Duolingo English Test
Duolingo English Test for Indian Students to Study Abroad
Most Universities abroad need students to establish their English language ability through English tests such as IELTS, TOEFL or PTE (Academic). These online tests require students to visit the test centres and complete the test. The results take anything between 5 days to 18 days. Given the lock down situation in India due to Covid 19 (Corona virus), students who have not been able to take the test or who have score less and are not able to retake the test, can now take the Duolingo English test. The Duolingo English test is accepted by over a 1000 Institutions in popular destinations such as the USA, the UK, Ireland and more countries.
Advantages of taking the Duolingo English Test and Common Questions
The biggest advantage in times of lock down is that — you CAN take the test!
Duolingo English is Online
You can take the test anytime, anywhere (at your home).
Duration of the Duolingo English Test
You can finish the test in one hour. You can finish the test in one go ie. you do not need multiple days to finish the test. Most other popular English tests are about 3 to 4 hours and some can be on multiple days.
Result of the Duolingo English Test
You get the results of the Duolingo English Test within two days. Some students have received the test results in just 36 hours. This ensures that your score can reach your Universities early.
Acceptance of the Duolingo English Test
Over 1000 Institutions across the world accept the Duolingo English Test. Check if the Universities you are applying to accept the Duolingo English Test here.
Validity of Duolingo English Test
Duolingo Test Score is valid for 2 years.
Cost of Duolingo English Test
Duolingo English Test costs $49 USD per test.
How many times can I take the Duolingo Test?
You can take the Duolingo English Test as many times. However, you will receive certified results for up to two tests in a 30-day period, which starts on the completion date of your first certified test. So, basically in a month you can take the Duolingo test twice. If you complete a test and your results are not certified, it will not count against this limit.
How is the Duolingo test monitored?
The Duolingo test requires you to have your camera on and the test is recorded. After you complete and upload your test, a proctor will review your test video to ensure test integrity before certifying your test. If any of the test rules are violated, Duolingo can invalidate your test.
How many Universities can I send my Duolingo test score to?
You can send it to as many Universities as you are applying to. There is no limit.
All you have to do is, after you receive your certified results, log into your account, click on “Send Results” button next to your test results, and select all Institutions you wish to send your score to. It is that simple!
|Duolingo Test||TOEFL iBT||Duolingo Test||IELTS|
|10 to 25||0||10||1.5|
|35||2 to 4||20-25||2.5|
|40||5 to 8||30-40||3|
|45||9 to 13||45-50||3.5|
|50||14 to 19||55-60||4|
|55||20 to 25||65-70||4.5|
|60||26 to 31||75-80||5|
|65||32 to 37||85-90||5.5|
|70||38 to 43||95-100||6|
|75||44 to 49||105-110||6.5|
|80||50 to 55||115-120||7|
|85||56 to 61||125-130||7.5|
|90||62 to 67||135-140||8|
|95||68 to 73||145-150||8.5|
|100||74 to 79||155-160||9|
|105||80 to 85|
|110||86 to 91|
|115||92 to 96|
|120||97 to 102|
|125||103 to 107|
|130||108 to 112|
|135||113 to 115|
|140||116 to 118|
It is best to check with your University about the exact score that you will need in the Duolingo Englist test.