TOEFL® Test Preparations

TOEFL® is a widely recognised test of English proficiency. It is accepted by all US colleges and universities as well as institutions in Australia, UK, and Canada.

ELS is one of the largest TOEFL® test providers in Malaysia.

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is a standardised test which is required by most US and Canadian universities to measure the English language proficiency of non-native speakers. It is one of the two major English-language tests, the other being the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Key Information

4Day WorkshoporWeek Programme
6intakes a year

Programme Structure

The TOEFL Test Preparation Programme at ELS has a focused approach for students to achieve the best results in the test. The programme covers the following skills and strategies:

  • Test format analysis
  • Listening practice
  • Speaking practice
  • Reading practice
  • Structure and written practices
  • Exam-conditioned practices using sample test papers

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, students should be able to:


  • Understand the composition and expectation of the TOEFL iBT® listening, reading, writing and speaking sections of the test
  • Develop TOEFL iBT®-specific listening strategies
  • Respond orally to speaking tasks required in TOEFL iBT®
  • Improve the general reading skill as well as the TOEFL iBT® reading strategies
  • Identify question types that accompany reading passages in the test
  • Plan and write good essays in the style that TOEFL iBT® demands
  • Improve the previous score of the TOEFL iBT® test
There is no pre-requisite to enroll in the TOEFL Test Preparation Programme at ELS. However, as the programme is best suited for students with an intermediate or higher level of English proficiency, we recommend that students should:

  • Complete at least the ELS Certified Intensive English Programme (CIEP) Level 106 (or equivalent) to perform well in the IELTS test.OR
  • Sit for the ELS Placement Test to determine the proficiency level before undertaking the programme
No TOEFL 16 hours
1 6th – 27th Jan
2 3rd – 24th Feb
3 10th – 31st Mar
4 7th – 28th Apr
5 5th – 26th May
7 7th – 28th July
8 4th – 25th Aug
9 1st – 22nd Sept
10 6th – 27th Oct
11 3rd – 24th Nov
12 1st – 22nd Dec
Month Date
January 06-January
February 10-February
March 10-March
April 21-April
May 19-May
June 23-June
July 07-July
August 04-August
September 08-September
October 13-October
November 10-November
December 15-December


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