ACER UK provides assessment services in the UK and undertakes commissioned educational research, professional development and capacity building programmes.

ACER UK provides assessment services to schools, such as the ELMs assessment suite, works with the Standards and Testing Agency (STA) to provide content for key stage testing programmes (Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 SATs), and delivers the Scottish National Standardised Assessments in partnership with SCHOLAR and Twig.

ACER UK also operates a number of specialised assessment services, including the Graduate Medical School Admissions Test (GAMSAT) and the Mature Students Admissions Pathway (MSAP), which support university selection processes.

The team at ACER UK is highly experienced in: test development, survey design and psychometric analysis; the management and administration of large-scale research projects; and the organisation of seminars, conferences and professional development programmes.

ACER United Kingdom (ACER UK), registered as ACER International United Kingdom Limited, is wholly owned by ACER Limited and operates as a member of the ACER group of companies.

ACER UK has an office in London. The closest underground station, Finchley Road, is within two minutes' walk.

Events at ACER UK

ACER UK's work includes:


Essential learning metrics

Essential Learning Metrics

ELMs online assessments measure learning in mathematics and in key English competencies (reading, vocabulary and writing) and provide accurate and reliable information about where each pupil is in their learning.



MSAP UK is a test used by universities and higher education colleges to assist them in the processing of admissions offers.



GAMSAT in the UK is a test used by Graduate Medical Schools to assist in the selection of students to participate in graduate-entry programs in the UK.