IRCC approves English PTE Core test results for Canada Visa

IRCC approves English PTE Core test results for Canada Visa

Breaking News: Amazing news for applicants who wish to apply for a Canada visa. From Jan 30, 2024, IRCC approves English PTE Core test results for Canada Visa. But, this excludes the Canada Study Visa – Student Direct Stream (SDS).

Besides, now applicants who wish to work and settle in Canada can easily qualify for language test results. This new measure was in great talks in 2023. Finally, we see IRCC implementing the new Canada immigration rule. With PTE Core test results being accepted, applicants will now feel less worried while appearing for a language exam.

In addition, whether you are applying to the PNP or Express Entry (EE) System, the PTE core test will help you get a good score. Besides, with the PTE core test results you can apply for Canadian citizenship as well. So, this is a positive addition to the introduction of this test for Canada immigration.

 

Understanding English PTE Core test

  • Firstly, the PTE Core test is computer-based.
  • Secondly, it checks a test taker’s English language skill level as per 4 modules such as:
    • Speaking
    • Listening
    • Reading
    • Writing
  • Also, the test takes around 2 hours to complete – S/W: 8 questions, 50 minutes | R: 5 questions, 30 minutes | L: 7 questions, 30 minutes.
  • Besides, there are 400 centres globally where you can take this test.
  • Further, you can get test results in 2 days.

 

PTE core test results for Express Entry (EE) System

IRCC now approves PTE core test for Canada Visa. So, if you wish to apply for permanent residency via the Express Entry (EE) System then you need the following PTE scores:

Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP)

  • CLB 7 – Speaking 68-75 | Listening 60-75 | Speaking 60-68 | Writing 68-78.

 

Federal Skilled Trades Program (FSTP)

  • Speaking/Listening CLB 5 – Speaking 51-58 | Listening 39-49 | Reading 42-50 | Writing 51-59.
  • Reading/Writing CLB 4 – Speaking 42-50 | Listening 28-38 | Reading 33-41 | Writing 41-50.

 

Canadian Experience Class (CEC)

  • TEER 0 or 1 – CLB 7 – Speaking 68-75 | Listening 60-75 | Speaking 60-68 | Writing 68-78.
  • TEER 2 or 3 – CLB 5 – Speaking 51-58 | Listening 39-49 | Reading 42-50 | Writing 51-59.

 

Further, the new language test will raise the number of PR visa applicants. And gives rise to more PR visa applicants qualifying to apply to the EE System.

So, with ease in English skill level, apply now for a Canada PR visa. Get PR visa approval within a year with GVI. Start by taking our Free Assessment or Contact Us to learn more.

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