The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is a standardized English proficiency test for non-native English speakers. Conducted by the Educational Testing Service (ETS), TOEFL is widely accepted by English speaking academic and professional institutions. TOEFL tests a candidate on four basic language skills: Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing.

Exam Pattern

SectionsParts and Number of QuestionsDuration
Reading42 - 56 Questions
Tasks: 3 or 4 Passages
60 - 80 Minutes
Listening34 - 51 Questions
2 Types of Formats:
Short (45 - 55 Minutes) 6 Talks
Long (70 - 80 Minutes) 9 Talks
60 - 90 Minutes
SpeakingTotal 6 Tasks:
2 Types of Tasks:
Expressing an opinion on a familiar topic.
Speaking based on reading and listening.
20 Minutes
WritingTotal 2 Tasks
2 Types of Tasks:
Task1: 20 Minutes
Task2: 30 Minutes
50 Minutes

About TOEFL Exam

  • The overall test time for TOEFL is 3 hours 45 minutes (approximately).
  • The Listening and Reading sections comprise of objective questions, while the Speaking section has 6 tasks and the Writing section has 2 tasks.
  • Overall the score for each section is scaled on a range from 0 to 30. The total TOEFL score is 120.
  • Either one of the Reading or Listening sections have an additional dummy section on the exam.


TOEFL examination can be taken by any candidate to pursue an educational degree or to pursue a professional opportunity in an English speaking country.

Important Facts

  • TOEFL is an online exam in India.
  • The TOEFL exam can be scheduled round the year.
  • The score of TOEFL is valid for 2 years.
  • TOEFL score is accepted in more than 10,000 academic institutions across the world.

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