|TEST||FULL FORM||WHAT IS IT||PURPOSE||PURPOSE||TAKING THE EXAM MORE THAN ONCE|
|GRE||Graduate Record Examination||Prospective graduate and business school applicants from all around the world who are interested in pursuing a Master's degree, post-graduation, MBA, specialised Master's degree in business or doctoral degree take the GRE revised General Test.||GRE is generally required by universities in North America (USA and Canada). It can be a mere admission formality or a selection criterion for jobs as well.||5 years after testing year.||You can take the GRE revised General Test once every 21 days, up to five times within any continuous rolling 12-month period (365 days). If you take the paper-delivered GRE revised General Test, you can take it as often as it is offered.|
The GRE General Test measures critical thinking, analytical writing, verbal reasoning, and quantitative reasoning skills that have been acquired over a long period of time, that are not related to any specific field of study. It is accepted by countries like USA, Canada, Singapore etc.
GRE tests the following abilities of the students:
The skills measured include the student's ability to articulate complex ideas clearly and effectively, examine claims and accompanying evidence, support ideas with relevant reasons and examples, sustain a well-focused, coherent discussion and control the elements of standard written English.
The skills measured include the ability to analyze and evaluate written material and synthesize information obtained from it, analyze relationships among component parts of sentences and identify relationships between words and concepts.
The skills measured include the student's ability to understand basic concepts of arithmetic, algebra, and geometry, and data analysis, reason quantitatively and solve problems in a quantitative setting.
The GRE General Test is taken by prospective graduate applicants. GRE test scores are used by admissions or fellowship panels to supplement undergraduate records and other qualifications for graduate study. The scores provide common measures for comparing the qualifications of applicants and aid in evaluating grades and recommendations.
The Test is offered year-round at computer-based test centers across India. Test taking is at an all-time high during July to January period. Hence it is always advisable to register on time.