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
  • 10 Jun 2017 - 24 Jun 2017
  • 8 Jul 2017 - 29 Jul 2017
  • 5 Aug 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
  • 9 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
  • 7 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
  • 4 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
  • 2 Dec 2017 - 23 Dec 2017
Month Date
July 08-July
August 05-August
September 09-September
October 14-October
November 04-November
December 09-December


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