TOEFL iBT® (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is a test to measure someone's ability to use and understand English as a medium of communication in higher education.
In Indonesia, TOEFL iBT (internet Based Test) has replaced TOEFL PBT (Paper Based Test) dan TOEFL CBT (Computer Based Test) since 2005. The change of format also causes the change of score range to 0 – 120.
Q: When is TOEFL iBT held?
A: It is held every month. It is usually held 3 – 4 times a month on weeked (Saturday or Sunday). The test date will be different each month, to get more detailed information you can visit www.ets.org.
Q: How long is the duration for TOEFL iBT tets?
A: TOEFL iBT will run for 4 hours (from 08.00 am – 12.00 pm)
Q: How is the fee for taking TOEFL iBT?
A: The fee to take TOEFL iBT is USD 190 paid using credit card.
Q: What if test takers do not have credit card, how do they pay for TOEFL iBT?
A: If you do not have credit card, ITC can facilitate by roviding Vocuher TOEFL iBT that can be purchased by transferring Rupiah. The amount of Rupiah paid will be adjusted with rate of dollars at the time you do the payment.
Q: Should test takers join preparation class before taking the TOEFL iBT?
A: To take TOEFL iBT you are not required to join the preparation class. You can always take the test, once you feel you are ready to do the test.
Q: What score that is usually required to study in university abroad?
A: Minimum score required might be different in each university, but mostly the score required is at least 80.
Q: Is PBT TOEFL still available in Indonesia?
A: TOEFL PBT is not available in Indonesia. The official TOEFL that is available in Indonesia is iBT TOEFL.
Q: University that I intend to requires minimum TOEFL score 500, which TOEFL is asked by the university?
A: TOEFL with range score 310 – 667 is the score for PBT TOEFL which is not available in Indonesia. If your university requires 500, it can be converted using TOEFL iBT score that is acceptable and acknowledge worldwide.
Q: Where are the test locations of TOEFL iBT in Indonesia?
A: To see the test location in Indonesia, you can visit www.ets.org by creating TOEFL iBT account.
Q: How long will test takers receive the score report?
A: There are 3 kinds of report, Online Score that will be received 10 days after test, PDF Score Report that will be received 14 days after test, and Hardcopy Score Report that will be sent to US universities 7 days after test and 4 – 6 weeks if it is sent to other countries.
Q: If test takers do not get the score report, who should they contact?