• The Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC) is an English language test designed specifically to measure the everyday English skills of people working in an international environment.
  • TOEIC test questions are based on real-life work settings in an international environment (meetings, travel, telephone conversations, etc).
  • There are two separate parts to the TOEIC test. You can do one or both parts.

The Listening and Reading test is a paper and pencil test that takes 2.5 hours and is taken at a test centre.

The Speaking and Writing test is an online test that is taken in a test centre and takes 90 minutes. The Speaking and Writing test is a new test which is only available in some countries.

  • Nearly 14,000 organizations in 150 countries throughout the world trust the TOEIC test to determine who has the English language skills to succeed in the global workplace.

Test format & structure

Test format

The TOEIC Listening and Reading test is a paper-and-pencil, multiple-choice test. There are two separately timed sections of 100 questions each.

Test structure