hall, Anand, Gujarat 388001
  1. Pearson Professional Centers-Gurugram, Second floor, Unit No. 214, Times Tower, M G Road, Gurugram, Haryana, 122002
  2. Budha Group of Institution - City Center, 146-B, Sector - 13, Main Market, Urban Estate, Karnal, Haryana 132001
  3. Budha Group Of Institutions, Ramba SH-7, Indri Road, Ramba, Karnal, Haryana 132001
  1. Pearson Professional Centers, Prestige Atrium, Unit 101, Ground Floor, Central Street, Shivajinagar, Bangalore, Karnataka, 560001
  2. TC GLOBAL, C Wing Ground Floor, Mittal Towers, MG Road, Bangalore, Karnataka, 560001
  3. Pearson Professional Centers, Pearson India Education Services Pte Ltd, Pride Hulkul, 004B, Ground Floor, No 116 Lalbagh Road, Bangalore, Karnataka, 560027
  1. Pearson Professional Centers, 517, Fifth Floor, Tower 2, World Trade Center, Kharadi, Pune, Maharashtra, 411014
  2. Pearson Professional Centers, Building No.9, 1st Floor, Solitaire Corporate Park,167 Andheri, J B Nagar Link Rd, Chakala, Andheri(East), Mumbai, Maharashtra 400093
  1. Pearson Professional Centers-Amritsar, No.2 Upper Ground Floor, SRK Mall Passport office building, 14 Mall Road, Amritsar, Punjab, 143001
  2. Pearson Temporary Test Centers-Ludhiana PUN SF-45 JMD Mall Near railway station Ludhiana, Punjab 141001
  3. TUV SUD South Asia Private Limited lab 1 – 3325 Gurdev Nagar 1st Floor, Near Maharaja Regency Hotel, Ferozepur Road, Ludhiana, Punjab 141001
  4. Pearson Professional Centers-Amritsar 2 PUN, Unit 303 and 304, 3rd Floor, Mukut House, Mall Road, Amritsar, Punjab 143001
  5. Pearson Temporary Test Centers-Amritsar, Satyam Institute of Engineering & Techno, Village Kotladoom, Near Ram Tirath Chugawan Road, Amritsar, Punjab 143107
  6. Pearson Professional Centers-Jalandhar PUN, 3rd Floor, Unit-8, Eminent Mall Complex Guru Nanak Mission Chowk, Lajpat Nagar Jalandhar, Punjab, 160002
  7. Touchstone, No. 739 Mota Singh Nagar Next to Railway Crossing On Main Garha Road, Jalandhar, Punjab, 144001
  8. TUV SUD South Asia Private Limited lab 2, 3325 Gurdev Nagar 1st Floor, Near Maharaja Regency Hotel Ferozepur Road, Ludhiana, Punjab, 141001
Tamil Nadu
  1. Pearson Professional Centers- 6th Floor, Nelson Chambers, E, Block, 115, Nelson Manickam Road, Aminijikarai, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600029
  2. Dr NGP Institute Of Technology, Block D, 1st Floor, Dr. N.G.P. Nagar, Kalapatti Road, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641048
  1. Pearson Professional Centers, Above ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund, Near Prakash Nagar Metro Pillar C1360, 3rd Floor SP Road, Begumpet, Hyderabad, Telangana, 500016
  2. Pearson Professional Centers- TS Manjeera Trinity Corporate, 612, 6th Flr, eSeva Lane, Phase III, Hitec City Road, Kukatpally, Hyderabad, Telangana, 500072
West Bengal
  1. Global Reach Education Services Pvt. Ltd., 7W, The Millennium, 235/2A, A. J. C. Bose Road, Adj to Hotel Hindustan International, Kolkata, West Bengal, 700020
  2. Brainware University, 398 Ramkrishnapur Road, Barasat, Near Jagadighata Market, Kolkata, West Bengal, 700125

PTE Exam Pattern 2024  

PTE is a common computer-based exam that assesses the English proficiency of the candidates. This PTE exam consists of three parts: speaking & writing, reading, and listening. The duration of the PTE test is 2 hours and 15 minutes. 

Part 1: Speaking & Writing (54 to 67 minutes)

  • Personal introduction 
  • Read aloud
  • Repeat sentence 
  • Describe image 
  • Respond to a situation 
  • Answer short question 
  • Summarize written text
  • Write email 

Part 2: Reading (30 minutes)

  • Reading & writing: fill in the blanks
  • Multiple choice, multiple answers
  • Reorder paragraph 
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Multiple choice, single answer

Part 3: Listening (30 minutes)

  • Summarize spoken text
  • Multiple choice, multiple answers
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Multiple choice, single answer
  • Select missing word
  • Highlight incorrect words
  • Write from dictation

PTE Exam Preparation 

Here are five top preparation tips that can help you clear the PTE exam easily: 

  1. Learn about the PTE exam format. Familiarize yourself with different sections, question types, and time limits.
  2. To improve your English skills, use official and unofficial study materials. You can sign up on Pearson’s website to access study materials, videos, and short courses. 
  3. Watch English TV shows and dramas, listen to podcasts and documentaries, and communicate in English daily to improve your listening and speaking skills. 
  4. Use targeted practice to enhance your overall English communication. Take Pearson’s official practice tests. You can buy them in a bundle, attempt the practice tests, and get the results quickly.
  5. You can also enroll in a PTE preparation course, which offers professional guidance, personalized feedback, and various practice opportunities.

For More Information on PTE: PTE (Pearson Language Test) Resources


The PTE exam is a necessary test one should take if they want to study at foreign universities that accept PTE scores. Understand the exam format, prepare thoroughly, and complete the practice tests. 

There are plenty of test centers in India, so determine which center is best for the PTE exam and complete the PTE exam accordingly.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I take the PTE Academic exam?

You can take the PTE Academic exam both offline and online. For an offline test, there are 62 test centers in India where you can schedule your test based on availability.

What are the available dates for the PTE Academic exam?

To check out the available test dates, you must first enter your country or city, a list with the available test centers and dates will be displayed. All the available dates are mentioned on the official website, pearsonpte.com. 

What is the entire duration of the PTE Academic exam?

The entire duration of the PTE Academic exam is 2 hours 15 minutes.


What is the validity of my PTE Academic score?

Your PTE Academic score is valid for a total of two years from the day of the test. After this period, you can not access your score report. 

What is the exam fee for PTE Academic in India?

In India, the exam fee for PTE Academic is INR 17,000. PTE accepts payments from debit and credit cards. You should keep in mind that they do not accept PayPal payments.

How many test centers can be selected at the time of registration for the PTE exam?

There are 62 PTE test centers in India spread across various cities and towns. You can choose up to four PTE exam centers in India at the time of registration. You can apply the filters on the website to search for ‘PTE exam center near me’ and choose the best center for the PTE exam. 

Which countries accept PTE scores?

PTE test scores are accepted by various countries worldwide, including the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the UK, India, and many other European, Asian, African, and Middle Eastern countries.

Akansha Semwal

Study Abroad Expert

Akansha Semwal is a content marketer at upGrad and has also worked as a social media marketer & sub-editor. Experienced in creating impressive Statement of Purpose, Essays, and LOR, she knows how to captivate the attention of Admissions Committee. Her research-driven;study-abroad articles helps aspirants to make the prudent decision. She holds a bachelor's & master's degree in Literature from the University of Delhi.

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