Why PTE Academic?

PTE Academic is the world's leading computer-based test of English for study abroad and immigration. If you are ready to apply to university or for a UK or Australian visa and need proof of your English proficiency, you can use PTE Academic.  

PTE Academic helped me submit my application by having my results in just 24 hours. PTE Academic saved me!

Muhammad Nazim Rasheed
United Kingdom


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

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We offer flexible test dates. In 2013, we ran test sessions 363 days of the year. You can choose from test centres in 150 locations worldwide.

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Approved by the UK and Australian Governments.
Accepted by thousands of academic programmes, including Harvard, Yale and INSEAD.

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


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 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. 

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