TOEFL Institutional Testing Program – commonly known as ITP, is an assessment tool used to measure the English language proficiency of people whose native language is not English. ITP is used for academic purposes and measures the following:
Listening comprehension measures the ability to understand spoken English
Structure and written expression measures the ability to recognize standard written English
Reading comprehension measures the ability to read and understand non-technical material
ITP tests take approximately two (2) hours to complete, however, candidates must arrive at the venue 30 minutes prior to the test commencing.
All ITP tests will be administered by AmidEast personnel and held on the campus of ADSM. Test results are available within 7 days of the test date.
Terms and Conditions:
To register for a TOEFL ITP test, the Registration form must be completed and the relevant fee paid to the Finance department (located in Villa 7), who will issue a receipt.
The Registration form and receipt is to be given to Student Affairs (located in Villa 6) in order for the candidate to be registered for a test date. The candidate can also register for a preparation workshop conducted by the UAE Academy.
The candidate must bring a valid passport or Emirates ID with them when they register, and also on the day of testing.
Test dates are limited to a maximum of 25 participants only. Once a test date reaches its capacity, an alternate date will be selected.
Registration will be accepted up until the close of business on the Thursday prior to the test.
Candidates must arrive 30 minutes prior to the test commencing. The original document used when registering (passport or Emirates ID) must be presented on the day of the exam. Candidates who do not bring the appropriate identification will not be allowed to sit the test.
All participants will be scanned using a hand-held scanning device.
Items such as mobile phones, smart watches, earphones are strictly prohibited. Prohibited devices will be returned to participants at the end of the test.
Breaks are not allowed during the testing period, for any reason.
All participants are bound by the rules of ETS TOEFL and AmidEast.
TOEFL ITP PREPARATION WORKSHOPS
ADSM offers preparation workshops for candidates wishing to take the TOEFL ITP test. Workshops are held between 9.00 am – 1.00 pm. Preparation Workshop dates can be found below.
Each candidate registering for a workshop will receive the Official Guide to the ITP TOEFL Test booklet which contains:
A description of all the types of questions on the test
Practice questions and answers with explanations
Two full-length practice tests
Useful strategies for improving academic English skills
A CD-ROM for the Listening section (MAC®compatible)