07 February 2020

Language Proficiency Test

Listed below are the most common Language Proficiency Tests which are taken as the standard test to determine whether one's language is good enough to spend time study abroad or not. Students who wish to join an international program are required to pass the proficiency test with proper result. The language varies depend on the student's destination. If, for example, the student would like to join Student Exchange Program to Japan, he/she needs to pass the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT). It will be different if the student registers to Joint Degree Program in UK then he/she have to pass the TOEFL or IELTS.  


TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) IBT (INTERNET BASED TEST) TOEFL TEST

iBT-TOEFL is the latest TOEFL Test and is currently deemed as the word-wide standardized TOEFL Test. iBT-TOEFL makes use of PC which is connected to the internet. During the test, participants deliver their answers from the PC. The skils tested are:

  • Reading
  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Writing



ITP-TOEFL score is institutional, meaning the score only applies within certain institution or region, especially in Indonesia. Your ITP-TOEFL Test result won't get you anywhere international, but it enables you to know whether your English skill has met your institution's standard or not.

For more info, kindly contact and visit the Continuing Education (CE):

Petra Christian University - EH Building, the 2nd floor

T: (031) 8439040, 8394830-31

F: (031) 8436418

or UBAYA's International Village:

Universitas Surabaya - The International Village Jl. Raya Kalirungkut, Surabaya 60293

Ph: +62-31 298-1300

Fax: +62-31 298-1301  


IELTS (International English Language Testing System) 

IELTS is the International English Language Testing System, the world’s proven English language test. IELTS was one of the pioneers of four skills English language testing over 25 years ago, and continues to set the standard for English language testing today.

Official IELTS Test Center in Surabaya:

IALF Surabaya Jl. Sumatera 49 Surabaya 60281 East Java

Tel. (031) 502-6400

Fax (031) 502-6408

Email: ialfsby@ialf.edu

W: http://www.ialf.edu/ieltsschedule.php  

IDP Education

Jl. Kayun 62 Surabaya 60271

Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

T: + 62 31 546 6946

F: + 62 31 547 7126

E: info.surabaya@idp.com