Accreditation and Partnerships


The English language Academy holds all relevant New Zealand accreditation, registrations, licenses, memberships and approvals to conduct 

  • English language training
  • Language testing and administration
  • English teacher training and professional development

As an English test and teacher training centre, we have held:

  • Registration by IELTS New Zealand as an IELTS test administration centre since 2001
  • Registration by Cambridge Assessment English  as an approved administration centre for the Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT) since 2007
  • Registration by Pearson Inc. as an approved Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) centre since 2017


The University of Auckland and the English Language Academy hold long-term partnerships and memberships with 

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