TOEFL Test Centers in Papua New Guinea

By | February 16, 2019

TOEFL Test Centers in Papua New Guinea

The TOEFL iBT and revised TOEFL Paper-delivered tests are offered in this location.

The list below shows testing regions, fees and dates as of February 15, 2019, but availability may change when you register. Fees are shown in US$ and are subject to change without notice.

To find the most up-to-date list of available test centers (including addresses), dates and times, click the button below to create or sign in to your TOEFL iBT account, then click “Register for a Test.”
Region Testing Format Fee Test Dates
Papua (Code: U365) TOEFL Paper Testing $180
$180
$180
$180
Sat., Oct 13, 2018
Sat., Nov 10, 2018
Sat., Feb 09, 2019
Sat., Apr 13, 2019
Ukarumpa TOEFL iBT $225
$225
$225
Sat., Mar 16, 2019
Sat., Jun 15, 2019
Sat., Jul 06, 2019

Papua New Guinea Overview

Papua New Guinea, a state in the western Pacific Ocean, Oceania, which is the eastern part of the island. Includes New Guinea, the Bismarck Archipelago and other islands. The majority of the population consists of Papuans, who are divided into more than 700 language groups (Papuan languages). Large parts of the country are covered by tropical rainforest. Export goods are copper ores, gold, palm oil, tea, coffee, cocoa and copra.

History: The state formed from the former Australian territory of Papua and the trust territory of New Guinea became independent as a parliamentary monarchy in the Commonwealth in 1975.

  • COUNTRYAAH: National flag of Papua New Guinea. Includes the year when the flag was designed and formally used. Also covers its meaning and downloadable high definition image.

Education

The beginnings of the school system in Papua New Guinea go back to the church missions. Even today, the large churches still make a significant contribution to the educational offer, but the number of schools and teachers, especially in rural areas, is insufficient. There is no general compulsory education; The language of instruction is English. The school system is divided into a six-year primary school and a two-year secondary school (four-year Provincial High School and two-year National High School). There are four state and two private universities; i.a. the National University of Papua New Guinea (founded in 1965) in Port Moresby; and the Technical University (founded in 1965) in Lae.

Country facts

  • Official name: Independent State of Papua New Guinea
  • ISO-3166: PG, PNG (598)
  • Internet domain:.pg
  • Currency: 1 Kina (K) = 100 Toea
  • Area: 462 840 km²
  • Population (2019): 8.8 million
  • Capital: Port Moresby
  • Official language (s): English, New Melanesian [Tok Pisin], Hiri Motu
  • Form of government: Parliamentary monarchy in the Commonwealth
  • Administrative division: 20 provinces, 1 autonomous region and capital district
  • Head of State: Queen Elizabeth II, represented by the Governor General Grand Chief Robert (Bob) Dadae
  • Head of Government: James Marape (since May 30, 2019)
  • Religion (s) (2011): Christians (64% Protestants, 26% Catholics, 5% other Christians), 5% other / n / a
  • Time zone: Central European Time +9 hours
  • National Day: September 16

Location and infrastructure

  • Location (geographical): Oceania
  • Position (coordinates): between 0 ° 43 ‘and 11 ° 40’ south latitude and 141 ° and 156 ° east longitude
  • Climate: Tropical, hot and humid climate
  • Highest mountain: Mount Wilhelm (4,509 m)
  • Road network (2011): 3,000 km (paved), 6,349 km (unpaved)

Population

  • Annual population growth (2021): 1.6%
  • Birth rate (2021): 22.1 per 1000 inh.
  • Death rate (2021): 6 per 1,000 populations.
  • Average age (2020): 24 years
  • Average life expectancy (2021): 69.9 years (women 72.5; men 67.4)
  • Age structure (2020): 32% younger than 15 years, 4.6% older than 65 years
  • Literacy rate (15-year-olds and older) (2015): 64.2%
  • Mobile phone contracts (pre-paid and post-paid) (2017): 48 per 100 pop.
  • Internet users (2017): 11 per 100 residents.

Economy

  • GDP per capita (2019): US $ 2,884
  • Total GDP (2019): US $ 25 billion
  • GNI per capita (2019): US $ 2,750
  • Education expenditure (2018): 1.9% of GDP
  • Military expenditure (2019): 0.4% of GDP
  • Unemployment rate (15 years and older) (2019): 2.5%