Are you planning to attend your university or graduate school abroad? If yes, qualifying in the TOEFL exam is your first milestone. The TOEFL test is an English proficiency test for students who aspire to study abroad and gain global exposure. TOEFL is undoubtedly one of the most widely attended exams around the globe.
Today, more than 10000 colleges, universities, and institutions globally recognize TOEFL as English language proficiency. It is the most popular language proficiency test. TOEFL is accepted in 130 countries around the world.
TOEFL stands for Test of English as a Foreign Language. The TOEFL exam is conducted to measure the English language ability of candidates who are non-native speakers. It is the most popular and significant entrance language test in the world after IELTS. TOEFL is administered by the international body known as Educational Testing Service, a private non-profit organisation.
There are three types of TOEFL tests- paper-based, computer-based, and online version-based. Currently, TOEFL exams are widely in the online format. There are generally four areas in the TOEFL test. They are:
Below is a table in which you can find the four types of sections in the TOEFL test, time allotted and the number of questions in the exam.
|Sections in the TOEFL test
|60 to 80 minutes
|60 to 90 minutes
The real test will take approximately 4 hours to complete. The TOEFL test is extended, but you can clear it quickly once you practice well to attend the exam. Most of the colleges admit candidates with scores ranging from 71 to 110 out of 120. However, there is no passing score for the TOEFL test, and the only matter is the score you gain.
Before you attend the exam, you must be clear about the format of the exam. Here are the top Preparation Tips for your TOEFL Exam that you must follow before attending the exam:
The TOEFL exam is one of the most popular English proficiency exams. With efficient training classes and practice, you can make learning easier. Once you wish to attend the exam, do not wait to start preparing. Track your progress and spend more time on sections that you are weak in. Then, start your TOEFL journey to study in your dream college!
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