Most test takers get their results within 48 hours. Plus, you can choose from frequent test dates and book last-minute.
Each year, tens of thousands of people trust PTE to help them prove their English proficiency for study, work, or migration - and to open doors to new careers, experiences, and possibilities.
Why choose PTE?
PTE is one of the world's leading providers of secure English language tests
About the test and the format
PTE Academic is taken on a computer in a secure and friendly test center environment. It tests skills in speaking and writing, reading, and listening. There are 20 different question types in the test, ranging from multiple choice through to essay writing with each part having different types of questions.
Part 2: Reading
This part of the test contains five different question types and tests the ability to read academic English. One item type assesses both writing and reading skills.
Part 3: Listening
This part of the test contains eight question types and tests listening skills, through a series of audio and video clips.
Teachers around the world have enjoyed making the switch to PTE Academic preparation because it focuses on real-life academic skills, like skimming, scanning and note-taking - all of which are important for development in the classroom.
You can help students prepare for their test with our comprehensive teaching resources, including the Teacher Preparation Pathway, the PTE Academic Teacher online course, online lesson plans, and more.
No matter how you choose to prepare we have the information, resources, and guidance to help you feel confident when your test day arrives.
Achieve your score goal with expert support from our four self-study, digital preparation resources. Then, choose whether to buy as a bundle or individually.