The revised TOEFL® Paper-delivered Test Content and Structure

The revised TOEFL® Paper-delivered Test is administered in a paper-and-pencil format and takes about 3 hours to complete.

As you can see in the table below, the test has 3 sections, all of which are mandatory. To earn a score, you must answer at least 1 question in each section and write at least 1 essay.

SectionDescriptionTime LimitNo. of Questions
Listening Measures the ability to understand spoken English as it is used in university classrooms 60 minutes 34
Reading Measures the ability to understand non-technical reading material written in English 60 minutes 42
Writing Measures the ability to write in English in an academic setting 50 minutes 2 tasks

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