Read the instructions carefully before submitting the entry. The Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority (HKEAA) cannot be responsible for incorrect entries.
Starting from December 2020, PTE Young Learners and PTE General have been renamed to Pearson English International Certificate – Young Learners and Pearson English International Certificate respectively.
Pearson English International Certificate – Young Learners (formerly known as PTE Young Learners) provide a fun, stress-free test for age 6-13 children; whilst Pearson English International Certificate (formerly known as PTE General) is a comprehensive and coherent assessment program that covers all the Common European Framework (CEF) level which provides an internationally recognized English test for teenagers and adults. Candidates may visit Pearson’s website at http://www.pearsonpte.com or www.pearson.com.hk/PTE for more details information of the Examination or contact Pearson Language Tests Hong Kong office at 3181 0123.
Candidates are required to submit their registration online (online.hkeaa.edu.hk) during the registration period. They should first obtain the school code through their school and enter the school code during registration. They should upload the image of their valid Hong Kong Identity Cards or other identification documents and settle the payment online. Candidates must complete the online registration by 19 March 2021 (5:30pm).
Candidates are required to submit their registration online (online.hkeaa.edu.hk) during the registration period. They should upload the image of their valid Hong Kong Identity Cards or other identification documents for checking at the time of registration. Candidates must complete the online registration by 19 March 2021 (5:30pm).
*Please note that the postal and in-person registration is no longer available. The HKEAA will not accept the registration submittted after 5:30pm, 19 March 2021.
4. Examination Date and Fee
Candidates are only allowed to apply for ONE examination level in the same examination series.
Before submitting an online registration, applicants are required to create their own accounts with a valid email address. After the applicant account is created, applicant should login their account at the Registration Home page (online.hkeaa.edu.hk) and start registration. Applicant may submit their entries by inputting the information required through the online examination registration system (online.hkeaa.edu.hk) during the registration period. A copy of the candidate’s Hong Kong Identity Card / Birth Certificate / valid passport / other identification document should be uploaded on the system (For the purpose of verifying the registration information only, it will be destroyed after the application procedures are completed). The examination fee must be paid online during registration. The payment is only accepted by credit card with "Verified by VISA" or "MasterCard Secure Code" function. The Authority cannot accept any responsibilities for unsuccessful registration because of technical / network failure. Upon successful application and payment, applicants can log in to their own account to view the registered examination(s).
Candidates requesting for special arrangements should submit a written request together with a medical certificate at the time of registration. The application of special arrangement is subject to Pearson's approval. Please note that the HKEAA does not guarantee all special arrangements requests will be approved and arranged. For enquiries, please contact the HKEAA for further assistance before submitting the registration.
The Admission Forms stating the exact examination date, time and venue will be sent to school candidates through their schools or private candidates by post at the address provided. Candidates should contact the HKEAA if they do not receive their admission form 2 weeks before the examination commences. Examination results statement and certificate will be sent to school candidates through their schools or private candidates by post at the address provided in about 3 months after the examinations are concluded. Candidates who have not received their examination results statements and certificates should contact the HKEAA to track the delivery status within 5 months after mail; otherwise, the examination results statements and certificates will be regarded as successfully received by the candidates. Examination results statements and certificates unclaimed for 5 months after mail will be returned to Pearson without further notice. After that, request for lost or unclaimed examination results statements and certificates will have to be made directly with Pearson by the candidates as applications for replacement examination results statements and certificates. Fees will be charged by Pearson. Candidates should inform the HKEAA in writing of their new address and contact telephone number if their address has been changed. The HKEAA cannot accept the responsibility for any possible loss, delay or damage in mail causing the need of requesting for replacement examination results statements and certificates. The HKEAA cannot reproduce replacement examination results statements and certificates in any form.
According to Pearson's guideline, the certificate and candidate performance report will only be issued to the candidates for who attend both Writing (Paper 1) and Speaking (Paper 2) Sections and get a passing grade.
The HKEAA shall not be responsible for any non-performance of duties where such non-performance has been caused by an act of God, labour strike, natural disaster, adverse weather, epidemic, governmental action or intervention, riot or any cause not reasonably foreseeable and beyond the reasonable control of Pearson or the HKEAA.
The HKEAA, including their contractors and subcontractors, shall not be liable to anyone claiming for any damages which are caused by, arising from or otherwise related to the failure of staff members, examination personnel or the examination centres to comply with the examination regulations, policies or procedures.