TOEFL OVERVIEW

TOEFL (TEST OF ENGLISH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE)

Recognized by 9,000 colleges, Universities and institutions over 130 countries, including Australia, Canada, the U.K. and the United States of America, The TOEFL test is the most widely respected English- language in the world.

Find the advantages of taking the test

Very Convenient

Unlike any other English proficiency test, TOEFL test takes place in one day making it convenient for the test takers as it saves their time and energy.

Reflection of academic classroom

The test evidences that you have the English skills that are required for an academic classroom. This format and the tasks type of the test, are exactly similar to what a student encounters in an academic classroom. Because the test task are hundred percent academic, many universities consider the scores of the test while making decisions for admissions.

Six raters than one

With the TOEFL, there is no doubt that your score is more objective and reliable, since the speaking responses of the candidates are recorded and evaluated by six different raters. So, do not worry , the scoring is done judiciously and fairly.

Test format iBT

Section Time Limit Questions Tasks
Reading 60–80 minutes 36–56 questions Read 3 or 4 passages from academic texts and answer questions.
Listening 60–90 minutes 34–51 questions Listen to lectures, classroom discussions and conversations, then answer questions.
Break 10 minutes
Speaking 20 minutes 6 tasks Express an opinion on a familiar topic; speak based on reading and listening tasks.
Writing 50 minutes 2 tasks Write essay responses based on reading and listening tasks; support an opinion in writing.

Useful tips for the preparation

  • Be sure to do regular practice
  • Read academic articles as many as you can
  • Improve speed reading
  • Improve not taking techniques
  • Prepare weekly schedule to improve the pace for the preparation
  • Be sure to pace yourself so that you have time to answer all questions
  • Improve your typing speed
  • Make sure to manage time to revise your work especially, in writing section