How to check your TOEFL results?

Once your result is available, you will be intimated via email. You can then log in to your TOEFL account and click on 'View Scores'. The printed copy of your result will be mailed to you 11 days after the test.

TOEFL score range comparison table

  • Your Score Report will consist of the Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing sections scores along with the total score.
  • The band score for each section ranges between 0 and 30.
  • The consolidated score of all four sections is taken as the total score ranging between 0 and 120. 
Section
TOEFL Score Range
Proficiency Level
TOEFL Reading Section
0-30
Poor (0–14)
Average (15–21)
Proficient (22–30)
TOEFL Listening Section
0-30
Poor (0–14)
Average (15–21)
Proficient (22–30)
TOEFL Speaking Section
0-30
Poor(0–9)
Below average (10–17)
Average (18–25)
Proficient (26–30)
TOEFL Writing Section
0-30
Poor - Below average (1–16)
Above average (17–23)
Proficient (24–30)
TOEFL Total Score
120
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How long does it take to receive the TOEFL results?

Applicants' scores will be available in the TOEFL Official App or the respective ETS account online approximately 6 days after your test date. You'll also receive an email when your scores are available. If you requested a paper copy of your score report before taking the test you will receive the physical copy within 11 days from your test date. Delivery times may vary based on local postal services.

What is the TOEFL score/certificate validity duration?

The TOEFL certification is valid for two years from the actual date of the exam.

What is the average TOEFL score?

Any band score above 100 is considered a good TOEFL score.

What is the TOEFL maximum score?

The maximum score one can earn on the TOEFL iBT is 120.

TOEFL score percentiles table

Total TOEFL Score
Percentile
0-20
0
24-28
1
32
2
36
3
40
4
44
6
48
8
48
8
52
10
56
13
60
16
64
20
68
25
72
31
76
37
80
44
84
51
88
59
92
67
96
74
100
81
104
88
108
93
112
97
116
99
120
100

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