PTE Academic

UQ College Test Services, as a third-party Pearson VUE test centre is still operating with additional health and safety measures in place:

  • All test takers must read and agree to a health declaration before entering the test centre
  • Test takers are welcome to bring a mask however you may be requested to uncover your face temporaily for some security checks
  • Hand sanitisers readily available
  • Test room disinfecting and deep cleaning
  • All our computers are equipped with partitions ensuring a barrier between test takers.

How will I know if my exam is cancelled?

If your exam has been cancelled, you will receive an email cancellation notice directly from Pearson. You can also log in to your Pearson VUE account to see if you can still see your upcoming exam appointment. If you are still able to see your upcoming exam appointment, please expect your exam to go ahead as planned, but with additional health and safety measures in place (see above).




Results are available within
five business days



Approved for all Australian and New Zealand visa and migration applications


Easy to arrange
Tests can be scheduled up to 24 hours in advance.



Test takers can send their scores to as many institutions as they like, without an additional fee


PTE Academic is accepted by thousands of academic programs



100% computer-based marking ensures all test takers are scored impartially and accurately



Standard Price: AUD $385 

Late Booking Price*: AUD $395

*A late booking fee applies if a booking is made 48 hours before a test

Book online

To book PTE Academic, you must create a Pearson account. Create an account here and then log in to book online. You will receive an email within 48 hours with your login details. Test dates are scheduled in accordance with demand from test bookings from Monday to Friday.

Already have an account with Pearson?
Search here for available test dates and then log in to book online

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 PTE Academic testing centre at UQ College, Brisbane

Sir Llew Edwards Building (No 14), Level 2 - Room 221 
Corner University Drive & Campbell Road
UQ St Lucia campus, St Lucia QLD 4072

Paid parking applies Monday to Friday 7am to 9pm.
There is plenty of parking and no charge to park on campus on Saturday. 

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Phone: +61 7 3346 6770

UQ College
The University of Queensland
The Sir Llew Edwards Building
University Drive
St Lucia QLD 4072 Australia


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