Accepted and Preferred
The TOEFL test measures academic English skills the way they’re actually used in the classroom, so universities know you're ready to succeed. That’s why it’s accepted by more than 11,000 universities and institutions in over 150 countries. And our recent enhancements give test takers a better TOEFL iBT® test experience.
Select Your Destination:
- Australia and New Zealand
- U.K. and Europe
- United States
Get Where You Want to Go
Where would you like to study? Learn more about how the TOEFL test can help you get to these popular study destinations.
Australia and New Zealand
The TOEFL test is accepted by 100% of universities and for all migration visas.2
The TOEFL test is preferred by more than 80% of Canadian graduate programs. And Canadian universities receive more TOEFL scores than all other English tests combined.
U.K. and Europe
The TOEFL test is accepted by 99% of U.K. universities, including 100% of the Russell Group®. It’s also accepted by all top European universities with programs in English, and it’s the most preferred test in France and Germany.
The TOEFL test is preferred by 9 out of 10 universities and accepted everywhere. U.S. universities receive more TOEFL scores than all other English tests combined.
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TOEFL iBT® Special Home Edition Test
Now you can take the TOEFL iBT test from the safety and convenience of your home! Keep your dreams on track with this flexible testing option, available for a limited time.
Prepare for Success
Explore official guides, practice tests, sample questions and more, all designed to help you get your best score and prepare for the academic English demands of a university classroom.
With the TOEFL test, you'll get fair, unbiased scores that provide an accurate representation of your abilities.
Get the tools you’ll need for your TOEFL journey. Bulletins, forms, tips for improving your skills and more.
ETS is committed to providing testing accommodations to test takers who meet ETS criteria.
TOEFL® Paper-delivered Testing
The revised TOEFL® Paper-delivered Test is offered 4 times a year in locations where internet testing isn't available. It’s closely aligned with the TOEFL iBT test, but doesn't include a Speaking section.