is an extract of The Graduate Record Examination.
The test is a multiple choice admission
test for the aspirants who are seeking
Masters Degree or PhD degrees in the US.
The test executed by Educational Testing
Service (ETS), under the sponsorship of
the Graduate Record Examinations Board.
The test contains sections: verbal, quantitative,
and analytical writing skills. A multiple
choice admission test for Graduate schools.
The GRE is a computer-adaptive test, which
means your performance on previous questions
determines which question you’ll
be asked next.
GRE exam is taken by students who aspire
to take masters, PhD programs abroad.
The GRE is divided into two sections:
GRE General Test:
The GRE General Test is a computer-administered
test which measures verbal reasoning,
quantitative reasoning, and critical thinking
and analytical writing skills that are
not related to any specific field of study.
Verbal Section: The Verbal Section of
the GRE has sentence completion questions,
analogies, antonyms, and reading comprehension
30 questions in 30 minutes
section measures your ability to draw conclusions
based on an analysis of written materials, recognize
relationships between concepts and words &
analyze relationships between different parts
Math Section: The Quantitative or Math Section
of the GRE tests high-school level math. You’ll
need to know arithmetic, algebra, geometry,
and data analysis.
28 questions in 45 minutes
This section measures your ability to solve
problems using math concepts, understand basic
arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and data analysis
& ability to use quantitative reasoning
Analytical Writing Section: The GRE
Analytical Writing Section has two essays. One
asks students to “present their perspective
on an issue,” the other asks them to “analyze
Two essays in 75 minutes
- 30 minutes for the “issue” essay,
- 45 minutes for the “argument”
This section measures your ability to communicate
complex ideas in a concise and effective way,
evaluate claims and evidence, support ideas
using logical reasoning and relevant examples
& use standard written English to prove
Test: The GRE Subject Test is a written
test. This tests gauge
undergraduate achievement in eight specific
fields of study ((Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular
Biology, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science,
English Literature, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology).
This test is necessary for those applicants
who aim to enroll in a doctorate or a master’s
degree program in the US. Each Subject Test
is intended for students who have majored in
or have extensive background in that specific
GRE test scores also determine how much financial
aid a candidate will receive. Most schools use
GRE scores to determine eligibility for merit-based
grants and fellowships, as well as teaching
and research assistantships. GRE scores are
valid upto 5 years.
Cancellation and Refund
While registering for GRE, the aspirant needs
to create an account on My GRE Account to register
online and its fees are $185. In any case, if
the test is cancelled within three working days
half amount will be refunded out of the test
fees. No refund in the cases like proper registration
procedure not followed or required documents
The student can attempt the GRE exam in 30 days
duration times and five times within the 12
months times period