PTE Academic UKVI is a Secure English Language Test (SELT) that is approved by the UK Home Office for all UK visas that require a 4 skill language test. It is a fast, fair and convenient choice for anyone who wishes to work, study or come to live in the UK.
There is no difference between PTE Academic and PTE Academic UKVI in terms of test content and format. Instead, there are minor differences in the registration process to comply with UK Home Office requirements.
Read below to confirm which test you need to take.
You should choose PTE Academic UKVI if
You may take PTE Academic instead if
You should choose PTE Academic UKVI if you are applying for the following Work Visas:
If you want to apply for a Sportsperson (Tier 2) or Representative of an Overseas Business visa please see PTE Home A1
For more information visit https://pearsonpte.com/pte-academic-ukvi/