Students from India registering for the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) General Test will now be eligible for a discount on the the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) International Benchmark Tests (IBT).
Test takers will save 25% on their TOEFL iBT test registration when they register for the GRE test, the Educational Testing Service (ETS) has announced. With this discount, candidates save more than Rs 3,480 (48 USD) on the TOEFL iBT test, bringing the test total to Rs 10,300. This offer makes the combination of TOEFL iBT and GRE significantly more economical than other tests – for example, more than 30% cheaper than taking a combination of GMAT and IELTS, a total savings of approximately Rs 36,500 (122 USD).
ETS is the only assessment and learning organisation that provides the most widely accepted admission tests needed for graduate school and the most highly-regarded combination.
The TOEFL iBT test is a world-wide accepted English-language test used by more than 11,500 institutions in over 160 countries as a measure of English-language proficiency. The GRE General Test is the world’s most widely used admission test for graduate and professional schools, including business and law programs.
Additionally, both tests provide a range of student-friendly testing options and formats. The TOEFL iBT test is available in a test centre via computer and at home via computer (TOEFL iBT Home Edition).
The latest offering, TOEFL iBT Paper Edition, allows test takers to take the reading, listening and writing sections in a test centre on paper, followed by the Speaking section from home via computer. The GRE General Test is available via computer in a test centre and at home.
“We are excited to provide this new and exclusive offering to test takers pan India”, said Lejo Oommen, managing director of ETS India. “We recognise that cost is often a factor that is top of mind as students consider their pursuit of graduate studies. We’re confident that this will provide test takers in India with greater ease and additional options as they work through their applications and portfolios and showcase their skills with the most preferred graduate admissions tests around the globe,” Oommen added.
To learn more, including information about how to purchase and redeem this discount, please visit www.ets.org/india-toefl-gre.