TOEFL Equivalents

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					ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTS accepted by the Language Centre of the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences
TOEFL Equivalents

                                                                                                                                                                             CESOLE Cambridge ESOL                                    CESOLE Cambridge ESOL          CESOLE Cambridge ESOL
                                                                                                                                                                                                          BC British Council and IDP                                                                                               The College Board College
                                                                                                                                                                                Examinations UCLES                                       Examinations UCLES        Examinations UCLES University      LCCI London Chamber of
    Scale or Test            COE Council of Europe                                                           ETS English Testing Services
                                                                                                                                                                            University of Cambridge Local
                                                                                                                                                                                                          International Development
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     University of Cambridge Local      of Cambridge Local            Commerce and Industry
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Entrance Examination Board
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Program and CESOLE                                                                                                              (USA)
                                                                                                                                                                               Examinations Syndicate                                   Examinations Syndicate        Examinations Syndicate

        URL              operation/education/languages

                       Mapped by Lowe, North and others to
      Mapping                       ACTFL
                                                                                                                Mapped to CEF by ETS                                        Mapped to CEF by Cambridge Mapped to CEF by Cambridge Mapped to CEF by Cambridge           Mapped to CEF by Cambridge      Mapped to CEF by LCCI      Mapped to CEF by College Board

                                                                              TOEFL PBT Test of       TOEFL CBT Test of       TOEFL iBT Test of
                                                                  KFK                                                                               TOEIC Test of English                                  IELTS International English                                                                                            APIEL Advanced Placement
                                                                              English as a Foreign    English as a Foreign   English as a Foreign                            CESOLE Cambridge ESOL                                       BULATS Business Language          BEC Business English
Name of Scale / Test   CEF Common European Framework         Fremdsprachen-
                                                                               Language (Paper-      Language (Computer-     Language (Internet-
                                                                                                                                                       in International
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Language Testing System
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Testing System                    Certificates
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      LCCI English for Business      International English
                                                                zertifikat                                                                          Communication Scores                                             Score                                                                                                          Language Examination
                                                                                  Based Test)             Based Test)            Based Test)



                                       C2                                                                                                                                               CPE                           8.0                         90 - 100                                              Level 4: Distinction                     5

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      7.5                                                                                  Level 4: Credit

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      7.0                                                                                  Level 4: Pass

                                       C1                                                                                                                                               CAE                           6.5                          75 - 89                     BEC Higher                Level 3: Disinction                     4

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      6.0                                                                                  Level 3: Credit
                                                                               minimum: 560            minimum: 220            minimum: 83             minimum: 880

                                                                                550 or higher           213 or higher           79 or higher           750 or higher                  FCE (A)                         5.5                       70 or higher                Pass with merit                Level 3: Pass                         3
                                       B2                       Stufe III                                                                                                             FCE (B)                                                                                  BEC Vantage              Level 2: Distinction

                                                                                                                                                                                      FCE (C)                                                                                                              Level 2: Credit
                                                                               minimum: 510            minimum: 180            minimum: 64             minimum: 660

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Level 2: Pass

                                       B1                       Stufe II                                                                                                                PET                            4                           40 - 59                   BEC Preliminary            Level 1: Distinction                     2

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Level 1: Credit
                                                                               minimum: 457            minimum: 137            minimum: 47             minimum: 550

                                                                                                                                                                                                                       3                                                                                   Level 1: Pass
                                       A2                        Stufe I                                                                                                                KET
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       2                           0 - 19                                                                                        1

                                       A1                                                                                                                                                                              1

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Stand: 22.03.2006