September 12, 2008: NIIT, a leading
Global Talent Development Corporation today announced that it will hold the
first Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC) test in the
country on September 28, 2008 across Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi NCR,
Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune. TOEIC test is a global
standard for communicative English ability in the international workplace and is
part of Educational Testing Service (ETS) suite of products.
(Introductory offer Rs 2,000/- for students with valid identity
28th, October 19th, November 23rd and December
Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi NCR, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai and
Within One Week of
conclusion of test accompanied with Certificate from ETS accepted in over 90
Education Center or call
Aimed at helping
professionals at workplace, college students, students in professional learning
programs and people aspiring to work and communicate effectively in the ever
shrinking global village, the TOEIC test is a first of its kind joint initiative
of NIIT and ETS to enhance employability and provide competitive advantage to
Indian organizations in the global market place.
TOEIC test will be offered across 10 centers in 8 major cities, we plan to soon
roll it out across 20 cities in the next three months,” said Ashish Basu,
President, New Business Incubation, NIIT Ltd.
is offered in about 90 countries around the world with more than 9000 companies,
government and public offices and other organizations, leveraging the test as
established industry benchmark for assessment of candidate’s proficiency in
English for international communication.
Scheduled to be
held every month, the TOEIC test is priced at Rs 2495 with a special waiver for
students desirous of taking up this assessment test. As part of the preparation
kit for the test, NIIT will provide aspiring candidates with an e-Learning CD
that will contain the examinee handbook and a sample test, while attempting to
quell all information seeking queries on TOEIC.
“TOEIC®” is the
branded name for the Test of English for International Communication. The
TOEIC test is a global standard for communicative English ability in the
international workplace. It is taken by nearly five million people in 90
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