July, 2017


Want to Study Abroad: GRE or GMAT or BOTH?

A large number of Indian students are opting to pursue their Masters in Business Administration degrees from universities abroad, and rightly so. With excellent infrastructure, research facilities as well as enhancement of career and job opportunities, a global MBA is the way ahead for many budding managers and entrepreneurs. And with an increase in the number of colleges accepting both GMAT and GRE score, the confusion mounts.…which exam to take? Each has a similar format, is standardized and adaptive, accepted widely across the world and offers the applicant flexibility. So…which exam to choose? GMAT or GRE? Well, we are here to make your life simple and help you choose.

Here's a little about both the exams. Hopefully, It helps you make a more informed decision



Conducted by

Graduate Management Aptitude Test conducted by GMAC is a standardized & computerized adaptive test which is generally accepted for entrance to B-schools across the world

Graduates Record Examination, conducted by ETS is a standardized aptitude test for admissions to post graduate degree courses around the world

Accepted by/ for

All reputed business schools for admission to its post graduate programs in management

All reputed universities for a variety of postgraduate degree programs including management

Test Structure

Analytical Writing Section with one essay (30 minutes)
Quantitative Section (75 minutes)
Verbal Section (75 minutes)
Integrated Reasoning (30 minutes)

Analytical Writing Section with 2 essays (75 minutes)
2 Verbal Sections (30 minutes each)
2 Quantitative Sections (35 minutes each)
Experimental Section (either Verbal or Quantitative) (30 minutes)

Test Format

Computerized adaptive test

Both paper and computerized adaptive formats are available

Score Range

200 - 800 in 10 point increment

130 - 170 in 1 point increment

Score Validity

5 years

5 years


$250~ approx INR15,000

$195~ approx INR 11,700


After every 31 days to a maximum of 5 attempts in a calendar year

After every 21 days to a maximum of 5 attempts in a year (continuous rolling 12 month period from the beginning of the first test)

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