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.

Must Read: PTE Preparation at Home

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.

University Cut-Off Location
EU Business School  59 and above Munich, Germany
EU Business School  60 and above Barcelona, Spain
University Canada West (UCW) 60 and above Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Sydney Business School, University of Wollongong (SBS) 57 and above Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
University of Alberta (UofA) 60 and above Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Harvard University 54 and above Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
University of Waterloo (UWaterloo) 60 and above Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
University of Ottawa (uOttawa) 60 and above Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
University of Windsor 54 and above Windsor, Ontario, Canada
University of Calgary (UofC) 60 and above Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Concordia University 60 and above Montreal, Quebec, Canada
National University of Singapore (NUS) 54 and above Singapore, Singapore
University of Regina (U of R) 60 and above Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
The University of Melbourne (Unimelb) 57 and above Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
University of East London (UEL) 59 and above London, London, UK
Stanford University 54 and above Stanford, California, USA
Dalhousie University (DAL) 60 and above Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
The University of Sydney (Usyd) 57 and above Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Ryerson University (Ryerson) 60 and above Toronto, 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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