The Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) will release the PISA 2018 national report on Tuesday 3 December 2019.

Be among the first to read the PISA 2018 report by subscribing to ACER e-news. Subscribers will receive a special edition newsletter about PISA 2018 results shortly after release.

Find out more about PISA by exploring the options in the menu at the top of this page.

Media comment:

Dr Sue Thomson, ACER Deputy CEO (Research) and Director of ACER's Educational Monitoring and Research division, and Surveys and International Assessments research program, will be available for comment.

Dr Thomson is National Project Manager for PISA in Australia, and National Research Coordinator for Australia for the IEA Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) and IEA Progress in International Reading LIteracy Study (PIRLS). Dr Thomson's research at ACER has involved extensive analysis of large-scale national and international data sets, including the Longitudinal Surveys of Australian Youth, TIMSS and PISA.

Media enquiries:

The PISA 2018 report may be available in advance of its release, under embargo. To request an embargoed report or an interview with Dr Thomson, or for any other information, please contact ACER Communications.

T: + 61 (0)3 9277 5582 M: +61 (0)419 340 058 E:

PISA 2015 reports:

PISA 2015: Financial literacy in Australia  (PDF: 100 pages, 2.3MB)
Sue Thomson and Lisa De Bortoli

PISA 2015: Reporting Australia’s results (PDF: 344 pages, 7.0 MB)
Sue Thomson, Lisa De Bortoli, Catherine Underwood. (2017) Camberwell: ACER.

PISA 2015: A first look at Australian student’s performance (PDF: 108 pages, 3.2 MB)
Sue Thomson, Lisa De Bortoli and Catherine Underwood. (2016) Camberwell: ACER.

PISA 2015 resources: