At a glance

The TOEIC® Test is designed to measure a person's ability to use every day English in a work environment. The TOEIC test is internationally recognised and is used by over 10,000 companies, government agencies and institutions worldwide to assess the English skills of current and future employees and students.

Start dates

27 Jan, 24 Feb, 24 Mar, 21 Apri, 19 May, 16 Jun, 14 Jul, 11 Aug, 8 Sep, 6 Oct, 3 Nov, 1 Dec


The test is delivered in one day.

Hours per week


Levels available

The test is available for takers of all levels.


TOEIC Test & Official Score Report: $230 / with Certificate: $268 / CCEL students and frequent test takers after 3 tests $140


CCEL Christchurch

Exam Format

  • The TOEIC test is a paper based test consisting of 2 sections.
  • The Listening section lasts for 45 minutes.
  • The Reading section lasts for 75 minutes.
  • The Test includes 200 Multiple Choice Questions.

Important Dates

CCEL TOEIC Test Dates 2017
Friday 27th January
Friday 24th February
Friday 24th March
Friday 21st April
Friday 19th May
Friday 16th June
Friday 14th July
Friday 11th August
Friday 8th September
Friday 6th October
Friday 3rd November
Friday 1st December

Registration: at least 2 weeks before the test date

Results notification: 10 - 14 days after the test


Please register for the TOEIC Test at least 2 weeks before the test date by completing the registration form and returning it by post, fax, email or in person to:

Address: CCEL Christchurch, University of Canterbury Campus, Carpark One, Solway Avenue, Ilam, PO Box 31212, Christchurch 8444

Fax: +64 3 343 3791, email:

For an additional fee, candidates can use the TOEIC Online Learning and Preparation Course.

For more information, please download the TOEIC Testing Centre 2016 Information Sheet.