(Test of English for International Communication)

The TOEIC test is an English language proficiency test for people whose native language is not English. It measures the everyday English skills of people working in an international environment. The scores indicate how well people can communicate in English with others in business, commerce and industry.

IPU New Zealand is recognised as a Public TOEIC Test Centre. This means that not only internal students but also external candidates can take the TOEIC test at our campus. If you are interested in taking the test at IPU New Zealand or have any queries you can contact the TOEIC Administrator by emailing


If you would like to apply to sit a TOEIC Test please complete the form below, then you can either scan and email the form to or post to; The TOEIC Administrator, IPU New Zealand, Private Bag 11021, Manawatu Mail Centre, Palmerston North 4442.

doc TOEIC application form for Public updated March... (0.26MB) 

You will receive confirmation by email or post from IPU New Zealand once we have received your application to sit the test. Included in the information sent to you, will be, the Examinee's Handbook, the time you need to arrive at the test, details of where on campus the test will be held, and a Campus Map, which also includes a map of how to get to IPU New Zealand.

Buses leave from the Bus Depot in Main Street, Palmerston North to IPU New Zealand, but you will need to check the timetable to ensure that you arrive in plenty of time.


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TOEIC Public Testing Centre

IPU New Zealand 
57 Aokautere Drive, Fitzherbert, Palmerston North 4410

Phone: +64 6 354 0922
Fax: +64 6 354 0935

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