TOEFL Exam Dates 2022: Check City/Month-wise TOEFL iBT Test Dates in India

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Rahul Singha

Rahul SinghaStudy Abroad Expert

Updated on Feb 9, 2022 03:32 IST

TOEFL Exam Dates 2022: Like all other international standardized tests, candidates have the liberty of appearing for the TOEFL exam round the year. The TOEFL exam is offered year-round at various test centres. Due to the current Covid crisis, the TOEFL dates could be scarce at the TOEFL test centres, as safety has always been the priority for ETS. Candidates wanting to register for the test, are required to visit the official website to create a TOEFL test taker profile and go ahead with the TOEFL registration process. Candidates can check out the available TOEFL dates, below. 

In response to the ongoing pandemic COVID-19, ETS - the conducting body of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) has decided to launch the TOEFL at home version for the TOEFL test for locations where the TOEFL iBT test is available. There are no fixed TOEFL dates for the TOEFL at Home test. Candidates can select a TOEFL test date that is convenient to them and book the TOEFL at Home exam. Candidates would be required to have the necessary system requirements and a conducive environment to appear for the TOEFL test 2022.

Latest Updates TOEFL Exam Dates

In this section, we will be covering the latest updates around the TOEFL dates. Or any information that is important for TOEFL test takers. 

ETS resumes TOEFL paper-delivered test from December 11, 2021, onwards

ETS in their efforts to make the TOEFL exam more accessible to candidates looking to appear for the TOEFL test has resumed the TOEFL paper-delivered test, December 11 onwards. The TOEFL paper-delivered test will be offered twice a month and candidates can apply up to two days before test day. The price of the TOEFL paper-delivered test is at par with the other formats of the TOEFL exam and is priced at US$190.

The TOEFL iBT paper-delivered test is going to test the candidate's same 4-skills but will be delivered on paper and given in 2 testing sessions. The TOEFL Reading, Listening, and Writing sections would be taken on paper at a test centre. The TOEFL Speaking section will have to be taken at home on the computer monitored online by a human proctor, within 3 days after the paper sections.

TOEFL exam gets costlier as TOEFL Exam Fee increases to US$190 from US$185

Candidates who are looking to appear for their TOEFL iBT test are required to know that the TOEFL exam fee has been revised from the earlier TOEFL Exam Fee of US$185 to US$190. Candidates looking to book their ETS TOEFL exam would be required to pay a TOEFL Exam Fee of US$190.

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ETS Launches TOEFL Essentials Test for test-takers, to be available from August 21, 2021

ETS (Educational Testing Service) - the conducting body of the TOEFL iBT test has launched the TOEFL Essentials test for test-takers from August 21, 2021. Due to the ongoing pandemic and for a lack of better tests niche English test providers, ETS has launched the TOEFL Essentials test which is a higher-quality testing option in the face of the pandemic. Candidates looking to appear for the TOEFL Essentials test can know more about this format of the TOEFL exam, on our website. 

Coronavirus Covid-19 TOEFL Exam Alert: TOEFL iBT Special Home Edition Test during COVID -19, Launched

TOEFL at Home: In response to the current pandemic COVID-19, ETS the conducting body of the TOEFL test has decided to launch the TOEFL iBT® Special Home Edition test for locations where TOEFL iBT is available for the convenience of students wanting to study abroad. The same is yet to launch in mainland China and Iran. The TOEFL iBT Special Home Edition Test was started in response to TOEFL Test Centres being temporarily shut due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. However, candidates need to make sure that they meet the equipment requirements set by ETS for registration.  Know more about the TOEFL at Home as you read along. 

TOEFL Exam 2022: When should you take the TOEFL test?

A lot of times, candidates are confused about the right time to appear for the TOEFL exam. One of the benefits of the TOEFL test is that there are no fixed TOEFL test dates. Test takers are advised to register for their TOEFL test when they have prepared for the TOEFL exam. Experts suggest that the right time to appear for your first TOEFL attempt could be 45 days prior to your university admission deadline. This way, candidates would have enough time to appear for a second TOEFL test, if the first TOEFL results were not satisfactory.

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TOEFL 2022 Dates in India

Candidates would be glad to know that the TOEFL exam happens every month in all major cities across the country. Candidates are advised to book their TOEFL exam slot well in advance to reserve their desired choice of the test centre and available TOEFL test dates. The TOEFL at Home test times are available around the clock, seven days a week, and appointments may be available as early as 24 hours after you register.

TOEFL iBT Test Dates 2022

TOEFL Exam Dates 2022: Here is a list of the available TOEFL dates 2022. Candidates can check the dates available at their respective test centres and go ahead with the TOEFL registration process. Candidates who have the required system requirements and suitable environment to appear for the TOEFL test can register for the TOEFL at Home version of the test. Candidates wanting to study abroad and who are required to appear for their TOEFL Exams can take a look at all the available TOEFL dates on the official TOEFL website or below. The TOEFL internet-based test (TOEFL iBT) is held multiple times in a month.

You will also get an option to choose the timings of the TOEFL exam. You can choose a morning, afternoon, or evening slot. When you register for the TOEFL test, you will have to provide authentic identification information. This information should match the identification document you will be carrying on your exam day (which is a passport in the case of Indian applicants). Make sure you spell your name exactly as it appears on your passport.

TOEFL Exam Dates Hyderabad 2022

January 2022

5, 8, 14, 15, 19, 22, 29.

February 2022

9, 12, 19.

March 2022

2, 5, 6, 12, 16, 25, 26.

TOEFL Exam Dates Chennai 2022

January 2022

5, 8, 15, 19, 22, 29.

February 2022

9, 12, 19.

March 2022

2, 5, 6, 12, 16, 25, 26.

 TOEFL Exam Dates Delhi 2022

January 2022

5, 8, 14, 15, 19, 22, 29.

February 2022

9, 12, 19.

March 2022

2, 5, 6, 12, 16, 25, 26.

TOEFL Exam Dates Mumbai 2022

January 2022

5, 8, 14, 15, 19, 22, 29.

February 2022

9, 12, 19.

March 2022

2, 5, 6, 12, 16, 25, 26.

TOEFL Exam Dates Kolkata 2022

January 2022

5, 8, 14, 15, 19, 22, 29.

February 2022

9, 12, 19.

March 2022

2, 5, 6, 12, 16, 25, 26.

 TOEFL Exam Dates Bengaluru 2022

January 2022

5, 8, 14, 15, 19, 22, 29.

February 2022

9, 12, 19.

March 2022

2, 5, 6, 12, 16, 25, 26.

TOEFL Exam Dates Pune 2022

January 2022

5, 8, 14, 15, 19, 22, 29.

February 2022

9, 12, 19.

March 2022

2, 5, 6, 12, 16, 25, 26.

 TOEFL Exam Dates Lucknow 2022

January 2022

5, 15, 19.

February 2022

9, 12, 19.

March 2022

 05.

TOEFL Exam Dates Bhubaneshwar 2022

January 2022

 05.

February 2022

 12.

March 2022

 02.

TOEFL Exam Dates Noida 2022

January 2022

5, 8, 14, 15, 19, 22, 29.

February 2022

9, 12, 19.

March 2022

2, 5, 6, 12, 16, 25, 26.

TOEFL Exam Dates Vishakhapatnam 2022

January 2022

5, 8, 14, 15, 19, 22, 29.

February 2022

9, 12, 19.

March 2022

2, 5, 6, 12, 16, 25, 26.

TOEFL Exam Dates Ahmedabad 2022

January 2022

5, 8, 14, 15, 19, 22, 29.

February 2022

9, 12, 19.

March 2022

2, 5, 6, 12, 16, 25, 26.

TOEFL Exam Dates Indore 2022

January 2022

5, 15.

February 2022

12, 19.

March 2022

12, 25.

 TOEFL Exam Dates Ludhiana 2022

January 2022

5, 8, 15, 22, 29.

February 2022

9, 12, 19.

March 2022

2, 5, 6, 12, 26.

Note:  Candidates should note that dates may vary depending on the availability of seats at their selected TOEFL Test Centre. Hence, candidates should use the table above as a reference only. Candidates are requested to visit the official website to know more about the TOEFL dates: https://www.ets.org/toefl 

TOEFL Exam Fee 2022

TOEFL Exam Fee India 2022: The registration fee for the TOEFL exam varies from country to country. The TOEFL exam fee in India is US$190 or Rs. 14,242.11 ($1=74.96). Apart from this, candidates also need to pay extra for other services like late registration, rescheduling the exam, or score review. The costs of different services are mentioned below. 

TOEFL Cancellation/Rescheduling Fee

Candidates who have booked a test date and would want to cancel or reschedule the same would be required to do so four full days in advance before the actual test date. Rescheduling of tests by mail or email or at the test centre is NOT acceptable. Candidates would have to either call their Regional Registration Centre (India – 91-124-4147700) and furnish them with their full name and appointment number to reschedule. Candidates can also log into their ETS account online and reschedule any upcoming tests. The fee for rescheduling the test is US$60. 

TOEFL Special Handling Requests

A lot of times, candidates may need to avail themselves of special services provided by the ETS. Candidates can check out the charges of special handling requests mentioned in the table below.

Special Requests

Charges

TOEFL Registration Fee

$190

TOEFL Late Registration Fee

$40

TOEFL Rescheduling Fees

$60

Reinstatement of cancelled TOEFL scores

$20

Additional TOEFL score reports (per institution or agency)

$20 each

Speaking or Writing Section score review

$80

Speaking and Writing Section score review

$160

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Accommodations Provided by ETS TOEFL

Once approved by ETS, the needful candidates may avail of the following kinds of testing accommodations services as per their documented requirements:

TOEFL test accommodations

TOEFL Registration 2022

TOEFL registrations 2022 can be done via phone, online, mail, or in person at the TOEFL 2022 test registration centre. One can register for the TOEFL exam throughout the year. There are various test centres available for the TOEFL applicant. Before filling the application, one should choose the venue of the exam. Kindly Note: Candidates can register online up to two days before the test, though a late fee applies to registrations made seven days before the test. Check Steps to Register online, here.

Register for TOEFL at Home

The TOEFL Test at home is available around the clock, seven days a week, with appointments available as early as 24 hours after you register. To be able to take the test at home, candidates are simply required to meet the equipment and environment requirements prescribed by ETS – the conducting body of the TOEFL exam.

TOEFL Scores 2022

Once you are done with your test, you need not wait much for the TOEFL results. Test takers can view their unofficial Reading and Listening scores at the end of the test. When your official scores are declared online, you will receive an email intimation about it. Log in to your TOEFL iBT account and click on the scores option.

The official TOEFL iBT score will be made available to you in approximately six days from the test date and test-takers who opt for the Special Home Edition of the TOEFL test would receive their results in 6-10 days from the day of the test. If the candidate has requested a paper copy of their score report before they took the test, it will be mailed within 11 days after the test date. Delivery times will be subject to local postal services.

TOEFL Preparation Tips 2022

There are two ways all exam-takers prepare for TOEFL i.e. self-study and attending coaching classes. Both these methods of studying have unique benefits and no one way is better than the other. If money is the prime consideration, then self-studies through TOEFL books and resources may be the better option. Similarly, if you need professional guidance to ensure you have an advantage in TOEFL exam preparation, then enrolling in a TOEFL coaching centre is the better option.

TOEFL Test monitors the candidates’ ability to understand the English language at the university level. The four sections on which the candidate’s ability is judged are reading, writing, listening, and speaking. While preparing for the test, first of all, candidates should understand the format of the test, result, and scores system of the test. ETS, the conducting body of the TOEFL exam also provides free and paid study material, which is easily available. Read: When to start preparing for IELTS or TOEFL? 

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TOEFL Dates FAQs

How many times is the TOEFL iBT test conducted in a year?

The internet-based TOEFL test (TOEFL iBT) is conducted multiple times in a year. Candidates can check the availability of the TOEFL dates with a test centre nearest to them and go ahead with the registration process.

What is the price of the TOEFL test in India?

 Students registering for the test from India are required to pay US$190 for the TOEFL test.

Is the TOEFL test available online?

The TOEFL test is available online multiple times a year. The TOEFL test is also available in the paper-based module. Candidates should note that the paper-based module is only available in countries with limited access to the Internet and is held four times a year. The home-based version of the TOEFL test is also an online mode of the exam.

What is the hardest part of the TOEFL test?

This is very subjective and students should note that one of the biggest advantages of the TOEFL test is that there is no set date for the test. Candidates can book the test whenever they feel prepared for the exam and are confident about their performance in the exam.

Is TOEFL harder than the IELTS?

Candidates should note that both the tests share a common objective - to test the candidate on their understanding of the English language. Hence, the core of both exams is identical to each other. They are different when it comes to the exam pattern and syllabus. Hence, when we talk about the tougher of the two exams, both are at par with each other. Meaning, anyone finding difficulty with TOEFL would face similar problems while  appearing for the IELTS exam and vice versa.

How easy is the TOEFL exam for the English speaker?

Candidates should note that the TOEFL test is designed to assess every aspect of the English language. Meaning, how it is spoken, read, understood, and written. Hence, an English speaker will have to be fluent in other aspects of the  TOEFL exam pattern to score in the exam.

Should students prepare for TOEFL on their own or seek professional guidance?

This is entirely upon the discretion of the candidate. While professional help would definitely give you an added advantage, studying on your own would give you confidence like no other. Candidates studying on their own are advised to check out our  preparation guide or visit the official website to learn about the at-home preparation strategy to score well in their next TOEFL exam. Candidates seeking professional help can check out the  top TOEFL Coaching Centers in India.

Is possible to prepare for TOEFL in a week?

The key to a good TOEFL score is ample preparation. Candidates who have prior knowledge of the TOEFL exam can appear for the test with a week of preparation. However, candidates who are relatively new are advised to prepare well before booking their TOEFL test slot.

Is there a good TOEFL score or is it a myth?

There are no good or bad scores when appearing for the TOEFL test. Candidates would be required to meet the TOEFL score decided by the universities. anything above would increase their chances of getting admission into the university and any score below the range could serve as a roadblock in the admission process. 

What documents are required for the TOEFL exam?

The only required document is your ID (valid passport for Indian citizens). ETS recommends that candidates bring their registration information, but it is not required for entry.

How can I prepare for TOEFL for free?

Candidates are advised to leave no stones unturned during the preparation process. While there is a lot of information available on the internet, however, candidates are advised to visit the official website and buy the study material available on the website for a full-proof preparation plan.

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Tej A

18/02/22

Hello sir, I took TOEFL home edition on Feb 7th still not received any mail , How long can I wait for my score card ?

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Rahul SinghaStudy Abroad Expert

28/02/22

Hello Tej. This looks like a technical error. Your TOEFL at Home test scores should be available to you in 6 - 10 working days. Kindly get in touch with TOEFL customer care or raise a ticket through your account. If you have not received your scores yet.

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Rahul SinghaStudy Abroad Expert

28/02/22

Hello Christiana. I hope your TOEFL exam has gone well. Wishing you all the best for your TOEFL scores.

hello respected sir , I am mia .can you please tell that how can we sit for TOEFL exams...will we have to register ourselves?

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Rahul SinghaStudy Abroad Expert

03/02/22

Hello Soujanya. Yes, you will have to register for the TOEFL test by yourself. Kindly follow our TOEFL guide for all the information regarding the TOEFL exam. Best of Luck.

Hello sir When i am taking the tofel exam during the exam the power has gone and my connection was lost their was work going they said power will not come upto 3 hours so i have to go to my relatives house and complete my exam is it okay like that or it may cancel my score ?

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Rahul SinghaStudy Abroad Expert

31/01/22

Hello Harsha. You should be ideally eligible for a free rescheduling of your TOEFL at-home test. Do get in touch with ETS - the process to retake the TOEFL exam.

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Rahul SinghaStudy Abroad Expert

31/01/22

Hello Harsha. You should ideally qualify for a free reschedule option. Do check our interaction with Srikant Gopal, Executive Director - TOEFL Program at ETS on the same here: https://studyabroad.shiksha.com/the-future-of-ielts-pte-gre-toefl-exams-in-the-face-of-covid-19-articlepage-2601

Hello sir, I have written my toefl exam on jan 5 2022 and scores are available to see on jan 12 2022 but there is no report to download please help me with this?

Reply to Vijaya Durga Koganti

Hello Sir, my Toefl examination is in two days time,what advice do you have for me , you can add me up on whatsapp okay, my name is Christiana Onuja, +2348142480018.
Thanks.

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Rahul SinghaStudy Abroad Expert

31/01/22

Hello Vijaya. This should not happen Kindly get in touch with support at ETS.

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