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What is TOEFL


TOEFL stands for Test of English as a Foreign Language is an ETS organized standardized test that assesses non-native speakers' Languages proficiency. This test taken by the students who wish to enroll in the academic and professional institutions all over the globe. Besides being an ibt (internet based test) TOEFL is one of the two major English-language tests in the world, the other being IELTS.

For students planning to study overseas, TOEFL helps prove that they have the English skills that will actually be needed in an academic classroom. The test is composed of 100% academic tasks and questions. Therefore, many universities and colleges worldwide consider it to be one of the most appropriate tests of English while deciding on admissions.

Pattern of the exam


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

    Section Range High Intermediate Low
    Reading 0 - 30 22 - 30 15 - 21 0 - 14
    Listening 0 - 30 22 - 30 15 - 21 0 - 14

    Section Range Good Fair Limited
    Speaking 0 - 30 26 - 30 18 - 25 10 - 17
    Writing 0 - 30 24 - 30 17 - 23 1 - 16

    Key Perceptions


  • TOEFL IBT (Internet Based Test). The test is of four and a half hours duration and consists of reading, listening, speaking and writing tasks. All the four skills are tested on the same day, an integrated skill assessment happens in TOEFL. ISDP – Integrated Skill Development Programme, one of its kind course, is developed by language experts at MSKOOLS.
  • This program looks into all the four skills in both perspectives: individual and integrated ways. The activities involved are designed for paper based, internet based and scenario based tests.
  • During the test, students will be expected to demonstrate their ability to combine all four skills: reading, listening, speaking and writing tasks.
    For instance, students may be asked to:
  • Read, listen and then write in response to a question
  • Read, listen and then speak in response to a question
  • Listen and then speak in response to a question
  • FEE


    The cost to take the TOEFL is US$170

    In addition to the cost of taking the TOEFL other charges may apply in certain circumstances:

  • late registration an additional charge of US$35 will apply
  • rescheduling a charge of US$60 will apply
  • reinstate a cancelled score costs US$20


  • NOTE: MAY VARY WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE

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    10 REAL TIME PAPER BASED FULL LENGTH TESTS
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    PRE- REQUISITES FOR TOEFL


    Able to understand native speaker conversation

    Intermediate level reading skills: regular reading would do

    Comprehension of various texts across fields

    To be in a position to make a formal conversation

    Essay writing basics