What is TOEFL IBt?

28/03/2015 19:49

1. What's TOEFL iBT?

The TOEFL iBT™ test measures your ability to use and understand English at the university level. And it evaluates how well you combine your listening, reading, speaking and writing skills to perform academic tasks.

There are two formats for the TOEFL test. The format you take depends on the location of your test center. Most test takers take the Internet-based Test (iBT). Test centers that do not have Internet access offer the Paper-based Test (PBT).

2. Who Takes the TOEFL iBT Test?

* Students planning to study at a higher education institution
* English language learning program admissions and exit
* Scholarship and Certification Candidates
* English-language learners who want to track their progress
* Students and workers applying for visas

3. Who Accepts TOEFL Test Scores?

More than 7,300 colleges, agencies and other institutions in 130 countries accept TOEFL scores. Other organizations rely on TOEFL scores as well:

* Immigration departments use them to issue residential and work visas
* Medical and licensing agencies use them for professional certification purposes
* Individuals use them to measure their progress in learning English