Melbourne Polytechnic Pearson Test Centres availability may change depending on the advice of the local government. Melbourne Polytechnic is unable to assist with test bookings, transfers, cancellations or refunds. For the most updated test schedule please refer to your myPTE account.
PTE (Pearson Test of English) Academic is a computer-based test of English language ability specifically designed for student visa and migration applicants. You can register for a PTE account and book online or call Pearson on 1800 729 282.
PTE Academic is approved by the Australian government for visa applications, and is accepted by all Australian universities. You can find a list of institutions that accept PTE scores here.
Melbourne Polytechnic’s Preston campus has two purpose-built Pearson Select Test Centres, each with nine testing stations.
Book your PTE test
Australian test fee $375
Late booking fee * $85
* If the test is booked within 48 hours of test date an additional late fee will apply
Monday to Saturday
Room 315: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Room 313: 9:45 am – 12:45 pm
Room 315: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Room 313: 2:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Monday to Friday
Room 315: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Room 313: 6:15 pm – 9:15 pm
You must bring a current government-issued passport, including your full name, a photo, date of birth and a signature. The name on your passport must match the name on your PTE registration. Please arrive 45 minutes before the scheduled time of your test. If you arrive more than 15 minutes late, you will not be able to sit the test.
Melbourne Polytechnic Preston Campus
Room 315 Building E
77 St Georges Road