TOEFL is an exam required by most US and Canadian university to prove proficiency (especially international students coming from countries where English is not native language). It measures your listening, reading, speaking and writing skills to perform academic tasks in English. Many universities in Europe and other countries also accept TOEFL (IELTS is popular outside USA).
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. It is a standardized test of English language proficiency for non-native English language speakers wishing to enroll in U.S. universities. More than 9,000 colleges, agencies and other institutions in over 130 countries accept TOEFL scores.
More than 30 million people from all over the world have taken the TOEFL test to demonstrate their English-language proficiency. The average English skill level ranges between intermediate and advanced. Most universities require TOEFL score ranging from 80-100. Who should take TOEFL?
- 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