Fast English test results for study in the UK

PTE Academic is the fast English test accepted at leading UK universities. For information about using PTE Academic for UK visa applications, please see our information online.

PTE Academic typically delivers results within five business days, with flexible test dates available at convenient test centers near you.

Why choose the UK?


Results are typically available within five business days.


Testing globally over 360 days of the year, in over 250 test centers around the world.


Computer based marking ensures all test takers are scored impartially and accurately.


Palm-vein scanning, randomized test forms and data forensics ensure test security.

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 Australian and New Zealand governments.

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Information on visa applications

Please view our information online regarding PTE Academic and UK visa applications.

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