Foreign languages


Test of English as a Foreign Language


What is the TOEFL test?

The TOEFL® Test sets global standards for English-language assessment in academic environments and is a member of the TOEFL® product line. The TOEFL ITP® offers colleges, universities, English-language learning programs and other organizations the opportunity to administer a convenient, affordable and reliable assessment of English-language skills. The TOEFL ITP® test assesses students‘ proficiency levels in the skill areas of reading and listening comprehension as well as structure and written expression.

TOEFL is about...

  • Evaluation and certification of current English level
  • Placement, progress monitoring and exit test for English-language programs
  • Admission to (under)graduate degree programs and short-term exchange programs (such as Erasmus +)

FH JOANNEUM is an official Test Center of TOEFL ITP® Test since May 2023.

What is the test format of TOEFL?

  • Non-incremental placement test with CEFR° mapping (no pass-or-fail exam) from A2 to C1
  • online test
  • Administration by a certified test administrator
  • Test duration 115 min.
  • Structure: Listening comprehension: 50 multiple-choice questions in 35 minutes | Structure and written expression: 40 multiple-choice questions in 25 minutes | Reading comprehension: 50 multiple choice questions in 55 min.

°= Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

How does the test result look like?

  • Score report with scaled score (310-677)
  • Correlation table with CEFR° mapping and Can-Do-Statements
  • Results are visible for candidates directly after completion of the online test, for their informational use only

°= Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

How can I register for the TOEFL test at FH JOANNEUM?


Due to organisational changes on the part of the examination provider, we are unfortunately unable to offer any examination dates until further notice.

How much does the TOEFL test at FH JOANNEUM cost?

The exam fee for the TOEFL ITP® test is currently €150.