English tests for today’s learners, teachers and businesses

Combining over 30 years of language testing research with cutting-edge technology, Pearson English creates tests for every need. 

From high-security tests for visa applications, through to assessments for student placement and progress monitoring, we have a solution for you.​ 

Our tests are trusted by governments, Ivy League universities and Fortune 500 companies around the world.

Pearson English Assessment

Assessment for Schools

From placing a student in the right class on their first day, to monitoring progress and certifying achievement, our tests help educators to personalise and accelerate the journey to fluency.

Pearson English Assessment Place


These tests help learners get off to a flying start by ensuring they are in the right English class for their level.​

Pearson English Assessment Benchmark


These tests assess proficiency and measure progress in detail, across the language skills.

Pearson English Assessment Certify


These recognised certificates prove learners’ skills to potential employers or schools.​​

Pearson English Assessment Verity


These tests verify English language ability for immigration or study abroad.

Pearson Assessment for Young Learners

Assessment for Young Learners

Engage young minds while measuring progress in detail, with the fun, tablet-based English Benchmark Young Learners test.


To certify skills with a qualification from Pearson Edexcel, choose Pearson English International Certificate Young Learners.


Pearson Assessment for Adult Learners

Assessment for Adult Learners

Are you ready to prove your English skills to the world?You can take PTE Academic to study or move abroad, or take Pearson English International Certificate as proof of your English ability, to show potential employers and schools near you.



Assessment for Businesses

Assessment for Businesses

Our automated assessments predict how expert human interviewers would score a test, allowing employers to get instant, unbiased results, anywhere in the world.Today, this patented AI technology has scored over 350 million tests, helping Fortune 500 companies recruit, train, and promote the right people for the job.


Assessment for Governments

Assessment for Governments

Trusted by the Australian and New Zealand governments, US Department of Homeland Security and more, PTE Academic is accepted for student and migration applications across the world.In addition to its unbiased, flexible, AI-backed approach to testing, the test has many other unique advantages.