Duolingo, TOEFL and PTE Conversion tables

If you have a Duolingo, TOEFL or PTE certificate and are unsure which Pre-sessional course to apply for, please use the tables below to convert your scores.

Please note we can only accept these test reports for our Online Pre-sessional courses.

Duolingo

The score conversions detailed below apply to all test components (Literacy, Conversation, Comprehension and Production) and the Overall Score.

Duolingo Score IELTS Equivalent
140 7.5
130    7.0
120   6.5
110     6.0
100     5.5
90     5.0
80     4.5
70     4.0

PTE

The score conversions detailed below apply to all Communicative Skills (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) and the Overall Score.

PTE ScoreIELTS Equivalent
73-78      7.5
65-72      7.0
59-64      6.5
51-58      6.0
43-50     5.5
35-42      5.0
30-34      4.5
0-33      4.0

TOEFL

Reading Score        
TOEFL 26 24 22 20 18 14 9 4
IELTS equivalent 7.5      7.0      6.5      6.0      5.5      5.0      4.5      4.0     
Listening Score        
TOEFL 24 22 21 19 17 15 12 9
IELTS equivalent 7.5      7.0      6.5      6.0      5.5      5.0      4.5      4.0     
Speaking Score        
TOEFL 27  25  23  22  20  19  18  16 
IELTS equivalent 7.5      7.0      6.5      6.0      5.5      5.0      4.5      4.0     
Writing Score        
TOEFL 26  24  22  19  17  16  15  13 
IELTS equivalent 7.5      7.0      6.5      6.0      5.5      5.0      4.5      4.0     
Overall Score        
TOEFL 103 95 88 80 72 63 54 42
IELTS equivalent 7.5      7.0      6.5      6.0      5.5      5.0      4.5      4.0     

Cambridge English

The score conversions detailed below apply to all test components (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) and the Overall score.

Cambridge Score

IELTS Equivalent

191

7.5

185

7.0

176

6.5

169

6.0

162

5.5

154

5.0

147

4.5

142

4.0