Janison started in the 1990s in country NSW, is an Australian-owned, ASX-listed education technology pioneer whose team of experts and developers innovate online assessment and learning solutions for global corporations, governments and education bodies. 

Their trusted assessment technology streamlines the examination process for educational institutions, cutting the turnaround time from delivering exams to reporting the results. They also have proven scalability that few other vendors can match – transforming NAPLAN testing across Australia, delivering the Aptis English language test for the British Council in more than 140 countries and providing improved testing for VALID in Australian schools. 

Demonstration of capabilities


Use of data, evidence & thought leadership

  • Janison is a business that helps the education industry capture data and evidence in a variety of ways with their large-scale testing platform. 
  • They manage the ICAS, PISA and NAPLAN assessments for large education systems globally. The data captured through Janison’s testing platform is essential for education systems to benchmark how their initiatives are performing. 
  • Janison are now extending this experience and data to support teacher improvement initiatives and help drive improvements.
  • Their reputation and technology capability is demonstrated by the recent relationship with the University of London and the delivery of their high stakes law exams, with students in over 100 countries completed these exams from home. Janison was able to quickly manage the conversion from paper to online exams within 6 weeks to allow this customer to continue to deliver their course and examinations.

Wayne Houlden
Jacquie Houlden

Derek Welsh, COO

Education sector
K-12, Higher Education


5m Learners, 65 Institutions

Export revenue

Export markets
SE Asia, Europe, North America

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