PTE General is accepted around the world by universities, ministries of education and employers as proof of English language proficiency. The below is a list of countries where PTE General is accepted by government bodies.

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Argentina
Universidad Nacional del Litoral

Universidad Católica de Santa Fe

Universidad Austral

Universidad del Aconcagua

Universidad Católica de Salta

Universidad Fasta

Universidad Nacional de San Juan

Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata Laboratorio de Idiomas

Universidad Atlántida Argentina - Sede Mar del Plata - Sede de la Costa - Sede Dolores

Universidad Nacional del Sur

Universidad CAECE - Sede Mar del Plata - Traductorado Público de Inglés

Instituto Superior CEM - Carreras de Profesorado y Traductorado Técnico Científico

Universidad Nacional de Misiones Facultad de Ciencias Exactas, Químicas y Naturales.

Colombia
Ministry of Education 
Approved assessment

Czech Republic
Ministry of Education
Test of quality

Ecuador
Ministry of Education
Approved assessment

Estonia
Ministry of Education
Approved accreditation as substitute test for the Gümnaasiumi Lõpueksamid foreign language examination

Greece
Ministry of Education
ASEP accreditation

Italy
Ministry of Education
Test of quality

Lativa
Ministry of Education and Science

Lithuania
Ministry of Education
Lithuanian Ministry of the Interior

Mexico
Ministry of Education
Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (Tec de Monterrey)
Institutos Tecnológicos de México
Colegio de Bachilleres de Chihuahua
Universidad Madero at Puebla
Wozniak Instituto at Quintana Roo
The Britt Academy at Quintana Roo
Universidad Tecnológica de Xicotepec at Puebla
Colegios Esfer Salesianos at Chihuahua
Universidad Veracruzana at Veracruz

Universidad Politécnica del Estado de Morelos at MorelosPoland
Civil Service
Test of quality for civil servants

Spain
Regulation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of 29 July 2016. Recognised by ACLES, CRUE, etc. as English proficiency tests for entry into university programmes around spain and by almost all Regional Educational Authorities for teachers and civil servants in general.

Switzerland
Canton Lucerne
Employment purposes for school teachers

Canton Schwyz
Employment purposes for school teachers

Canton St Gallen
Employment purposes for school teachers

Canton Zug
Employment purposes for school teachers

UK
Ofqual
Fully accredited by Ofqual as ESOL International qualifications

Ukraine
Ministry of Education and Science
Approved accreditation as substitute test to the official school leaving exam, order 1/9-33

Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh City Department of Education and Training - Approved Assessment for Secondary Grades 6-12

Ho Chi Minh City Department of Education and Training - Approved Assessment For Teachers

Hanoi University

Poland - regulation details

Poland: Regulation of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of 22 September 2011.

Pearson Exams (PTE General Level 3 - B2, Level 4 – C1 and Level 5 – C2) and LCCI English for Business (Level 2 – B2, Level 3 – C1, Level 4 – C2) and First Certificate for Teachers of Business English (FTBE) are the basis for the exemption of language examination in the recruitment process for the candidates for the Ph.D. studies.

Regulation of the Ministry of National Educations of 12 March 2009. The regulation states that PTE General Level 3 (Level 3 – B2, with Pass, Merit or Distinction), is considered as an official confirmation of language qualifications required to take up a job as a kindergarten and lower primary English teacher. Achieving certificate at the Level 4 and 5 (Level 4 – C1 and Level 5 – C2) is an official requirement for English teachers in upper primary and secondary education.

Regulation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of 29 July 2016. This regulation states that  PTE General Level 4 - C1, Level 5 - C2 and  LCCI – English for Business, Level 3 - C1 and Level 4 – C2 are official confirmation of English proficiency required from members of the foreign services who apply for diplomatic status.