WHY PTE?

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

Typically, the following are reasons why test takers choose PTE Academic:

  • Results are typically available within five business days.
  • Testing globally over 360 days of the year in over 200 test centers around the world.
  • Based on the real-life English skills test takers need to communicate effectively in their destination, using academically relevant tasks and measuring skills in an integrated way.
  • 100% computer-based marking ensures all test takers are scored impartially and accurately. To ensure test score validity all test centers use state-of-the-art digital biometrics incorporating palm-scanning, digital signatures, secure paperless results, randomized test formats and CCTV.
  • Test sessions are run in over 50 countries around the world.
  • Test takers can send their scores to as many institutions as they like, without an additional fee.
  • Approved for all Australian and New Zealand student visa and migration applications.
  • Accepted for study applications by thousands of academic programs around the world.
  • Accepted by an increasing number of professional associations around the world for registration and assessment.