The TOEFL iBT test has four sections: Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing.
The total test takes just under 2 hours to complete, but you should plan for 2.5 hours, allowing 30 minutes for check in.
Use the table below to view the breakdown of each TOEFL iBT test section.
|Reading||35 minutes||20 questions||Read passages and respond to questions.|
|Listening||36 minutes||28 questions||Answer questions about brief lectures or classroom discussions.|
|Speaking||16 minutes||4 tasks||Talk about a familiar topic and discuss material you read and heard.|
|Writing||29 minutes||2 tasks||
Read a passage, listen to a recording, type your response.
State and support an opinion in an online classroom discussion.
Take a closer look at each section of the test.