Your Comprehensive Guide to Duolingo English Test | GyanDhan

In the early days of smartphones, there were very few genuine apps for learning foreign languages. If you searched for such apps back in the day, you’d surely remember Duolingo. Yes, the same company launched an English language test in 2018.  Well, there are quite a few things that make the exam a better option than IELTS and TOEFL. The most important advantage of the test is that it can be taken from the comfort of your home, without having to travel to an exam center. It is because of this reason many universities are now accepting Duolingo English test scores for admitting international students, and hence, it is gaining more popularity over IELTS and TOEFL among study abroad aspirants.  Duolingo is accepted by more than a thousand universities from all around the world - including Harvard Medical School. This also includes hundreds of universities in the US, and top universities in Asia, South America, Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.  Let us find out more about the test by looking at its aspects and advantages. 

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at

Is it hard to pass Duolingo english test?

The difficulty level of any test is always subjective. However, it is safe to say that Duolingo English Test is as difficult as any other English tests such as IELTS and TOEFL as the test scores are directly related to the taker’s English proficiency.