The TOEFL® Program Offers Free English-Language Learning Events in Delhi

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Princeton, N.J. (October 1, 2012) —

In an effort to make English-language learning fun, ETS will host the TOEFL® Test Ultimate English Quiz-A-Thon campus events in Delhi throughout October.

The student-focused events are free-of-charge and will offer English-related quizzes, prizes and giveaways, food and music, study tips and an opportunity to speak with TOEFL representatives. The forums also offer students an opportunity to meet and to learn from other students currently pursuing their educational goals.

"Mastering the English language can be a productive and enjoyable experience," comments Pamela Treves, Director of the TOEFL Brand. "The upcoming events combine learning English with an element of fun. The TOEFL Program continues to introduce new ways to assist Indian test takers in meeting their academic potential."

The TOEFL Test Ultimate English Quiz-A-Thon campus events will take place on the following dates/locations:

  • October 8 & 9 – Modern School (Barakhamba Road, Center Delhi) from 9 am to 1 pm
  • October 9 & 10 – Jesus and Mary College (Chanakya Puri, South Campus) from 11 am to 5 pm
  • October 16 & 17 – Kirori Mal College (University of Delhi, North Campus New Delhi) from 11 am to 5 pm
  • October 17 & 18 – Khalsa College (Amritsar, North Delhi) from 11 am to 5 pm
  • October 18 & 19 – GD Goenka School (Sohna Road, Gurgaon) from 9 am to 1 pm

Students can learn more and register for the upcoming events on Facebook at www.facebook.com/toeflgoanywhereindia.

About the TOEFL Test

For nearly 50 years, the TOEFL test has been the most widely accepted English-language assessment in the world. The assessment measures an individual’s ability to use and understand English and evaluates how well an individual is able to integrate listening, reading, speaking and writing skills. Students can take the TOEFL test in half a day, eliminating the need for a second day of testing and additional travel and lodging expenses.

The TOEFL test is recognized by more than 8,500 institutions in more than 130 countries including Australia, the United Kingdom, Canada and the United States. Globally, the TOEFL test is available at more than 4,500 testing sites in more than 165 countries. To date, more than 27 million students around the world have taken the TOEFL test.

About ETS

At ETS, we advance quality and equity in education for people worldwide by creating assessments based on rigorous research. ETS serves individuals, educational institutions and government agencies by providing customized solutions for teacher certification, English language learning, and elementary, secondary and post-secondary education, as well as conducting education research, analysis and policy studies. Founded as a nonprofit in 1947, ETS develops, administers and scores more than 50 million tests annually — including the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests, the GRE® tests and The Praxis Series™ assessments — in more than 180 countries, at over 9,000 locations worldwide. www.ets.org