Test of English as a Foreign Language.

Administered by: ETS ( Educational Testing Service )

Website: Tofel

Validity: The score is valid for 2 years.

Fee: $150

TOEFL iBT At-A-Glance 

TOEFL is a test that evaluates a non-native English Speaker’s ability to read, listen, speak, and write in English through the use of multiple-choice and student response question.

There are four sections in the test:

  • 1. Reading: 60-100 minutes, 3-5 passages, 12-14 questions per passage.
  • 2. Listening: 60-90 minutes, 34-51 questions.
  • 3. Speaking: 6 tasks with 15-30 seconds to prepare and 45-60 seconds to speak.
  • 4. Writing: 50 minutes, 2 Writing

Integrated Tasks 

Some questions in the speaking and writing sections require you to speak more than one skill. You will be asked to:

Read, listen and then speak in response to a question.

Listen and then speak in response to question.

Read, listen and then write in response to a question.

Reporting: The score is sent to 4 universities by ETS free of cost at the time of exam. ETS charges additionally for scores sent to universities later.

Registration: By phone, fax or mail.

Forms: Forms can be downloaded from the website.

Recruitments for Phone / Fax Registration: Name as in your passport, address, credit card number, name of the cardholder, expiry date of the card. (The card has to be an international card).

Confirmation: A registration no is given as terms of confirmation.

Rescheduling: An intimation is to be given to the ETS 3 days prior to the examination date. The necessary rescheduling fee has to be paid.