The GMAT 2017 (Graduate Management Admission test)
is a International level entrance exam managed by the GMAC (Graduate Management
Admission Council). It is organized to provide admissions in undergraduate
management courses offered by foreign institutions and universities. More than
6,000 graduate business school programmes world-wide consider GMAT score for
admission in management courses offered by them. GMAT exam is available in 114
countries with more than 600 test centers around the world. Here in this
article we are providing information related to GMAT 2017 including
registration, eligibility, important dates,
There is not any fixed eligibility criteria mentioned for GMAT exam. Candidates should meet the basic eligibility criteria for this exam which is mentioned below:
The GMAT exam pattern consists of mainly four sections which will test the candidate's’ abilities on various parameters. These are – Writing, Reasoning, Verbal and Quantitative skills. The GMAT exam will be conducted in a time span of 3 hours and 30 minutes. GMAT scores are given with an increment of 10 point for example: 550, 560, 570 etc.
No. of questions
The most important question that anyone preparing for GMAT faces is when to start preparing for GMAT? There are no fixed official GMAT dates, you can choose any date according to your convenience and availability. In case you need to retake the GMAT exam you can do so after 16 days. You can take or retake the GMAT exam after every 16 days. You can appear for the exam a maximum of five times in a year. Ideally you are recommended to register yourself two to three months before the exam date. If you register online or by phone, you can get yourself registered as late as 24 hours before the exam date. But it is safer to stick to early registration as you will then have a set schedule to prepare for the exam accordingly. Even the coaching institutes recommend you register at the earliest available date so that you have a wide window of time to prepare.
The GMAT 2017 Registration is available all the time (12 months) in a year. Candidates can register for this exam as per their preference. The exam dates and center can also be scheduled as per the candidate’s choices. Candidates can apply for this exam one time within a month and not more than five times in a year. Candidates can register for GMAT exam through the official site of GMAT. The exam fee payment will be made through Visa, MasterCard, American Express and JCB cards. Payment also can make through Cashier’s Checks, Money Orders and Personal Checks. Candidates are required to pay $ US 250 exam fee. Candidates are suggested to keep safe their registration details for further process.