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Special Intensive Course

Paper- based TOEFL (PBT TOEFL) intensive courses for candidates of the national scholarship programs

This intensive course is designed for learners who wish to improve their TOEFL scores up to 500 or higher to meet the minimum requirement for the selection of  Vietnamese  government  scholarship programs such as MOET 322 or those who wish to succeed in the TOEFL tests.

Why do you need this course?

Take this course if you:

  1. Plan to apply for the national scholarship programs to study abroad
  2. Want to prepare for the TOEFL examination in the shortest time possible
  3. Would like to develop your test-taking skills and strategies

How will the course help you?
The course will:

  1. Equip you with adequate skills and a solid knowledge of English required for the TOEFL
  2. Raise your confidence in taking the TOEFL
  3. Provide you with strategies for achieving better scores on the exam

Below is the information for the first course in 2010

Course length: 90 hours (approx. in 8 weeks)
Course timetable: 3 sessions per week
Day shift: 8.00-12.00 or Evening shift: 17.30-21.30
Venue: 35 Le Thanh Ton St. Dist. 1, HCMC
Entrance test: 9.00 am, Thursday, February 25, 2010
Enrollment deadline: Tuesday, February 23, 2010
Course opening:  Monday, March 01, 2010 

After completing the course, candidates can register for the Institutional TOEFL examination organized by the Institute of International Education – IIE at SEAMEO RETRAC. The exam results will be considered when the candidates apply for the National Scholarship Programs.      

The DFS Academic Affairs –Room 208
Tel: 08-38245618(ext.  137). Fax: 08-38232175
Email: ptlan@vnseameo.org