The TOEFL ITP exam examines the ability of the student to communicate effectively in the English-speaking academic environment.
The listening part focuses on the understanding of short and medium length dialogues from a university environment and medium length lectures.
The second part, “structure“, tests the student’s knowledge of grammar structures.
The reading part contains five short texts accompanied by questions focused on the overall understanding of the particular text and the vocabulary therein.
|Part of test||Time||Number of questions||Points available|
|Listening||35 minutes||50 questions||31 to 68 points|
|Structure||25 minutes||40 questions||31 to 68 points|
|Reading||55 minutes||50 questions||31 to 67 points|
|Total||115 minutes||140 questions
||310 to 677 points
The points achieved can be converted to CEFR levels (A1 - C1) here.
Sample tests may be found here:
- Section 1, TOEFL ITP, Listening Comprehension (must use Flash to view)
- Section 2, TOEFL ITP, Structure and Written Expression
- Section 3, TOEFL ITP, Reading Comprehension
To download: TOEFL ITP Test Taker Handbook (pdf, 1 MB)