What is GRE exam:-
GRE exam is an important test, which is one of the most important assessments if you want to educate yourself by graduating for B-school (Business) or law school or Ph.D. or giving the test, it has accepted by the most of the renowned school worldwide.
In most of top-ranked MBA, programs and law schools accept GRE scores. Universities like MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Stanford University, Caltech (California Institute of Technology) if you have seen The Big Bang Theory Sheldon Cooper worked at Caltech. Princeton University, Harvard University, Paris School of Economics and around 1200 B-schools.
GRE test your ability to go beyond a normal education, which is going to school and studying. It targets you on your understanding of all the ability mental skills it requires to test your skills in a society where a decision of business could be really important, It scales up your education because the courses at these top Universities require some above-average skills to complete graduation. It has gone through many changes in years. It is now, GRE revised General Test.
GRE Full form:-
Exam of this aptitude is GRE and its full form is Graduate Record Examination. The reason of this full form is examination is for the Graduates which test is your ability to get into Universities and they record while admitting you in the school.
GRE Exam Dates:-
Test dates and centers are notified once you have enrolled yourself for GRE. It is on the specific dates at testing locations. Appointment scheduled on first-come, First-served basis. GRE subject test held on a paper thrice in a year. It is not like other entrance exam dates it
GRE Test Dates List in UAE 2020
|November||1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 16,|
17, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 30
|December||5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17,|
20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31
Click on below link to Register for GRE Test
After the registration, it takes about four weeks for the processing of registration. Once the registration is complete, a confirmation email sent the test choice; test date and test center.
GRE exam eligibility:
There are no specific GRE test eligibility criteria to pursue a master’s degree. There has been no particular eligibility criteria for GRE exam. There are no restrictions on age or qualifications of the candidate appearing for the GRE. You will have to produce certain Identity proof before appearing for exam.
The program you apply for university or institute that offers program should own eligibility criteria. Those programs can have minimum age; experience and qualification score for GRE exam. The important eligibility of GRE is the document required for Identity. It is important to take your original passport not copied if required, with full name, photograph and signature.
GRE exam fee:
All fees criteria are in U.S. dollars these fees are in the effective of July 1, 2019 by ETS.org.
Standard test administration – GRE Subject tests, Worldwide is $150. Although apart from few countries like Australia, China, Nigeria and Turkey the price may change but All other areas of the world it is $205.
Maximum number of attempts in GRE:
GRE exam is taken once in every 21 days up to five times in a continuous rolling 12-month period. There is no maximum.
GRE exam centers in Dubai UAE:
Dubai, United Arab Emirates- APCU- 8733 AMIDEAST Dubai, Office G01, Block 2B, Knowledge Village, Al Burouj road, AL sufouh , Dubai United Arab Emirates 0000.
GRE Exam Pattern:
1. Analytical writing assessment:
Analytical thinking is mostly a requirement for all the management students and working organization employees. Analytical writing and critical thinking skills are required for the ability of fellow students to base their articulation and understand the complex ideas, it is important to base your arguments should be rhetorical, rational, focused and coherent.
Analyze an issue: If a topic is given, how you will go about it so critical thinking about the general interest that could be ascertained in the past should express in the writing. Various perspectives and applied to many different scenarios can be understood while writing analytical writing. There should be several talking points.
- Agree or Disagree and explain your reasoning.
- Agree or Disagree on developing and supporting your position.
- Agree or Disagree with reasons and to challenge your positions.
- Explain policy and explain your reasoning.
Analyze your argument: If a topic is given, your ability to go through rhetorically and have the ability to understand the topic, analyze its objectives and evaluate arguments in writing. The topic can be a passage; you need to make cases and action on the interpretation of the events. Task again is examining all the information critically.
2. Verbal Reasoning:
Vocabulary is for a start, a book Word Power made easy by Norman Lewis helps you learn these sets of Vocabulary. Always think as though you narrating a story learning sentences by sentences and read allot of stories give speeches and make changes. Read different newspapers. Read passages from different source files, interpret, and complete the sentences.
3. Quantitative Reasoning
Every entrance exam requires mathematics, In Management analytical skills for math is highly obvious, basic math is a standard form to build you an anecdote to the organization. Quantitative reasoning is math, which can be questioned from real-life.
- Prime numbers
Humans have to understand algebra it is functions, which co-exist in the most important parts of life. It has operations, functions, equations, exponents, polynomials.
Topics like all the shapes including the complex shapes, three-dimensional figures, Pythagoras, angles, and measurement of degree.
The most important field in the 21st century is the combination of Data and statistics there three forms of Statistics Descriptive, Predictive and prescriptive.
Descriptive is about describing the data mean, median, mode, standard deviation, interquartile range quartiles, and percentiles, in the graph it has bar graph, stacked bar graph, line chart, box plot, scatter plot for associations of two variables and frequency distribution including contingency table. Probability empirical, conditional, random and probability of distribution. Numbers counting of numbers, permutation, and combination, and Venn diagrams.
Quantitative reasoning does not include trigonometry, calculus or other higher-level mathematics.
GRE Vs GMAT
The most significant difference between these two GRE and GMAT is that GRE is basically used as part of admissions for a huge and wide variety of programs of graduation, while the GMAT is only used to apply for the business schools.
Why take it
The test required for admission to the most of graduate schools and renown schools of business.
The test is required by the business schools for admissions.
WHICH TEST IS EASIER, GRE OR GMAT?
The GMAT generally suits to those who have strong and powerful Quantitative and analytical skills, who can do both the things in the best possible way. Since, The GRE and The GMAT are totally different from each other in terms of admission tests, comparing the scores of the two are likely to be considered.
Quantitative Comparison on the GRE and Data Sufficiency on the GMAT that needs some preparation to get used to it.
WHAT IS THE GRE SYLLABUS?
The GRE General Test measures your verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, critical thinking, and analytical writing skills. These skills developed over a long period is not relatable to a specific field of study but are important for everyone.
GRE Test Structure
|GRE Exam Section||Number of Questions||Duration|
|Analytical writing||One “Analysis on issue” and one “Analysis on Argument” task||30 minutes per task|
|Verbal Reasoning (2 Sections)||20 questions per section||30 minutes per section|
|Quantitative reasoning(2 Sections)||20 Question per section||35 minutes per section|
- Critical thinking and analytical writing able to articulate complex ideas, base an argument and focus. Self- explanatory and opinion on an issue is necessary to test general interest of a person.
THE VERBAL REASONING SECTION
- While analyzing and drawing the conclusions from discourse; reason from incomplete data; identify author’s assumptions and/or perspective; understand multiple levels of meaning, such as literal, figurative and author’s intent.
- You have to select important points in order to distinguish major to minor to irrelevant points; summarize text; understand the structure of a text.
- Then understand the meanings of words, sentences and entire texts; understand relationships among words and among concepts
- Understand and analyse quantitative information
- solving problems by using mathematical models
- apply the basic skills and elementary concepts of all arithmetic, algebra, geometry and data analysis.
The Quantitative Reasoning section includes a calculator on-screen. If you are taking the paper-delivered test PDT, a calculator is at the test center.