WHY GRE?

Why Graduate Record Examination?

The GRE general test ensures you do your best on test day, with the GRE general test; you can decide which scores you wish to send to schools. If you feel you did not do well or your best on test day, that’s okay because you can retake the test and then send only the scores you want the schools to see/have. It’s all part of the score select option which is only available with GRE tests.

It is also the only admission test for graduate or business schools that let you skip questions within a section and go back to change answers and have control to tackle the questions within a section you want to answer first.

It features the types of questions that closely reflect the kind of thinking you will do in graduate or business school.

  • Verbal Reasoning – Measures your ability to analyze and evaluate written materials and synthesis information obtained from it, analyze relationship amongst components, parts of sentences and recognize relationships among words and components.
  • Quantitative Reasoning – Measures problem – solving ability using basic concepts of arithmetic, algebraic, geometry and data analysis.
  • Analytical Writings – Measures critical thinking and analytical writing skills, specifically your ability to articulate and support complex ideas clearly and effectively.

 

TEST/CANDIDATE TAKERS

  • Prospective graduate and business school applicants from all around the world who are interested in pursuing a Master’s, MBA, specialized master’s in business or doctoral degree, take the GRE General Test.

GRE scores can be used by admissions or fellowship panels to supplement your undergraduate records; recommendation letters and other qualification for graduate level study.

Over 1000 centers in 160 countries take this test. It is accepted in thousands of graduate and business schools as well as in departments and business within their schools.