GMAT 2019

Exam Date : 1st January 2019 To 23rd November 2019

GMAT 2019 Application Form, Dates, Syllabus, Pattern

GMAT 2018

GMAT Exam 2019 Introduction: 

  • About GMAT Exam: The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT 2019) is a Computer Adaptive Test (CAT), which is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC).

  • Conducting authority: The GMAT 2019 is administered by the US-based Pearson VUE, under the strict direction of the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), in standardized GMAT 2019 test centres in 112 countries around the world.

  • Universities Accepting GMAT Score: The GMAT 2019 test is used by 5,900+ programs across 2,000+ universities and institutions across the world as a part of their selection criteria for admissions.

  • Value of GMAT Score: Business Schools all over the world use GMAT Score as one of the most critical criteria for filtering the candidates from the wide range of applicants.

  • Exam Pattern: To have a rigorous GMAT preparation, candidates should be clear with the exam pattern first. Through its four sections, it assesses analytical writing and problem-solving abilities, while also addressing data sufficiency, logic, and critical reasoning skills that it believes to be vital to real-world business and management success. To know more about the GMAT exam pattern click here!

  • Frequency: The GMAT 2019 test can be taken up to five times in a year. The gap between two attempts should be at least 16 days.

  • Mode: The examination is computer-based with a total of 80 questions, that must be completed in 3 hours 7 minutes. 
  • Survey: According to a survey conducted by Kaplan Test Prep, the GMAT exam and GMAT score is still the first preference for MBA aspirants, despite the increasing acceptability of GRE scores.

  • The Full Form of MBA is a Masters in Business Administration

  • Enrollment: Over 2.5+ Lakh candidates apply for GMAT every year around the world.


GMAT 2019 Exam Summary:


GMAT 2019 Exam Highlights:

GMAT 2019 Summary

  Exam Type

Universal Screening Test (Post Graduate)

Stream 

Management Studies

Exam Medium

English

Organized by

GMAC(Graduate Management Admission Council)

 Eligibility Criteria

No specific eligibility criteria

  Percentile for Top B-Schools

> 80%-90%

  Exam Duration

3hours 30 minutes

Exam Name 

GMAT(Graduate Management Admission Test)


GMAT 2019 NEWS:

  • Exam Time: The most important and current news is GMAT 2019 exam has been decreased 30 minutes shorter, saving the candidates valuable time. The time will be saved in the Quantitative and Verbal Sections.
  • Exam Breaks: GMAT 2019 new exam pattern changed, Now the candidates can take 2-breaks whenever they want while writing the examination.

  • Profile Update Question: Candidate's no need to go through a bunch of profile update questions before they can get their results.

  • ID Proof Required: Examination test centres request the candidate to bring their original passport at the time of examination.


GMAT 2019 Important Dates:

  • Registration: The registrations for GMAT 2019 are open for aspirants throughout the year. Candidates can start registering for the application process on their official website.

  • Exam Date/Venue: The GMAT 2019 exam date and exam centre location can be chosen by the candidate while filling the GMAT 2019 application form.

  • To know more information about GMAT 2019 exam Dates and schedules, click here.

GMAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates taking GMAT preparation should be aware of the GMAT Eligibility. 

  • Qualification: Candidates who have completed 12th grade and have a Bachelor's degree in any field can apply for the GMAT 2019 exam throughout the year. Proficient in English is a must.

  • Age Limit: There is no specific age limit for candidates to seek GMAT 2019 examination.
  • To know more information about the age limit and other GMAT Exam 2019 eligibility criteria, click here.


GMAT 2019 Application form:

  • Availability: The candidate has to visit the official website to complete the GMAT 2019 registration. 

  • Credentials: The candidates should have to log in with user ID and password enter all the requirements like qualifications and personal details. Candidate can choose the date and examination location from the drop list.

  • For a detailed stepwise procedure to submit the GMAT 2019 Application Form, click here.

GMAT 2019 Admit card:

  • Login: The candidate needs to visit the official website and click on login to my account. Login with user ID and password and download the admit card, it consists of all the necessary information such as the time and date of exam.

  • Mandatory documents: Candidates should note that it is mandatory to carry the GMAT  Admit card as well as their ID proof on the day of the GMAT 2019  examination.
  • To know more information about how to download the GMAT 2019 Admit Card, click here.


GMAT 2019 Exam Pattern:

  • Questions: The scoring pattern for GMAT 2019 is unique, where when the candidate answers a question correctly, the subsequent questions become tough.

  • Level of Exam: The candidate is marked not by the number of questions he/ she got right, but for the level of difficulty he/ she faced.

  • To know more about the GMAT 2019 Exam Pattern and trends, click here.


GMAT 2019 Exam Centre: 

  • Centres: The GMAT 2019 exam will be conducted at various exam centre over 31 cities in India.

  • Venue: Details of the examination and address details are clearly mentioned on the GMAT 2019 admit card. 

  • To know more information about where the GMAT 2019 exam centre is located, click here.

GMAT Syllabus 2019:

  • Topics: The GMAT syllabus for 2019 revolves around Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude and Verbal Reasoning.
  • Level: The GMAT 2019 exam and the GMAT scores evaluates and reflects a candidate's analytical, quantitative, writing, verbal, reading and writing skills needed for management and business programmes.

  • To know more information about the GMAT 2019 Syllabus, click here.

GMAT Results 2019:

  • Declaration: When the results are declared, the candidate should visit the official website of GMAT 2019 and click on login to my account.
  • Credentials: The candidate should have to enter the user ID and password to access the GMAT 2019 results. The scorecard will reveal the percentile and marks obtained at each of every 4 sections.

  • To know more information about how to access the GMAT 2019 Results, click here.

GMAT Counselling Process 2019:

  • Score report: The GMAT counselling 2019 is a process consisting of 5 free score reports. Candidate can send their exam score through online to universities.

  • Universities: Right after the examination, the candidate has an option to add 5 programs from colleges he/she is interested in, where his/ her score report shall be sent. Admissions depend on the GMAT Score, work experience, essays, letter of recommendation, SoP or Statement of Purpose.

  • To know more information about GMAT 2019 Counselling procedure, click here.

Colleges participating in GMAT Exam 2019:

  • Colleges Accepting GMAT: There are more than 6000 colleges across the world that accept GMAT 2019 scores for admission into their MBA program.

  • As per the GMAT 2019 official guide, USA has the highest number of Universities accepting GMAT Scores.


Guidelines for GMAT 2019 examination:

On Test Day

  • The Process will include identity (ID) verification where permitted by law, the test centre administrator will also take candidates digital photo and/or signature, as well as digitally scanned palm vein pattern.

  • The candidate has to arrive at least 30 minutes before the actual examination.

  • If a candidate arrives 15 minutes after the allotted scheduled slot then he/she is not allowed inside the examination hall, and even test fee also not refundable.


At the Test Center:

  • Friends or relatives who accompany the candidate to the test centre are not permitted to wait in the centre or contact candidate while the candidate is taking the test.

  • Personal items are not permitted in the testing room, and testing aids are not allowed at any time in the test centre.

  • Candidate can store personal items before being seated at the workstation and keep in mind that storage space is limited.

  • Sharp objects and other harmful objects are not allowed on the premises and may not be stored in the provided lockers.


Testing Room:

  • The GMAT exam is administered in a room with a private computer workstation. Testing premises are subject to audio/video recording.

  • On occasion, weather conditions or other circumstances beyond the test administrator's control may require a delayed start or the rescheduling of the test.

  • If technical problems, weather conditions, or other circumstances necessitate cancelling test session or prevent reporting of scores, Candidate will either be offered the opportunity to schedule another test free of charge or receive a full refund of the original test fee.

  • Testing must begin promptly once the candidate is seated at the computer.


Code of conduct:

  • Candidate can take two optional breaks; if break time exceeds the time allowed, the extra time will be deducted from your remaining test time.

  • Dress comfortably and be prepared to adapt if the room temperature changes.

  • Candidate will not be permitted to leave the testing room without the test administrator’s permission.

  • The candidate generally is required to provide a digital palm vein pattern any time, entering the testing room to verify the identity confirmed during check-in.

  • Candidate will not be allowed to eat, drink, or use tobacco while in the testing room; however, they may access food and drink during your scheduled breaks.

  • Access to telephones, cellular (mobile) phones, or other communication devices or test aids such as calculators will not be permitted at any time in the test centre, during the test session or during breaks.

  • If any problem occurs with the computer, need to replace a keyboard, or require any other assistance, the candidate needs to raise their hand and notify the test administrator.

  • The candidate may not leave the testing room while timed sections of the test are being administered.


GMAT 2019 Contact Details:

Email: GMATCandidateServicesAPAC@pearson.com
Telephone: +852-3077-4926, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. AEST
In India: +91 120-439-7830, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Indian Standard Time
Fax: +91-120-4001660

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GMAT 2019 Important Dates

GMAT 2019 Important Dates Summary:

Application Process: 

  • The GMAT 2019 exam registration is available throughout the year.

  • The GMAT 2019 test is on an ongoing basis and it is up to the Candidate to apply for the GMAT 2019 at any time of the year.

  • Candidate keeping in mind that the results must be in time for the application dates at various college.

Examination Dates:

  •  The examination dates are to be chosen by the candidate accordingly from a list of available dates during that month/ period.

Rescheduling and retaking the GMAT:

  • If candidate rescheduled more than 7 days $50 is refunded.

  • Rescheduled less than 7 days no refund

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GMAT 2019 Eligibility

GMAT 2019 Eligibility Summary:

Age Limit for GMAT 2019:

  •  The minimum age limit to apply for the GMAT 2019 exam is 18 years. 

  • The candidate whose age is below the age of 18 years to get written permission from a parent or legal guardian.

Qualifying Exam for GMAT 2019:

  • The candidate who completed 12th and holds's a Bachelor's degree in any field, can apply for the GMAT exam throughout the year.

Marks Required for GMAT 2019:

  • The Candidate must have scored a minimum of 60% marks in their respective Bachelor's Degree field to be eligible.

Number of Attempts

  •  The candidate is eligible to attempt the GMAT exam only 5 times in a duration of 12 months.
  • It is mandatory that to be a minimum gap of 16 days before two GMAT attempts. 

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GMAT 2019 Application Process

GMAT 2019 Application Process Summary:

Steps to register for the application process:

  • Official website: Log on to the official website for GMAT and create an Account by click on the tab “Take GMAT Exam”.

  • Date and location: Click on “Find Test Dates” under ‘the GMAT Exam’ head and enter the location and click on the Search button.

  • Test centres: A list of available GMAT Test Centers will be displayed.

  • Once the convenient GMAT test centre is selected, click on the Next button.

Note: One can select up to three GMAT Exam Centers in order to compare the availability. 

  • Credentials: Once you have finalized your GMAT test centre and date, provide your personal details such as name, email address, contact number, etc.

  • Create Account: Once you have successfully entered all the details, click on “Create Account”.

  • Access: candidate account will be created and now you have an access to your account.

  • Appointment: An appointment is scheduled once you complete the registration process.

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GMAT 2019 Application Form Details

GMAT 2019 Application Form Details Summary:

Modes of Payment: 

There are various acceptable modes of payment for the GMAT exam, the candidate can pay via both online and offline.

The Candidates applying Online can make the payment using any one of the following modes.

  • Credit Cards And Debit Cards

  • Visa

  • MasterCard

  • American Express

  • JCB

Candidates applying Offline for the GMAT exam can make the fee payment by any of the following (only applicable if the application is being sent by Post):

  • Cashier’s cheque

  • Money Orders

  • Personal cheque

Examination Fee: The Examination fee for GMAT exam is USD $250/-.

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GMAT 2019 Admit Card

GMAT 2019 Admit Card Summary:

  • Availability: The GMAT 2019 Admit Card can be downloaded from the official website of GMAT.

  • Alerts: Candidates who have subscribed to the email alerts will be informed through an email to download their GMAT admit card before a few days of the scheduled GMAT exam.

  • Credentials: The candidates should have to enter important credentials like Email ID and Password and click on the submit button to get the admit card for GMAT 2019.
  • Details on GMAT Admit Card: The GMAT Admit card will contain all the necessary information such as the candidate’s name and roll number, the time and the date of examination.


Admit Card for GMAT 2019: 

  • Rules: The GMAT Admit card also contains the important instructions the candidate must follow in order to understand the rules and regulations of the GMAT exam.
  • Note: Candidates should note that it is mandatory to carry the GMAT Admit card as well as their ID proof on the day of the GMAT examination.

  • Candidates failing to provide the Admit Card on the examination day will not be allowed to give the exam.

Documents to be carried along with Admit Card: Candidates should note that it is mandatory to bring the GMAT Admit card as well as their ID proof on the day of GMAT examination.

The following is a list of Valid ID proofs:

  • International Passport.

  • Government-issued driver’s license.

  • Government-issued national/state/province identity card.

  • Military identity card.

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GMAT 2019 Exam Pattern

GMAT 2019 Exam Pattern Summary:

  • Mode of GMAT Exam: GMAT is a computer-based exam which is held at a test centre chosen by the Candidate.

  • Duration of Exam: The duration of the GMAT exam is 3.5 hours, but it stretches to 4 including the breaks.

Marking Scheme for GMAT Exam: 

  • The scoring pattern for GMAT is unique, and the secret to the Pearson organization.
  • When the candidate answers a question correctly, the algorithm that used in the GMAT examination provides the subsequent questions become tougher and tougher.

  • Likewise, When the candidate answers a question incorrectly, the subsequent question is easier.

  • Marks Alotted: According to a survey, the overall GMAT Score ranges from around 200 to 800 which measures performance on the quantitative and verbal sections jointly, and the performance on the Analytical Writing Assessment and the Integrated Reasoning sections count separately.

The GMAT score of Verbal and Quantitative ranges from 0 to 60. An average GMAT score lies between 9 to 45 in verbal and 7 to 50 for quantitative. 

  • Verbal and Quantitative scores cannot be compared to each other but can be compared across all GMAT test Administrations. 

Exam Paper Sections: The GMAT exam consists of four sections mainly:

  • Analytical Writing Assessment: 30 Minutes, 01 Question, 0-6 Scoring range.

  • Integrated Reasoning: 30 Minutes, 12 Questions, 1-8 Scoring range.

  • Quantitative: 75 Minutes, 37 Questions, 0-60 Scoring range.

  • Verbal: 75 Minutes, 41 Questions, 0-60 Scoring range.

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GMAT 2019 Syllabus

GMAT 2019 Syllabus Summary:

Syllabus for Analytical Assessment section of GMAT:  This is the first section of the GMAT Examination. This section includes ONE of the following essays.

  • Argument essay

  • Issue essay

Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude section of GMAT: The Quantitative Aptitude measures the ability to solve quantitative problems and interpret graphical data.

  • Problem-solving in Arithmetic, Algebra and Geometry.

  • Data sufficiency.

Syllabus for Integrated Reasoning section of GMAT:  This is the second section of the GMAT, this section measures your overall ability to understand and evaluate the multiple origins and types of information like verbal, numeric and graphical. These are the type of questions asked in the integrated reasoning section.

  • Multi-Source Reasoning.

  • Table Analysis.

  • Graphics Interpretation

  • Two-Part Analysis

Syllabus for Verbal Reasoning section of GMAT: The Verbal Section measures the candidate’s ability to read and comprehend the given material and to reason and further evaluate arguments, followed by correcting the material to form to a standard written English.

  • Reading comprehension

  • Sentence correction

  • Critical reasoning  

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GMAT 2019 Results

GMAT 2019 Results Summary:

Availability of Results: 

  • The GMAT scores are provided immediately as soon as you finish your GMAT exam.

  • This is an unofficial GMAT result which will not be accepted by your institution, and will also not contain the score of the Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) GMAT section. 

  • It is up to the Candidate if to keep or cancel the GMAT Result score.

  • If a candidate accepts the GMAT Result score, then it would be the Final GMAT Result score and an official mail would be sent to your registered email consisting of your GMAT Result Score Card within three weeks of the GMAT test.

  • Note that a cancelled GMAT result score can be retrieved within a time period of 60 days by paying a fee of USD 100, after 60 days, a cancelled GMAT Result score cannot be accessed.

How to Obtain GMAT Score Card: 

  • The GMAT Result score is accessible on the official website of GMAT. Once it is made available, it can be accessed at any time of the year.

  • The candidates will also be sent an email to their registered Email ID which will include a unique link, within 20 days of taking the GMAT test to view their official GMAT score report.

  • The email will be with complete instructions about accessing the GMAT Result score.

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GMAT 2019 Counselling

GMAT 2019 Counselling Summary:

The following is the process for getting admission into colleges across the world accepting GMAT scores:

  • The GMAT fee consists of 5 free score reports.

  • It is advised to plan the programs and colleges the candidate is interested in early, so as to fill up the details fast and calmly.

  • Candidate must research what career he/she wants to change and geographically to be able to wisely pick the perfect school.

  • Harvard Business School and Ross Business School are more into General MBA.

  • University of Virginia Darden School of Business and Mc Donough School of Business, Georgetown University are more D.C. focussed.

  • University of California, Los Angeles is noted for Media, Kellog School of Management for marketing, while some others are for consulting.

  • Admissions depend on the GMAT Score, work experience, essays, letter of recommendation, SoPs or Statement of Purpose and of course some luck.

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Colleges which accept [GMAT]


Want to get in ?
Ramisetty
Post Graduate Diploma in Management [PGDM], batch of 2017
16 Apr 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
10/10

Indus Business Academy one of the best institute and it is in top 1% of B-Schools. MAT, CAT, and GMAT are the eligibility criteria for applying for courses in this institute with 60% aggregate. I personally took MAT as my entrance exam and got an average of 75% and got a seat there. The facilities that this college provides is not less than other colleges like IIM'S. If you want to lead in your corporate career then this is the best option.



Want to get in ?
Sujal
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2019
03 Mar 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
8/10

A bachelor's degree (minimum 10+2+3 years of formal education) or equivalent in any discipline At least 5 years of full time post qualification managerial/professional experience as on March 31, 2018. Valid GMAT Score (taken within last 36 months of application date).



Want to get in ?
Gourav
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2018
25 Feb 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
7/10

I took admission through GMAT My college took GD and interview They asked all subject related questions it was not that tough I cleared it easily



Want to get in ?
Mithel
Post Graduate Diploma in Management [PGDM], batch of 2019
21 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

50% of graduation course MAT, GMAT are the exams for qualifying.



Want to get in ?
Karthik
Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Finance), batch of 2018
19 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
9/10

 

The student who completed the bachelor's degree with the aggregate of 50% is eligible to get the admission in this college. CMAT, CAT, XAT, MAT, ATMA, and GMAT are some of the entrance exams to get the admission this college.



Want to get in ?
Pavan
Master of Business Administration [MBA] (International Business), batch of 2019
05 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
6/10

Any national level MBA exam will get you qualified for admission but with others steps too. As it is a prestigious school there will be a sequence of good and interviews which will lead to the successful admission into the school. I gave my GMAT for admission to our school. Cutoffs vary with competition and applications.



Want to get in ?
Tanya
Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Human Resource Management), batch of 2018
20 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
8/10

The admission procedure for admission is through exams like CAT, GMAT etc. If the percentile or marks clear the cutoff then there is an interview round after which the selection is done. I gave CAT and I am pursuing MBA in HR.



Want to get in ?
Prashanth
Post Graduate Diploma in Management [PGDM], batch of 2018
02 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
7/10

To get admission in this college, the candidate must clear the NPAT exam and must have passed the 12th from a recognized institute. Standardized scores like GMAT are also accepted.



Want to get in ?
Joshi
Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Agri-Business), batch of 2010
28 Nov 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
6/10

To get admission in this college, the candidate must clear the GMAT/KMAT exam and must have passed the 12th from a recognized institute. Minimum 75% cutoff mark is required.



Want to get in ?
Gnanesh
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2016
08 Nov 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
10/10

The candidate must be a graduate in any discipline and must clear the GMAT / GRE exam to get admission in this college. Minimum 740 cutoff mark in GMAT and 320 cutoff mark in GRE is required.



Discussion Forum



Q
Is Coachin an exam centre?

I wanted to know whether Cochin is an examination centre of GMAT and are there any nearby centres?

Asked By: Punish Tiwari,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Punish,

Yes, Cochin is an exam centre. There are several other exam centres nearby Cochin 


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How to score perfect scores in GMAT?

How to score perfect 800 in GMAT?

Asked By: Inder Khanna,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Inder,

Thanks for your question. There is no hard and fast rule to score perfect marks but following reference books and solving mock paper assures good results.


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Is there any Mock or Sample papers available for GMAT Exam?

Hi I am Jaga, I want to know whether mock test are carried out or any sort of sample papers are available for GMAT?

Asked By: Jaga Rampi,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Jaga,

The mock paper for GMAT EXAM IS


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I want to know regarding the Syllabus for GMAT

Hi I am Pratik , Can you suggest Aptitude syllabus for GMAT?

Asked By: Pratik Singh,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Pratik, 

Thanks for your question

The syllabus for GMAT is


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GMAT 2017 Algebra

Will the GMAT exam test the candidate's on Algebra?

Asked By: Riley Francis,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes, the GMAT exam tests the candidate's knowledge of algebra, geometry, etc.


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GMAT 2017 Computer adaptive test

Will the GMAT exam be a computer adaptive test?

Asked By: Mikesh Chowdhary,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes, the GMAT exam is a computer adaptive test.


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GMAT 2017 Gap Period

What should be the gap period between the two attempts?

Asked By: Janice Fernandes,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The candidate should make sure that there is a gap period of at least 16 days between the two attempts.


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GMAT 2017 authority

Who administers the GMAT exam?

Asked By: Claire Royan,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The GMAT exam is administered by the US-based Pearson VUE, under the strict direction of the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC).


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GMAT 2017 basis of testing

What is the basis of testing in the GMAT exam?

Asked By: Shamita Rao,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The GMAT exam tests the candidate's analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English through a computer adaptive algorithm.


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GMAT 2017 Purpose

Why is the GMAT exam conducted?

Asked By: Asha Ronald,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The GMAT exam is used by 5,900+ programs across 2,000+ universities and institutions across the world as a part of their selection criteria for admissions.



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