GRE Exam (Graduate Record Examination (GRE)

The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is a standardized test that needs to be taken by students looking for  admission to graduate schools.

GRE Is a computer based test which can be taken online and very user friendly for students. GRE Exam focuses on areas like Analytical, verbal and mathematical skills of the students.

Especially those who are applying to graduate schools in order to pursue a Masters of Science (MS) or MBA are required to take the exam.

GRE also has subject tests as component other than GRE exams and these subject tests focus and help student’s application stand out from the rest.

Here students can highlight their strengths on particular subject and level of expertise, Normally subject test are intended. Subject tests can help people who have bachelor degree in particular stream like biology , Chemistry, Computer science etc. Currently there are many subject tests being offered such as Mathematics, Chemistry Biochemistry, Biology, , Literature, Physics, and Psychology and computer science ete. These are all dynamic in nature one have to keep checking for addition of subjects

about  If you are looking for applying MS Courses in US universities there is no minimum cut off standard established from universities however it is better you have a idea on what is the average score across various universities in US and other country. You can get a greater idea about Average GRE Scores here

GRE Exam Fee

GRE Application fees $205

GRE Subject Test Fees  $150

Total =205+150=$355 Approximately


GRE Pattern

GRE exam pattern is as follow- three sections, namely,

1 )Analytical Writing, -is the first section for 30 minutes

2) Verbal Reasoning-20 questions for 30 Minutes

3) Quantitative Reasoning.-20 questions for 30 minutes


GRE Scoring Method

Analytical Writing scoring method- On a 0–6  scale (half point increment)

Verbal Reasoning score:  On a 130–170 score scale (1-point increment)
Quantitative Reasoning score:  On a 130–170 score scale (in 1-point increment)

GRE total score: On a 260–340 score scale

See our complete GRE here 


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