Snippets about tests for USA university admissions

Posted on October 31, 2012 by Akshay Study Abroad in Entrance Exams, GMAT, GRE, SAT

GRE

Who has to take it?

An M.S. or Ph.D. in the U.S./Canada aspirant.

When is it held in India?

 It is held throughout the year from Monday to Friday (In some centers, the test is administered on Saturdays as well.)

Where is it held in India?

 GRE can be taken at Prometric centers across India. There is only one center in Maharashtra at Andheri, Mumbai.

What is the exam fee for an Indian student?

The test fee for GRE is $175.

How many times can it be taken?

GRE revised General Test can be taken only once every 30 days, and no more than five times within any continuous rolling 12-month period.

GMAT

Who has to take it?

An M.B.A. in the U.S./ Canada/ U.K. (Top schools) aspirant.

When is it held in India?

It is held throughout the year from Monday to Friday (In some centers, the test is administered on Saturdays as well.)

Where is it held in India?

There are several GMAT centers across India. In Maharashtra, the centers are in Mumbai, Pune and Nagpur.

What is the exam fee for an Indian student?

The test fee for GMAT is $250.

How many times can it be taken?

GMAT can be taken once every 31-calendar days and no more than five (5) times in a rolling 12-month period. If one scores an 800 on the exam, one is prohibited from testing for five (5) years from the exam date.

SAT

Who has to take it?

A B.S. in the U.S./Canada/Singapore aspirant.

When is it held in India?

It is held in the months of: January, May, June, October, November and December. It is held on the 1st Saturdays of the above months except for the month of January, when it is administered on the last Saturday of the month.

Where is it held in India?

There are several centers of SAT across India. In Maharashtra, there are centers in three centers in Mumbai and three centers in Pune.

What is the exam fee for an Indian student?

$105 ($50: SAT + $31 :International processing fee + $ 24: Security surcharge to test in India and Pakistan)

How many times can it be taken?

A student can appear for SAT any number of times and even in consecutive months.

TOEFL

Who has to take it?

An aspirant of B.S./ M.S./M.B.A./Ph.D. in the U.S. (TOEFL is accepted in U.K.)

When is it held in India?

It is held on the Saturdays or/and Sundays of almost every month.

Where is it held in India?

There are several centers of TOEFL across India. In Maharashtra, there are centers in Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur.

What is the exam fee for an Indian student?

The test fee for TOEFL is $165

How many times can it be taken?

A student can appear for SAT any number of times and even in consecutive months.