- What is GMAT
The GMAT- (Graduate Management Aptitude Test) is a Computer Adaptive Test administered online by Educational Testing Services (ETS) through Sylvan testing centers located in all the major cities in India. Those who wish to enroll for courses in Business Management in American universities have to take the GMAT test and submit their scores to the department.
- Eligibility Criteria
All Indian citizens with a valid passport are eligible to take the GMAT. Test takers can take the test only once every calendar month. The test scores are valid for a period of 5 years.
- Test Details
GMAT is administered at all Sylvan Prometric Centers across the world everyday for the first three weeks of every month. For a test appointment you have to contact Sylvan in that particular country and apply to ETS using a GMAT form available in the bulletin.
- Exam Structure
The exam consists of 3 sections:
For every wrong response ¼ of the mark is deducted.
- Quantitative Section: consisting of 37 Questions to be answered in 75 minutes.
- Verbal Section: consisting of 37 Questions to be answered in 75 minutes.
- Essay Response Sections on various topics: 2 sections of 30 minutes each.
- Application Details
Application bulletin can be obtained by writing to Institute of Psychological and Educational Measurement, Allahabad or can be directly downloaded from www.gmat.org The fees payable for GMAT varies from country to country and must be paid in US$. The actual rates can be verified from the Bulletin.