TOEFL test is an acronym for Test of English as Foreign Language test, it is administered by ETS (Educational Testing Service).
Why is it needed
The TOEFL® test is the most widely respected English-language test in the world, recognized by more than 8,500 colleges, universities and agencies in more than 130 countries, including Australia, Canada, the U.K. and the United States.
Wherever you want to study, the TOEFL test can help you get there.
What is included
Time Limit (mins)
60 – 80
36 – 56 questions
Read 3 or 4 passages from academic texts and answer questions.
60 – 90
34 – 51 questions
Listen to lectures, classroom discussions and conversations, then answer questions.
Express an opinion on a familiar topic; speak based on reading and listening tasks.
Write essay responses based on reading and listening tasks; support an opinion in writing.
TOEFL test scores are valid for two years after the testing year in which you tested.
How do I send my scores to an institution?
One score report for you (electronic only unless you requested a paper copy) and up to four official score reports that ETS will send directly to the institutions or agencies you selected. Score reports are sent electronically or mailed to recipients approximately 13 days after the test date.