The TOEFL iBT® test, administered via the Internet, is an important part of your journey to study in an English-speaking country. In addition to the test, the ETS TOEFL Program provides tools and guides to help you prepare for the test and improve your English-language skills.
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.
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.
More than 9,000 colleges, agencies and other institutions in over 130 countries accept TOEFL scores.
The TOEFL test has more test dates (more than 50 per year) and locations than any other English-language test in the world. You can retake the test as many times as you wish, but you cannot take it more than once in a 12-day period. If you already have a test appointment, you cannot register for another test date that is within 12 days of your existing appointment.
The official registration point for Bangladesh is BDBL Bhaban, Dhaka and the registration fee as of 2015 is BDT 16,000.
What is the TOEFL® test?
The TOEFL® test measures the ability of non-native English speakers to use and understand the English language as it is heard, spoken, read and written in the university classroom.
Where are TOEFL test scores accepted?
More than 9,000 colleges, universities and agencies in 130 countries accept TOEFL scores. To learn more about how the TOEFL test can be your passport to study anywhere English is spoken
How often is the test given?
The TOEFL iBT test is given on fixed dates, more than 50 times a year.
How do I find testing locations and dates?
Choose an available test date in BDBL Bhaban, Dhaka which is the official registration point for Bangladesh.
Can I take the test in one day?
Yes, the test is given in one day. The test takes about 4 hours, but with check-in you should plan to be at the test center for at least 4½ hours.
Can I retake the test?
Yes, you can retake the test as many times as you wish, but you cannot take it more than once in a 12-day period. If you already have a test appointment, you cannot register for another test date that is within 12 days of your existing appointment. There is no passing or failing test score — score requirements are set by each higher education institution or agency
Why should I choose the TOEFL test over another test?