English tests for today’s learners, teachers and businesses **needs new/optimised header image**
From placing a student in the right class on their first day, to monitoring progress and certifying achievement, our tests help educators to personalise and accelerate the journey to fluency
These tests help learners get off to a flying start by ensuring they are in the right English class for their level.
These tests assess proficiency and measure progress in detail, across the language skills.
English Benchmark Young Learners**
These recognised certificates prove learners’ skills to potential employers or schools.
International Certificate (PTE General)**
International Certificate (PTE) Young Learners**
These tests verify English language ability for immigration or study abroad.
Engage young minds while measuring progress in detail, with the fun, tablet-based English Benchmark Young Learners test.
English Benchmark Young Learners**
To certify skills with a qualification from Pearson Edexcel, choose International Certificate (PTE) Young Learners.
International Certificate Young Learners**
Are you ready to prove your English skills to the world?
You can take PTE Academic to study or move abroad, or take International Certificate (PTE General) as proof of your English ability, to show potential employers and schools near you.
If you’re getting ready to take your International Certificate, take a look at our fantastic, free app.
Practise all four language skills using real items from past exams.
Our automated assessments predict how expert human interviewers would score a test, allowing employers to get instant, unbiased results, anywhere in the world.
Today, this patented AI technology has scored over 350 million tests, helping Fortune 500 companies recruit, train, and promote the right people for the job.
PTE Academic is trusted around the world and accepted for student and immigration applications by the UK, Australian and New Zealand governments.
Powered by AI technology, PTE Academic provides a fast and convenient testing solution without human bias.
Pearson English has delivered and marked over 350 million assessments ... and counting!
Trusted by the US Department of Defense, the Australian Government and more.
Over 30 years of testing research and quality assurance ensure the most accurate tests.
We deliver tests on computer, tablet, mobile and paper, meeting the needs of today's learners.
We have partnered with thousands of teachers around the world to help pinpoint students’ language ability, and developed artificial intelligence systems that automate English language assessment.
We combine advanced speech recognition and exam grading technology with the insight of professional ELT exam markers around the world, to develop patented software that can measure English language ability.
Developed in partnership with over 6,000 teachers, the Global Scale of English (GSE) builds on the CEFR to give a detailed view of each students’ language ability, and weaves our products together.
Level Test is a fast, computer-based test, ensuring new English students are placed into the right class on their first day.
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Placement places new English students into the right class for their level.
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Benchmark Test is a fast, computer-based test, delivering rich insights into students’ English skills and measuring progress in detail.
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English Benchmark Young Learners is a motivating English test for young learners, delivered on a tablet.
Read about English Benchmark Young Learners**
PTE Academic is the fast, fair and flexible English test approved for university and visa applications.
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International Certificate (PTE General) is designed to certify positive achievement in English language learning, delivered by Edexcel, the UK’s largest examining body.
Read about International Certificate**
International Certificate (PTE) Young Learners is a fun English language assessment for students aged six to 13, delivered by Edexcel, the UK’s largest examining body.
Read about International Certificate Young Learners**
Versant offers a suite of fast, reliable English tests via phone or computer for effective recruitment or student placement.
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