The Graduate Record Examination is an international test taken to estimate verbal, mathematical, and analytical skills of applicants who want to get admission in colleges and universities. The Graduate Record Examination is simply known as GRE. The GRE test measures:
Measures critical thinking and analytical writing skills, specifically the test taker’s ability to express ideas clearly and effectively.
Measures reading comprehension skills and verbal and analogical reasoning skills, focusing on the test taker’s ability to analyze and evaluate written material.
Measures problem-solving ability, focusing on basic concepts of arithmetic, algebra, geometry and data analysis.
This test helps universities or colleges to measure the ability of applicants for advanced education. It also helps in measuring verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, critical thinking and analytical writing skills of a candidate. GRE is generally considered to be an entrance requirement for Engineering and Sciences Programs, just the SAT is a requirement for undergraduate programs and GMAT for business or management programs.
The Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) General Test is a multiple-choice admission test for applicants to graduate schools. GRE Is conducted under the direction of the Graduate Record Examination Board which is a non-profit organization of graduate business schools worldwide. The GRE is available at about 700 test centers in more than 160 countries. In most regions of the world, the computer-based test is available on a continuous basis throughout the year.
Advantages of GRE
Prospective graduate applicants take the General Test. GRE test scores are used to get admissions for students who want to get admission in colleges and universities. The scores provide common measures for comparing the qualifications of applicants and aid in evaluating grades and recommendations.