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The TOEFL® Test Keeps You Moving Forward

As the world reopens from the pandemic, TOEFL iBT® test centers are opening too. Find a location near you to test safely in person, or test at home with the TOEFL iBT Home Edition.

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About the Test

The TOEFL iBT test measures academic English skills the way they’re actually used in the classroom, so universities know you're ready to succeed. The test has 4 sections — Reading, Listening, Speaking, and Writing — and you'll perform tasks that combine these 4 skills.

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Why Choose the TOEFL Test?

Accepted and preferred by institutions worldwide, so you will stand out to admissions officers. Test your way, at a test center or at home. A better test experience, with enhancements like MyBest scores and a shorter test.

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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.

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Select Your Destination:

  • Australia and New Zealand
  • Canada
  • 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.1

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Canada

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.

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U.K. and Europe

The TOEFL test is accepted by 100% of U.K. universities, including 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.

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United States

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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Scores

With the TOEFL test, you'll get fair, unbiased scores that provide an accurate representation of your abilities.

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Resources

Get the tools you’ll need for your TOEFL journey. Bulletins, forms, tips for improving your skills and more.

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Disability Accommodations

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.

Learn more about TOEFL paper-delivered testing