Why PTE Academic™

PTE Academic™ is the world's leading computer-based test of English for study abroad and immigration.


Schedule your test up to twenty-four hours in advance, sit a single three-hour test session and receive your results within five business days.


Choose from regular test dates and sessions. In 2013, we ran test sessions 363 days of the year across test centres in over 200 locations worldwide.


Approved by the UK and Australian Governments for visa applications and accepted by thousands of academic programmes, including Harvard, Yale and INSEAD.


Give universities confidence in your score: palm-vein scanning, randomised test forms and data forensics ensure universities know your test score is really yours.

Real Life Language

Prepare for life abroad as you listen to university lectures and respond to questions about life on campus with our real-life test of academic English.

Send Your Scores

Send your scores to as many institutions as you choose - there are no additional fees for extra score reports and you do not have to choose institutions before taking the test.

Who Accepts PTE Academic™

PTE Academic is accepted by thousands of universities worldwide, including prestigious institutions such as Harvard Business School, INSEAD and Yale.

PTE Academic is also accepted for visa purposes by the UK and Australian governments.

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