Pearson Test of English (PTE)

Achieve your dream of working, migrating or studying abroad.

  • English exams for study, work and migration
  • Ideal for going to the UK, US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand
  • Accepted for visa applications the Australian, Canadian, New Zealand and UK governments
  • Trusted by over 3,500 universities and colleges globally
  • Results typically within 2 days

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"As an introvert, I feel less nervous about taking the speaking test on a computer, so PTE Academic accurately reflects my speaking ability in English. It is also less time-consuming as compared to other tests." 
Van, Singapore migrating to Australia 

Versant by Pearson English Certificate (VEC)

The new and convenient way to certify your English skills for your career and stand out from the crowd. Test your English proficiency today and turn confidence into certainty.

  • Fast: Get your score in 15 minutes and your certificate and digital badge in 48 hours
  • Convenient: Take the test online, anytime – no appointment needed
  • Accurate: We use state-of-the-art AI technology to measure your real English abilities
  • Affordable: A fraction of the cost of other English proficiency tests

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Are you taking a Versant by Pearson English Test?

We offer a free interactive demo, scored English practice test and an official test guide to help you prepare. 

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