Written By - Alka Vohra
Nowadays, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it is not possible to an English proficiency test like IELTS, TOEFL and no one is sure about how long this situation could continue. So, now most of the universities and institutes have decided to take admission based on Duolingo English Test.
Duolingo is the modern language proficiency test specially designed for international students. It offers your English proficiency score, a video interview, and a writing sample in an accessible manner. It measures all English language skills including reading, listening, writing and speaking like IELTS and TOEFL. Duolingo English test can be taken anywhere and anytime from a computer even at the convenience of your home which means no traveling to a test center or appointment needed. Not only this Duolingo allows you to share your test scores with an unlimited number of institutes that too free of cost.
|Length||1 Hour||2 Hour 45 minute||3 Hours|
|Reporting Fee||Free||Free||4 free reports/then 20$|
|Universities Accepting||675 Undergraduates, 207 universities (confirm that university is accepting Duolingo or not before applying for the test)||Almost everywhere||Almost everywhere|
|Mode||Online||Online, Offline||Online, Offline|
|How often this test can be taken||Twice in every 30 days||No limits||12 days|
|Valid for||2 years||2 years||2 years|
|The score is ready in||2 days||13 days||6 days|
The following things are required for the Duolingo English Test:
Below given rules are essential to follow during exam time
Duolingo English Test is of 160 Points and 120+ points are considered as good points for top institutions and universities and also helpful at the time of student visa.
|Duolingo||IELTS Academic||TOEFL iBT|
Click here to check the list of institute accepting Duolingo