Minimum PTE Academic Score accepted for Canada student visa 2021

Minimum PTE Academic Score accepted for Canada student visa 2021

PTE Academic

Pearson test of English or PTE is English language tests which ensure applicants planning to move abroad to Canada, Australia or New Zealand or other countries meet the proficiency requirement. Students who are planning to give a language proficiency exam can opt for PTE exam as it is now accepted for more than 1800 programs and more than 700 institutes accept it. PTE results take 3-5 business days and the test is now computerised where the scores are awarded on a scale of 10-90. Applicants who are planning to apply under the Non SDS category can apply with PTE academic scores which are accepted under the stream.

Minimum PTE Academic Score

  1. For diploma programs you need an overall 45 no less than 36 in each module.
  2. For a bachelor’s degree program you need an overall 50 no less than 45 in each module.
  3. For a graduate diploma program or master’s level degree program overall 65 with no less than 50 in each module.

Canada Student Visa requirements

For applicants planning to apply for Canada Student Visa using PTE scores can apply under Non sds and need to fulfil the following requirements:

  1. Funds for paying tuition fee for entire first year.
  2. Proof of funds of successive payment plan for how you will pay for second year and follow.
  3. Letter of acceptance from your DLI.
  4. GIC certificate for CAD $10,000.
  5. Upfront medical is required.
  6. Language proficiency requirement: IELTS/PTE/TOEFL score card

Language Requirements for Canada student visa 2021

Generally for applying for Canada student visa 2021 applicant must have an IELTS 6 overall with no less than 6 in each module. In case one is opting for PTE or TOEFL examination for studying in Canada then equivalent scores are required for the same. In case an applicant is planning to apply under SDS category then both IELTS general and IELTS academic results are now accepted. For Non SDS category applicants can apply in case they have overall 6 in IELTS  and 5.5 in one of the modules.

List of PTE accepting Colleges and Universities in Canada

Top 100 PTE accepting Colleges and Universities in Canada

  1. Alberta College of Art and Design
  2. Athabasca University
  3. Bow Valley College
  4. Concordia University
  5. College of Alberta
  6. Lakeland College
  7. Lethbridge College
  8. MacEwan University
  9. Medicine Hat College
  10. Mount Royal University
  11. NAIT Polytechnic Olds College
  12. Red Deer College
  13. SAIT Polytechnic
  14. The King’s University College
  15. University of Alberta
  16. University of Calgary
  17. University of Lethbridge
  18. Acsenda School of Management
  19. Alexander College
  20. British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT)
  21. Capilano University
  22. College of the Rockies
  23. Coquitlam College
  24. Douglas College
  25. Emily Carr University of Art and Design
  26. Fairleigh Dickinson University (Vancouver)
  27. Kwantlen Polytechnic University
  28. Langara College
  29. North Island College
  30. Royal Roads University
  31. Simon Fraser University
  32. Sprott-Shaw Community College
  33. The College of New Caledonia
  34. Thompson Rivers University
  35. University Canada West
  36. University of British Columbia
  37. University of the Fraser Valley
  38. University of Victoria
  39. Vancouver Film School
  40. Vancouver Island University
  41. Assiniboine Community College
  42. Brandon University
  43. Canadian Mennonite University
  44. Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology (MITT)
  45. Providence College
  46. Providence Seminary
  47. University of Manitoba
  48. University of Winnipeg
  49. Mount Allison University
  50. New Brunswick Community College
  51. System University of New Brunswick
  52. Newfoundland and Labrador
  53. Memorial University
  54. Acadia University
  55. Cape Breton University
  56. Dalhousie University
  57. Nova Scotia Community College System
  58. Saint Mary’s University
  59. St Francis Xavier University
  60. Algoma University
  61. Algonquin College
  62. BLYTH Education Group
  63. Brock University
  64. Cambrian College
  65. Canadian Aesthetic Academy
  66. Canadian Beauty College
  67. Canadore College
  68. Carleton University
  69. Centennial College
  70. Conestoga College
  71. Confederation College
  72. Durham College of Applied Arts and Technology
  73. Fanshawe College
  74. Fleming College
  75. George Brown College
  76. Georgian College
  77. Hillfield Strathallan College
  78. Humber College
  79. Humber College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
  80. Lambton College
  81. Laurentian University
  82. London School of Business and Finance
  83. Toronto Loyalist College
  84. McMaster University
  85. Michener Institute
  86. Mohawk College
  87. Niagara College
  88. Nipissing University
  89. Northern College
  90. OCAD University (Ontario College of Art and Design)
  91. Ontario Institute of Audio Recording Technology
  92. Pures College of Technology
  93. Queen’s University
  94. Ryerson University
  95. Sault College
  96. Seneca College
  97. Sheridan College
  98. Clair College
  99. Lawrence College
  100. Trent University
  101. University of Guelph
  102. University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)
  103. University of Ottawa
  104. University of Waterloo
  105. University of Windsor
  106. Western University
  107. Wilfrid Laurier University
  108. York University
  109. University of Prince Edward Island
  110. Bishop’s University
  111. Concordia University
  112. Quebec LaSalle College
  113. McGill University
  114. St Thomas More College
  115. Peters College
  116. University of Regina
  117. University of Saskatchewan

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