GRE Exam

Graduate Record Examinations or GRE is important thing for many graduate schools in the English speaking countries. It is created and administered by Educational Testing Service ( ETS ). The exam focus to measure the candidate's verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, analytical writing, critical thinking skills.

GRE scores varies from college to college and departments within the college.

2 types of GRE tests are available.

1) Computer Based Test.

2) Paper Based Test.

             a) It is only available where computer based test is unavailable.

             b) 3 times a year. October, November & February

Computer based general test consists of 6 sections.

1) Analytical Reasoning Section

2) 2 Verbal Reasoning Sections

3) 2 Quantitative Reasoning Sections

4) Experimental or research section

Experimental section does not involved in the final score calculation, but it is important for higher steps.

Total exam hour is 3 hours, 45 minutes. 1 minute break after each section & 10 minutes after 3rd section.

Syllabus for Quantitative Reasoning

1) Algebra

2) Arithmetic

3) Geometry

4) Data Analysis

GRE simply act as a common measure for comparing candidate's qualifications . [ Candidate's those who are coming from different universities all over the world ]

First you have to create a GRE Account in ETS Website. Create an account
You can register for test from here 

GRE revised test$175
Later registration ( Paper based test online regn only )$25
Stand by Test ( Paper based test )$50
Rescheduling Fee$50
Changing the test center$50

To confirm about new fee structure please click here

GRE Test Scores are valid for 5 years after the testing year.

As per revised schedule, score for different test are mentioned below.
Test TypeScore
Verbal Reasoning130 - 170, in 1 point increments
Quantitative Reasoning130 - 170, in 1 point increments
Analytical Writing0 - 6 , in 1/2 point increments

Score Reporting Date

1) Computer Based Test
     Scores will be sent to you approximately 10 - 15 days after the test date.

2) Paper Based Test
      Scores will be sent to you 6 weeks after the test date.

View Scores online
-> First  Create GRE Account
(a) computer based test
       -> View score service available 10 - 15 days after the test date
(b) Paper based test
       -> View score online service available 6 weeks after the test date