GMAT
The GMAT exam is a computer-adaptive test that assesses the candidates’ analytical writing, quantitative, verbal and reading skills in standard written English. The cost of giving the GMAT Exam is US $250(Rs 18988.13). This test is taken to get admission into a graduate management program, such as MBA and Masters in Finance related courses in top business schools across the world.

What is the Eligibility criteria for the GMAT exam?

 

As such, there is no set eligibility criteria set by GMAC, the body conducting GMAT for appearing for the GMAT exam. However, one should always meet the eligibility criteria set by the university/college one aspires to get into after giving the GMAT.

 

Age criteria

 

  • The candidate must have completed 18 years of age
  • There is no upper age limit of the candidate
  • If the candidate is between 13 to 17 years old, they should have permission in writing from their parents or legal guardian

 

Educational qualification

 

  • GMAC has not announced any official statement regarding qualification required to appear for GMAT
  • Candidates who wish to enroll for an MBA programme should possess a graduate degree in any discipline from a recognized university

 

Syllabus of GMAT Exam

 

GMAT is a three and a half hours test with a maximum score of 800 points. The GMAT test the candidate's abilities on various parameters. Further, the GMAT exam has four sections:

  • Analytical Writing Assessment—measures candidates ability to think critically and to communicate their ideas
  • Integrated Reasoning—measures candidates ability to analyze data and evaluate information presented in multiple formats
  • Quantitative Reasoning—measures aspirants ability to analyze data and draw conclusions using reasoning skills
  • Verbal Reasoning—measures the ability of the candidates to read and understand written material, to evaluate arguments and to correct written material to conform to standard written English

 

GMAT Scores for Top 10 Business Schools

 

Your GMAT Scores allow you to apply to the top business schools across the world. We have provided average GMAT Scores required to get into the top business schools globally:

 

Business Schools

Average GMAT Score

University of Pennsylvania (Wharton)

732

Stanford University (CA)

732

Yale University (CT)

724

Harvard University (MA)

730

Columbia University (NY)

732

University of California—Berkeley (Haas)

726

University of Chicago (Booth)

731

Northwestern University (Kellogg) (IL)

732

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Sloan)

728

Dartmouth College (Tuck) (NH)

722