All About GRE Test, Pattern, Types & Preparation Tips For Beginners
This GRE test stands for graduate record examination test. It is one of the general based tests. This test is taken just to judge the academic ability and potential of any student. If you want to have admission in non business school, non business university which is present in any foreign country then it is important for you to pass in this GRE test. At the same time, many of the business schools and too business universities, they are accepting this GRE test score. So if you could not pass and clear GMAT test then you can appear in GRE test. It is this educational testing service that conduct and process this test. In almost 160 countries, this test is being taking place. Educational testing service was established and created in year of 1949. It was in year 2011 that educational testing service further revised and make the pattern of GRE test more of the comprehensive one. Now this test has become more objective based and much comprehensive based.
Everything You Need To Know About GRE Test
Types of GRE Test
There are two types of this GRE test, first type is paper based test and the second type is computer based test. This paper based test is commenced for three times in a single year. In months of Oct and Nov and in month of February, this test is taken. On the other, if any candidate will appear in computer based test then note that this test is processed and taken throughout the year time frame.
Categories in GRE Exam
This test comprise of two categories and they are general category and subject category. This general GRE exam is taken so that your overall academic performance and potential can be judged. This GRE subject test is taken so that you can be marked and assessed on particular subject area of yours. If you are applying in the discipline of biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, chemistry, biology, mathematics, english literature, psychology, physics then you need to appear in this GRE subject test.
GRE Test Centres
This GRE general test, it is made for the candidates so that their analytical writing skills and verbal reasoning skills, quantitative reasoning skills can be judged. This test is of duration of 3 hours and 45 minutes. In Pakistan, you can have GRE test centres in cities of Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Gujrat, Islamabad, Jalalpur, Karachi, Lahore, Multan, Peshawar, Rawalpindi, Sahiwal. To appear and register for this GRE test, you have to apply online. You should contact with GRE regional test centre so that they can guide you more.
How to Prepare For GRE Test?
You can take help from internet sources. This educational testing service too upload helping and guiding material for students. Score of this GRE test of yours remain valid for time frame of 5 years. Test fee is 185 dollars. This test has now become an alternative and second option for GMAT test. To be in foreign business school, you can either go for GRE test or you can go for GMAT test.