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PTE Academic RMIT Pearson Test of English

RMIT study time

3 hours

RMIT location

Melbourne, CBD

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PTE with RMIT English Worldwide

From Friday 11 June 2021, the Test Centre will open and only Test Takers who have booked a test will be permitted into the building. 


Following the Victorian Government mandated instructions, you must wear a mask at all times and scan the Services Victoria QR code at the entrance. To scan the QR Code: 

  • Open your camera app, then hold your phone over the QR code. 

  • Tap the link that pops up. 

  • Enter your details and tap 'Check-in to this location'. 


Read the latest RMIT COVID-19 response updates and FAQs. For the latest information from general public health advice, please visit the Department of Health website. Please follow the guidelines on the  IELTS and PTE Test Day Safety Measures page. 

PTE Test Takers - If needed, Pearson will contact you directly to reschedule. If you have questions regarding your PTE test booking, please contact Pearson directly via online form or via phone on 1800 729 282.

Thank you for your understanding and we apologise for any inconvenience caused.

PTE Academic test RMIT Melbourne Australia

Taking a PTE Academic Test at RMIT English Worldwide can help you with your career, your Australian visa application and your entry into an Australian university.


RMIT English Worldwide has become highly respected in the English testing space. This is due to:

  • Fast results typically available within five business days
  • Flexibility to schedule tests up to 24 hours in advance
  • Trusted and accepted by thousands of universities and colleges worldwide
  • Approved for Australian visa applications

What is PTE Academic?

Study abroad or apply for a visa with Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic. PTE Academic is the world’s leading computer-based test of English for study abroad and immigration. PTE Academic is the English test trusted by universities, colleges and governments around the world. You can use the PTE test to prove your English ability for university and college admissions or as part of a visa application.

Find out more about PTE Academic at the official website.

Why PTE Academic?

Fast results

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

Flexible test dates

PTE Academic offers flexible test sessions, at times and dates that suit you. Our Test Centre is located at:  

RMIT University Building 108, Level 10, 235–251 Bourke Street  

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.

Find out more about who accepts PTE Academic and how it can help you study or move abroad on the official PTE Academic website.

Book PTE Academic with RMIT in Melbourne

RMIT English Worldwide is a PTE Academic Official Test Centre. PTE Academic can be booked online. You must create a Pearson account in order to book and schedule your test. Visit the Pearson website now to get started.

Note: It may take up to 24 hours to receive a confirmation email. You will need to wait for the confirmation email before you can book your test.

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PTE Academic test fees

Standard Price - AUD $375 GST Inclusive
Late Booking Price - AUD $457.50 GST Inclusive

Note: for bookings made within 48 hours of the test date, a late fee of A$82.50 will be applied.

PTE Academic test dates, location and availability 

PTE Academic test dates

Register for one of two daily PTE Academic test sessions held from Monday to Friday:

  • 9.00 am  12.00 pm
  • 12.30 pm  3.30 pm

PTE Academic test location

Our Test Centre is located at RMIT English Worldwide Melbourne: 

RMIT University Building 108, Level 10, 235–251 Bourke Street

Not ready to sit the test yet? ​Click here to view a range of online practice materials to help you get ready for PTE Academic.