PTE Academic is the world’s leading computer-based test of English for study abroad and immigration. It is the fastest, computer-based English test and allows you to demonstrate the full range of your language skills. PTE Academic assesses listening, reading, speaking and writing- all via computer in a single three-hour test session. To complete a PTE Academic test, you will need to attend a secure Pearson test centre. You will use a computer and a headset to listen to, read and respond to questions. Benefits of PTE Academic include:
- Results typically available within 5 business days.
- Computer based marking ensures all test takers are scored impartially and accurately.
- Scores accepted by thousands of universities, colleges, and institutions in Australia, New Zealand, USA, UK, Canada, Ireland, Singapore, Germany and more.
- Approved for all Australian and New Zealand visa and migration applications.
Learn more about why PTE Academic is the test for you.
1 Artificial intelligence AI scoring means that its not simply a single human assessing your English language skills, but a very clever algorithm that mimics how human markers would score, based on many, many responses.
2 Unbiased scoring When you take the PTE Academic test, what you say is graded by AI against thousands of previous responses. What this means is that you’re graded only on what you say, not your accent or anything else.
3 Flexible testing & fast results Thanks to the use of market leading technology, PTE Academic offers all test takers incredible flexibility. Test taker results are typically delivered in just 5 business days and furthermore, PTE Academic offers global testing in more than 250 test centers in over 50 countries.
4 Send your score unlimited times for free PTE Academic proudly gives all test takers the freedom to send your scores to as many organizations as you like, without an additional fee. This freedom gives you even greater opportunity to achieve your dreams.
5 Unlimited acceptance for study & migration applications PTE Academic is accepted for study applications by thousands of academic programs around the world. It is also approved for all Australian and New Zealand student visa and migration applications.