The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) measures the ability of non-native speakers of English to use and understand North American English as it is spoken, written and heard in college and university settings. Most people who take the TOEFL test are planning to study at colleges and universities where instruction is in English. In addition, many government agencies, scholarship programs, and licensing/certification agencies use TOEFL scores to evaluate English proficiency.
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is the world’s most popular high stakes English language test. It is the test that opens doors to a world of academic and professional opportunity in places around the world where English is a language in the workplace or the classroom. IELTS conforms to the highest international standards of language assessment. It tests the four language skills – listening, reading, writing and speaking. IELTS is a test of real-life ability to communicate in English for education, immigration and professional accreditation.
Laureate International College offers preparatory courses in TOEFL and IELTS examinations in small class size or one-on-one teaching.