About the TOEFL iBT® Test
The TOEFL iBT® test, administered via the Internet, is an important part of your journey to study in English-speaking universities around the world. 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.
What Is the TOEFL iBT Test?
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.
Who Takes the TOEFL Test?
More than 27 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.
- Students planning to study in English at a higher education institution
- Scholarship and certification candidates
- Students and workers applying for visas
- English-language learners who want to track their progress
Where Can I Get Local, In-language Support?
You can contact TOEFLiBTinfo@iie.org (TOEFL iBT Resource Center in Mexico) for general in-language information about the TOEFL test and test preparation through available preparation resources. Note: Resource Centers cannot help with issues related to score reporting or registering candidates for an exam.
Who Accepts TOEFL Test Scores?
More than 9,000 colleges, agencies and other institutions in over 130 countries accept TOEFL scores. For more information, including using your scores to satisfy visa requirements in Australia and the United Kingdom, and how to find institutions that accept TOEFL scores, see who accepts TOEFL scores.
Where and When Can I Take the TOEFL iBT Test?
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.
See what happens at one of our TOEFL iBT test centers on test day (Flash)
What Resources Can Help Me Prepare for the TOEFL iBT Test?
ETS offers a variety of paid and free preparation materials to help you get ready for the TOEFL test. Watch our video, TOEFL® Resources: An Overview for Students (Flash) to learn about the tools from ETS that can help you prepare for the test. In order to access these resources and frequently asked questions about the exam, go to the TOEFL iBT Resource Center.
What Does the TOEFL iBT Test Cost?
The cost of the test can range from US$160 to US$250 and varies between countries. For Mexico, it is USD$170, approximately 2,100 Mexican pesos. For information on registration, fees, test dates and other locations, select your test location.
If you have questions about the exam, how to register and find testing centers or need more information on how to best use the resources available to prepare for the exam, contact the TOEFL iBT Resource Center:
Visit the official ETS website
ETS Visa and Study Abroad Resources
TOEFL iBT webinars
Exam centers in Mexico
|Horas de atención
Martes y Jueves 14:00 - 17:00 horas
Berlín 18, 5° Piso. Colonia Juarez
Delegación Cuauhtémoc, 06600
Cerca de Metro Cuauhtémoc
y Metrobús Hamburgo
|Tel: 55 5592 5060