PTE Cut Off: Minimum Required Marks

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Pearson Test of English or PTE Academic is the English language exam which is conducted for students who want to study abroad where English is the primary language. The candidates who are eligible for the PTE exam are required to take the test to prove their English proficiency. In the article below the candidates will get to know about PTE Cut off and Country wise cut-off marks across Popular Universities.



Exam Full Name

Pearson Test of English

Exam Mode


Conducting Body

Pearson PLC Group

PTE Exam Fees

INR 15,900

Application Mode


Official Website


PTE Cut off

The PTE Cut off ranges between 10 to 90 points. A score of 10 is the lowest score and 90 is the highest score. The candidates appearing for the PTE exam must know the exam syllabus, pattern and cut-off before starting the exam preparation.

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The students who are applying for the PTE Exam must know about the PTE Cut off across popular universities. Below mentioned is the list of universities, location and their cut-off.

EU Business School 59 and aboveMunich, Germany
EU Business School 60 and aboveBarcelona, Spain
University Canada West (UCW)60 and aboveVancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Sydney Business School, University of Wollongong (SBS)57 and aboveWollongong, New South Wales, Australia
University of Alberta (UofA)60 and aboveEdmonton, Alberta, Canada
Harvard University54 and aboveCambridge, Massachusetts, USA
University of Waterloo (UWaterloo)60 and aboveWaterloo, Ontario, Canada
University of Ottawa (uOttawa)60 and aboveOttawa, Ontario, Canada
University of Windsor54 and aboveWindsor, Ontario, Canada
University of Calgary (UofC)60 and aboveCalgary, Alberta, Canada
Concordia University60 and aboveMontreal, Quebec, Canada
National University of Singapore (NUS)54 and aboveSingapore, Singapore
University of Regina (U of R)60 and aboveRegina, Saskatchewan, Canada
The University of Melbourne (Unimelb)57 and aboveMelbourne, Victoria, Australia
University of East London (UEL)59 and aboveLondon, London, UK
Stanford University54 and aboveStanford, California, USA
Dalhousie University (DAL)60 and aboveHalifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
The University of Sydney (Usyd)57 and aboveSydney, New South Wales, Australia
Ryerson University (Ryerson)60 and aboveToronto, Ontario, Canada

How to Send PTE Scores to Colleges?

Candidates who want to send their PTE scores can send them through a secure online portal set up by PTE. Candidates must keep in mind that universities/colleges do not accept paper or PDF versions of PTE Academic score reports. Below mentioned are the steps to send the PTE Scores to Colleges:

  • Visit the PTE Official site
  • Login to PTE Academic Account
  • Click on the link to View score reports
  • Type the name of your chosen institution
  • Review the details mentioned and click ‘Next’ and then ‘Next’ again to confirm.


What is the highest PTE score?

The highest PTE Score is 90. With this score, you can apply in any country to study or to do work. Your application won’t be rejected on the basis of language proficiency.

What is the lowest score of PTE?

The lowest score of PTE is 10. The Pearson Test of English score indicates that the person is proficient to speak, write and understand the English language.

What is the cut-off score for the University of Ottawa?

The cut-off score for the University of Ottawa is 60 and above. Person with this score in PTE exam can apply for the exam and get admission easily.

What is the cut-off score for Harvard University?

The cut-off score for Harvard University is 54 and above. The university is one of those few universities where applications get rejected easily. So apart from the required cut-off in PTE, you should have required academic eligibility.

For candidates who want to study abroad and want to take admission to the top universities then the above blog has covered the PTE Cut off and the university-wise cut-off. Leverage Edu provides the best preparation courses for PTE offered in a live training environment by trusted educators. If you want to ease your study abroad journey, build a preparation plan with Leverage Edu’s Leverage Live Classes and call us at 1800-572-130.

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