Please note that the dates given below apply to all levels of the PTE General test. For PTE Young Learners test dates, please see the PTE Young Learners page.

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Please note, for administrative reasons, it is not always possible to offer every test session to all centres. If you have a local representative please contact them for all test dates available to your region, if not, email pqs.internationaleo@pearson.com for details. These dates are for test centres' reference. Test takers please refer to your local test centre for further information.

PTE General test sessions

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Session October  2019
Access arrangements request deadline 02 Sep
Deadline for submission of interlocutor/assessor application forms
02 Sep
Entry deadline 09 Sep
Test taker withdrawal deadline 27 Sep
Oral test period 28 Sep
- 12 Oct
Written test 12 Oct
Deadline for completed tests to be received by Pearson
(Results timeline is dependent on all geographies' scripts and audio being returned and in the UK processing centre by deadline)
17 Oct
Deadline to amend candidate details via EOL 11 Nov
Results available via Edexcel Online 25 Nov
Results despatched by post from UK
25 Nov
Performance reports sent by email from UK 02 Dec
Certificates dispatched by post from UK 02 Dec
Window to request a Review of Marking (RoMM) 25 Nov
- 09 Dec
Session November  2019
Access arrangements request deadline 30 Sep
Deadline for submission of interlocutor/assessor application forms
30 Sep
Entry deadline 07 Oct
Test taker withdrawal deadline 25 Oct
Oral test period 26 Oct
- 09 Nov
Written test 09 Nov
Deadline for completed tests to be received by Pearson
(Results timeline is dependent on all geographies' scripts and audio being returned and in the UK processing centre by deadline)
14 Nov
Deadline to amend candidate details via EOL 09 Dec
Results available via Edexcel Online 20 Dec
Results despatched by post from UK
20 Dec   
Performance reports sent by email from UK 06 Jan
Certificates dispatched by post from UK 06 Jan
Window to request a Review of Marking (RoMM) 02 Jan
- 16 Jan
Session December  2019
Access arrangements request deadline 04 Nov
Deadline for submission of interlocutor/assessor application forms
04 Nov
Entry deadline 11 Nov
Test taker withdrawal deadline 29 Nov
Oral test period 30 Nov
- 14 Dec
Written test 14 Dec
Deadline for completed tests to be received by Pearson
(Results timeline is dependent on all geographies' scripts and audio being returned and in the UK processing centre by deadline)
19 Dec
Deadline to amend candidate details via EOL 20 Jan
Results available via Edexcel Online 03 Feb
Results despatched by post from UK
03 Feb
Performance reports sent by email from UK 06 Feb
Certificates dispatched by post from UK 06 Feb
Window to request a Review of Marking (RoMM) 03 Feb
- 17 Feb
Session February 2020
Access arrangements request deadline 06 Jan
Deadline for submission of interlocutor/assessor application forms
06 Jan
Entry deadline 06 Jan
Test taker withdrawal deadline 24 Jan
Oral test period 25 Jan
- 08 Feb
Written test 08 Feb
Deadline for completed tests to be received by Pearson
(Results timeline is dependent on all geographies' scripts and audio being returned and in the UK processing centre by deadline)
13 Feb
Results available via Edexcel Online 23 Mar
Review of marking submission window 23 Mar
- 06 Apr
Performance reports sent by email from UK 30 Mar
Certificates dispatched by post from UK 30 Mar
Session March 2020
Access arrangements request deadline 17 Feb
Deadline for submission of interlocutor/assessor application forms
17 Feb
Entry deadline 24 Feb
Test taker withdrawal deadline 13 Mar
Oral test period 14 Mar
- 28 Mar
Written test 28 Mar
Deadline for completed tests to be received by Pearson
(Results timeline is dependent on all geographies' scripts and audio being returned and in the UK processing centre by deadline)
2 Apr
Results available via Edexcel Online 11 May
Results despatched by post from UK
11 May
Review of marking submission window 11 May
- 25 May
Performance reports sent by email from UK 18 May
Certificates dispatched by post from UK 18 May
Session May      2020
Access arrangements request deadline 13 Apr
Deadline for submission of interlocutor/assessor application forms
13 Apr
Entry deadline 20 Apr
Test taker withdrawal deadline 08 May
Oral test period 09 May
- 23 May
Written test 23 May
Deadline for completed tests to be received by Pearson
(Results timeline is dependent on all geographies' scripts and audio being returned and in the UK processing centre by deadline)
28 May
Results available via Edexcel Online 06 Jul
Results despatched by post from UK
06 Jul
Review of marking submission window 06 Jul
- 20 Jul
Performance reports sent by email from UK 13 Jul
Certificates dispatched by post from UK 13 Jul
Session June      2020
Access arrangements request deadline 11 May
Deadline for submission of interlocutor/assessor application forms
11 May
Entry deadline 18 May
Test taker withdrawal deadline 05 Jun
Oral test period 06 Jun
- 20 Jun
Written test 20 Jun
Deadline for completed tests to be received by Pearson
(Results timeline is dependent on all geographies' scripts and audio being returned and in the UK processing centre by deadline)
25 Jun
Results available via Edexcel Online 03 Aug
Results despatched by post from UK
03 Aug
Review of marking submission window 03 Aug
- 17 Aug
Performance reports sent by email from UK 10 Aug
Certificates dispatched by post from UK 10 Aug
Session October 2020
Access arrangements request deadline 31 Aug
Deadline for submission of interlocutor/assessor application forms
31 Aug
Entry deadline 07 Sep
Test taker withdrawal deadline 25 Sep
Oral test period 26 Sep
- 10 Oct
Written test 10 Oct
Deadline for completed tests to be received by Pearson
15 Oct
Results available via Edexcel Online 23 Nov
Results despatched by post from UK
23 Nov
Review of marking submission window 23 Nov
- 07 Dec
Performance reports sent by email from UK 30 Nov
Certificates dispatched by post from UK 30 Nov
Session November 2020
Access arrangements request deadline 05 Oct
Deadline for submission of interlocutor/assessor application forms
05 Oct
Entry deadline 12 Oct
Test taker withdrawal deadline 30 Oct
Oral test period 31 Oct - 14 Nov
Written test 14 Nov
Deadline for completed tests to be received by Pearson
19 Nov
Results available via Edexcel Online 06 Jan 21
Results despatched by post from UK
06 Jan 21
Review of marking submission window 06 Jan 21
- 20 Jan 21
Performance reports sent by email from UK 04 Jan 21
Certificates dispatched by post from UK 04 Jan 21
Session December 2020
Access arrangements request deadline 02 Nov
Deadline for submission of interlocutor/assessor application forms
02 Nov
Entry deadline 09 Nov
Test taker withdrawal deadline 27 Nov
Oral test period 28 Nov
- 12 Dec
Written test 12 Dec
Deadline for completed tests to be received by Pearson
17 Dec
Results available via Edexcel Online 01 Feb 21
Results despatched by post from UK
01 Feb 21
Review of marking submission window 01 Feb 21
- 15 Feb 21
Performance reports sent by email from UK 04 Feb 21
Certificates dispatched by post from UK 04 Feb 21