PTE General is accepted around the world by universities, ministries of education and employers as proof of English language proficiency. The below is a list of countries where PTE General is accepted by government bodies.

Country

Accredited by

Purpose

Albania Ministry of Education and Science For completion of post-graduate studies
Colombia Ministry of Education Approved assessment
Czech Republic Ministry of Education Test of quality
Ecuador Ministry of Education Approved assessment
Greece Ministry of Education ASEP accreditation
Italy Ministry of Education Test of quality
Lativa Ministry of Education and Science Approved accreditation as substitute International exam for the final centralised school leaving exam in English
Lithuania Ministry of Education Approved accreditation as substitute test for the Valstybinis Brandos Egzaminas(VBE – State Final Examination)
Lithuanian Ministry of the Interior Approved language test for the recruitment of civil servants
Mexico Ministry of Education Approved assessment
Poland Civil Service Test of quality for civil servants
Spain ACLES – National Association of Language Centres in Higher Education
Recognised English proficiency tests for entry onto university programmes around Spain
Switzerland Canton Lucerne Employment purposes for school teachers
Canton Schwyz Employment purposes for school teachers
Canton St Gallen Employment purposes for school teachers
Canton Zug Employment purposes for school teachers
UK Ofqual Fully accredited by Ofqal as ESOL International qualifications
Ukraine Ministry of Education and Science Approved accreditation as substitute test to the official school leaving exam, order 1/9-33
Estonia Ministry of Education Approved accreditation as substitute test for the Gümnaasiumi Lõpueksamid foreign language examination