GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test)
GMAT (The Graduate Management Admission Test) is consistent assessment that helps business schools measure the qualifications of applicants for advanced study in business and management. Business Schools use the test as one analyst of academic performance in an MBA program or in other graduate management programs.
The GMAT exam measures basic verbal mathematical and analytical writing skills that you have developed over a long period of time in your education and work. The GMAT indicates which students will manage well in business school. GMAT is a Computer Adaptive Test and it is administered by ETS (Educational Testing Services) the combined length of the exam is 3.5 hours but when you add on administrative stuff and breaks in between sections you could easily spend up to 5 hours. The score is generally valid for 5 years. The GMAT consists of four main sections—Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative, and Verbal. You have three and a half hours in which to take the exam, but plan for a total time of approximately four hours to include optional breaks.
he following provides a quick snapshot of the different sections, number of questions, question types, allotted time for each section, and total time.
GMAT Score can be measured between 200 to 800.