The GMAT- an overall look to the exam

More than 2,100 universities and institutions in almost 114 countries across the world uses the GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) exam, which has been developed in close collaboration with the graduate management programs faculty. Backed by over 60 years of testing expertise the GMAT exam is the most reliable, proven and well-developed predictor of academic success.

The GMAT four sections:

  1. Analytical Writing – assesses candidate’s ability of critical thinking and communicating ideas.
  2. Integrated Reasoning- assesses candidate’s ability of analyzing data and evaluating information presented in several formats
  3. Quantitative Reasoning- measures candidate’s ability of analyzing data and drawing conclusions using skills of reasoning.
  4. Verbal Reasoning- assesses candidate’s ability to read and comprehend written material, evaluate arguments, and correct written material conforming to standard written English.

In total the test takes 3 and 1/2 hours to complete, including two optional breaks.

The GMAT flexible options for test:

Candidates get the flexibility to select from three options for their section order of exams:

  1. Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative, Verbal
  2. Verbal, Quantitative, Integrated Reasoning, Analytical Writing Assessment
  3. Quantitative, Verbal, Integrated Reasoning, Analytical Writing Assessment

This option simply gives candidates more control and flexibility to take the GMAT exam based on their individual strengths and testing preferences.

The GMAT helps candidates to stand out:

For all those serious candidates, who want to earn a graduate business degree, the GMAT is a proven predictor of their ability to succeed in their chosen graduate business program. It helps candidates to check their potentiality by evaluating their knowledge and skills. It helps in a number of different ways-

  1. Demonstrates candidates’ commitment, enthusiasm, and ability to prosper in business school.
  2. Measures their critical thinking and reasoning skills.
  3. Connects them with the best suitable program through personalised program recommendation.
  4. Increases their earning potential by opening a world of opportunities

The GMAT special features:

  1. The GMAT exam pattern is computer adaptive. This means it selects each question for the candidate based on his/ her ability level.
  2. The GMAT exam uses advanced identification processes and standardized test administration conditions to set the stage with the high level of security.
  3. The GMAT composite score ranges from 200 to 800 in 10-point increments. This is determined by the combining scores of candidates’ scores in the Quantitative and the Verbal sections of the test.
  4. The GMAT score remains valid for five years.

Key Points:The GMAT has four sections:

Analytical Writing

Integrated Reasoning

Quantitative Reasoning

Verbal Reasoning

The GMAT provides flexible options for test:

Candidates get the flexibility to select from the following three options-

  • Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative, Verbal
  • Verbal, Quantitative, Integrated Reasoning, Analytical Writing Assessment
  • Quantitative, Verbal, Integrated Reasoning, Analytical Writing Assessment

  • The GMAT helps candidates to stand out:

Demonstrates candidates’ commitment, enthusiasm, and ability to prosper in business school.

Measures their critical thinking and reasoning skills.

Connects them with the best suitable program through personalized program recommendation.

Increases their earning potential by opening a world of opportunities.

The GMAT special features:

The GMAT exam pattern is computer adaptive.

The GMAT exam uses advanced identification processes and standardized test administration conditions.

The GMAT composite score is determined by the combining scores of the Quantitative and the Verbal sections of the test.

The GMAT score remains valid for five years.

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