Book your PTE Academic test

PTE Academic is a leading computer-based test of English language proficiency for study, migration and professional registration.

Accepted worldwide

PTE Academic is accepted by thousands of universities and colleges worldwide as proof of English proficiency, as well as by the Australian government for visa applications, and increasingly by professional bodies.


To improve your PTE Academic results, preparation is key. We recommend the online scored practice test: a three-hour online mock test which gives you an indicative PTE Academic score.

Prepare for PTE Academic

Fast results

PTE Academic delivers fast, accurate, objective results. Results are typically available within five business days and you can book your test as little as 24 hours in advance.

Booking a test

If it is your first time booking a test, you must create an account online directly with Pearson. Verification of this account can take 24 hours. You must pay using a credit or debit card.

Key facts

How to book a test

Tests are booked online directly with Pearson.


Take the test at Griffith English Language Institute on the Gold Coast campus.


3-hour computer-based exam covering all skill areas.


Typically available within 5 days.


Contact Pearson Test Centre with your enquiry

Gold Coast campus

International Building (G52) 4.38

Griffith English Language Institute

Gold Coast campus, Griffith University

Parklands Drive

Southport QLD 4222