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TOEFL/IELTS Training

  • What is TOEFL?

    TOEFL is a Standardized test that evaluates the English Proficiency of people whose native language is not English. Nearly 2400 education institutes in the United States and Canada require TOEFL® scores from each applicant. The test is also used by institutions in other countries where English is the language of Instruction. The TOEFL tests the ability to understand North American English.

    The TOEFL® Internet-based Test (TOEFL® iBT) tests all four language skills that are important for effective communication: speaking, listening, reading, and writing. The structure of the TOEFL® iBT is as follows:

  • Who oversees the TOEFL test?

    The TOEFL test is administered by the US-based “Educational Testing Service” (ETS). ETS sets the questions, conducts the test, and sends each examinee the score report. For the conduct of the test, ETS has appointed Testing Agencies in various countries, which act as franchisee for ETS. In India, this agency is the “Prometric Testing Services Pvt Ltd” which administers the test at 9 centres in the country: Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Calcutta, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, New Delhi, and Trivandrum.

  • Skill Maestro Advantage

    We offer a 4-week course which includes 4 one on one sessions (2 each for speaking and writing) and 2 proctored mock tests which the student takes at his convenience. The classroom sessions provide in depth insights into the 4 sections and the one on one sessions provide personalized inputs for the Speaking and Writing sections. The tests comprehensively prepare the students for the final test. In short, it is a thorough and practical course for your success in the TOEFL® iBT.

Skill Maestro TOEFL Training Salient Features

Get trained from TOEFL experts

  • Comprehensive study material that guarantees high score in GMAT.
  • 30 hours of intensive classroom training for GMAT.
  • 2 full length proctored GRE tests and 8 additional sectional tests.
  • 4 one-on-one individual sessions to provide personalized inputs to your preparation.
  • Free admissions counselling seminar(an orientation lecture) for students and parents explaining the application procedure for American universities, financial requirements and visa formalities.

TOEFL FAQs

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What is the registration fee for TOEFL?

The registration fee for taking TOEFL is US $165.

What is the registration process for the TOEFL?

You can register online or by phone or by mail. The detailed information about registering for the TOEFL can be found at www.toefl.org

How often in a year is TOEFL exam held?

TOEFL® is offered on specific days of the year. One can access the whole schedule which can vary depending on the country by following the given link

http://www.ets.org/bin/getprogram.cgi?test=toefl

How many times can I take TOEFL?

TOEFL can be taken unlimited number of times.(It is advised though not to appear for TOEFL too many times as it may affect the applicant’s candidature).

What is the validity of the TOEFL exam?

Your TOEFL score will be valid for 2 years after from the date the test was taken

How can I send my score to the college?

The universities only accept official scores sent directly by ETS. Scores to four colleges can be sent free of cost from the time of TOEFL registration to 24 hours before the test date. Subsequently, for each score report sent to a college, you would have to pay $18.

If I take TOEFL multiple times, which score would be accepted?

Almost all the universities take the best score.

Is TOEFL mandatory for applying to programs oversees?

TOEFL is mandatory for Undergraduate, MS, PhD and most MBA courses across the world. However, a few universities in the USA and all universities in the UK and Australia accept IELTS scores. The Top 15 colleges in the US might waive the TOEFL® requirement provided you are able to produce a proof that your Undergraduate degree had English as its mode of instruction.

What is the minimum TOEFL score that I need?

For admission, one has to score over 80 for MS and undergrad programs, over 100 for PhD and MBA courses. Usually a score of 100 is required for students who are looking for Financial aid/scholarships.