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Are you aspiring to pursue an advanced degree in business or management? The Graduate Management Admission Test – GMAT exam is a crucial step on your path to success.

The GMAT test is a standardized computer-based test that evaluates the skills necessary for success in graduate management programs, such as MBA (Master of Business Administration). It is administered by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) and is accepted by thousands of business schools globally.


GMAT is the top exam for getting admission to your preferred business school.

GMAT Exam Sections

  • Quantitative Reasoning: This section tests your ability to solve maths problems using basic arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and data sufficiency.
  • Verbal Reasoning: This section tests your ability to read and understand complex text, as well as your ability to make inferences and draw conclusions.
  • Integrated Reasoning: This section tests your ability to think critically and solve problems using data presented in various formats, including graphs, charts, and tables.
  • Analytical Writing Assessment: This section tests your ability to write a clear and concise essay that analyses an argument.

The Quantitative and Verbal Reasoning sections have 37 questions, the Integrated Reasoning section has 12 questions, and the Analytical Writing Assessment has one essay.

GMAT Exam Fees

The GMAT exam costs US $275 (about INR 22,800) at test centres and US $300 (around INR 24,600) online in India.

Test Scoring

The minimum GMAT exam score required for admission to a business school varies depending on the school. However, most schools have a minimum score of 600 or 650. A high GMAT test score can give you a significant advantage in the admissions process, so it is essential to prepare for the test thoroughly.

Test Duration

The total testing time is approximately 3 hours and 7 minutes, excluding optional breaks. Here’s a breakdown of the time allocation for each section

  • Analytical Writing Assessment: 30 minutes
  • Integrated Reasoning: 30 minutes
  • Quantitative Reasoning: 62 minutes
  • Verbal Reasoning: 65 minutes

Why Choose the GMAT?

The GMAT exam is the gold standard in graduate business school admissions, recognised and respected by universities worldwide. It is specifically designed for individuals planning to pursue a graduate business degree, such as an MBA (Master of Business Administration) or other business-related master’s or doctoral programs. It is a requirement for admission to many business schools and is accepted by thousands of institutions worldwide.



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