Preparing for the E3PT

The speaking section assesses your ability to speak English in an academic environment.

Section Length: 20-30 minutes
Number of Questions: 15
Question Types:
  • Group discussion
  • Classroom discussion
  • Describe a picture
  • Question & Answer
  • Scrolling Text
The listening section assesses your academic listening skills.
Section Length: 20-30 minutes
Number of Questions: 7
Question Types:
General Listening
Listen & Repeat
Academic Listening
The reading section assess your reading fluency and reading comprehension.
Section Length: 20-30 minutes
Number of Questions: 4
Question Types:
Reading Fluency
Reading Discussion
he writing section will have you complete 2 essays, each taking 25 minutes.
Section Length: 50 minutes
Number of Questions: 2
Question Types:
Essay 1
Essay 2

Prepare for the E3PT

Meet With A Tutor

Get 1-on-1 feedback from a tutor for 1 hour



E3PT Prep Course

4 tutor sessions 10 practice interviews
Unlimited online practice

Improve your score

Improving Your Score

If you took the E3PT and did not receive the score you need, we recommend one of the following options:

1.  Review your detailed score report available on your account and set a personalized study plan.

2.  Receive an hour of one-on-one feedback from an English3 instructor.

3.  For the most rapid results, enroll in English Complete or English Plus.