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IELTS or TOEFL?

Discuss IELTS or TOEFL? within the IELTS forums, part of the International MBA category; Hi, can someone list out the Ps & Qs of taking these tests? Any idea which of these tests most ...

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Question IELTS or TOEFL? - April 13th, 2009

Hi, can someone list out the Ps & Qs of taking these tests? Any idea which of these tests most of our peers in India take?
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Re: IELTS or TOEFL? - June 5th, 2009

Personally, i would like to choose IELT because you can develop four skill with IELT like Reading, Listening, Writing and Speaking. And I think with a short of time for practice, IELT would be more suitable..
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Re: IELTS or TOEFL? - October 8th, 2009

Hi, back here after a long time. Ultimately I ended up taking both the tests. The reason I am here today is because my IELTS Google alert pulled up information on another (new) test called Pearson Test of English Academic. In fact the site (happyschools blog) even gave a comparison table between the three tests. Any idea what's going on?
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Hi, back here after a long time. Ultimately I ended up taking both the tests. The reason I am here today is because my IELTS Google alert pulled up information on another (new) test called Pearson Test of English Academic. In fact the site (happyschools blog) even gave a comparison table between the three tests. Any idea what's going on?
FYI, the site mentioned in the Google Alert was TOEFL vs IELTS vs PTEA
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Question Re: IELTS or TOEFL? - October 8th, 2009

It gets even better! the Pearson site claims that their test is "endorsed" by GMAT!!! Wotever that means
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Re: IELTS or TOEFL? - October 8th, 2009

So whats your GMAT score pscott , which one do you think is the better test to take ?


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Re: IELTS or TOEFL? - October 9th, 2009

Hi Kartik, I dont intend taking the GMAT at all - humanities and arts....

How do I get more people to responsd to my question?

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Re: IELTS or TOEFL? - October 9th, 2009

I will recommend IELTS coz it enhance the all english skills.
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Re: IELTS or TOEFL? - December 17th, 2009

Last but not least, IELTS doesn't expire. TOEFL lasts 2 years
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Re: IELTS or TOEFL? - January 11th, 2010

I guess that one is more UK English focused than the other, so that might be a decisive factor if you're more used to US English for instance.
But the fact that IELTS does not expire would indeed be the decisive factor for me.
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