Abishek Babu M

Updated on 17-04-2023


List of TOEFL Accepting Countries 2023

List of TOEFL Accepting Countries 2023

TOEFL is accepted in over 160 countries, including the US, UK, Canada, New Zealand, Ireland, and Australia. The TOEFL iBT is an English proficiency test that includes listening, reading, writing, and speaking sections. TOEFL is accepted by leading universities worldwide and can be taken at exam centers or at home.

The test is conducted over 3 hours, and candidates should allow an extra 30 minutes for check-in. TOEFL is conducted over 50 times a year. The test assesses and assigns scores based on the student's English language proficiency. Check information about universities in TOEFL accepting countries in this blog.

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Countries Accepting TOEFL Exam

Top Countries Accepting TOEFL Exam Scores -

  1. United States - 90% of universities accept TOEFL scores.
  2. United Kingdom - 100% of universities accept TOEFL scores.
  3. Australia - 100% of universities accept TOEFL scores.
  4. New Zealand - 100% of universities accept TOEFL scores.
  5. Canada - 100% of universities accept TOEFL scores.
  6. Ireland - 100% of universities accept TOEFL scores.

Top Universities in TOEFL Accepted Countries

countries accepting toefl exam

The score requirements of various universities in countries that accept TOEFL have been listed here.

United States

University Minimum Score Requirement
Stanford University 89
Yale University 100
Cornell University 100
New York University 100
Harvard University 104

United Kingdom

University Minimum Score Requirement
University of St Andrews 94
University of Wales-Swansea 79
The University of Edinburgh 92
University of Oxford 100
University of Cambridge 100

New Zealand

University Minimum Score Requirement
Lincoln University 79
IPU New Zealand 79
UC International College 46
International College of Auckland 46
University of Otago 80 (UG) and 90 (PG)


University Minimum Score Requirement
Trinity College Dublin 88
Dublin City University 92
University College Dublin 90
University College Cork 90
Maynooth University 93


University Minimum Score Requirement
University of Montreal 104
University of Toronto 100
University of Waterloo 90
University of Alberta 90
University of British Columbia 100


University Minimum Score Requirement
Sydney Film School 46
Victoria University 70
University of Western Australia 82
University of Melbourne 79
Monash University 79

If you are planning to write the TOEFL test, you can check for the detailed syllabus and registration fee.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Which countries accept TOEFL?

TOEFL is accepted by countries like the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and Ireland. It is also accepted by many other European countries.

2. Is TOEFL harder than IELTS?

It depends on the level of preparation by the students. The TOEFL test takes longer to complete. So many students prefer to take the IELTS test.

3. Is TOEFL accepted in Canada?

Yes, TOEFL is accepted in Canada. TOEFL score can be used as valid proof of English proficiency during university admissions.

4. Is TOEFL accepted in Europe?

Yes, the TOEFL score is a recognised proof of evidence in the UK for university admissions.

5. What are the types of TOEFL tests?

There are two types of TOEFL tests: Internet-based test (iBT) and Paper-based test (PBT).

6. How to find universities that accept TOEFL scores?

You can visit the official website of TOEFL (ETS) and sign up. Then you can surf or type university names and search to check if they accept TOEFL.


About Author Abishek Babu M

Abishek is a seasoned expert in the study abroad processes and IELTS, GRE, TOEFL, and SAT subjects. With over 2.5 years of experience in helping students achieve their foreign education goals, he has become a trusted individual in the industry. His extensive knowledge and authority in the IELTS test have earned him a reputation as a go-to resource for students seeking to excel in their exams. Abishek's exceptional track record has earned him the trust of countless students who rely on his resources to achieve their study abroad dreams.

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