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Pearson Test of English Academic

Today's English test for tomorrow's leaders.

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PTE Academic has revolutionized the world of English language testing.

This computer-based test provides a real-life measure of test takers’ English language ability. The test contains authentic material from academic contexts giving you confidence that you are accepting students who can communicate effectively in an academic environment.

Pearson Test of English AcademicBy testing your students with PTE Academic, you can ensure that your international MBA cohort is equipped to cope well with the unique blend of traditional teaching methods and interactive peer-to-peer knowledge exchange which are key components of the MBA experience.

PTE Academic Is Accepted Worldwide

PTE Academic has received positive feedback from institutions around the world. The test is accepted by universities, business schools and higher education institutions worldwide and is approved for Australian and UK student visa applications.

PTE Academic is endorsed by and is the preferred test of English of the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC®). 


“PTE Academic is a cutting-edge assessment tool for the IESE Admissions Department. The test results from PTE Academic are exactly what we need to evaluate the future performance of a candidate in a very international classroom.”


Javier Muñoz Parrondo
, MBA Admissions Director, IESE Business School


“PTE Academic has been endorsed by the Graduate Management Admission Council – so it is backed by Pearson and GMAC – both brands that we know and trust.”


Frances Murphy
, Director of Graduate Admissions, Baruch College, Zicklin School of Business, CUNY New York


How You Can Begin Accepting PTE Academic

For more information about the test and the global list of recognizing programs visit the Pearson website at: www.pearsonpte.com/gmac.

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